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BASIC CONVERSATIONAL ARABIC

Short Course: Basic Conversational Arabic

 

Objectives:

This course will help students to be able to read, write, speak and understand Arabic Language for their basic daily usage. Simple syntax will be applied and students will be doing few hands on activities to practice their Arabic language proficiency.

 

Contents:

  1. Introduction to Arabic alphabet and sounds
  2. Place of articulation
  3. Arabic language and mother tongue
  4. Nous, signal nouns, pronouns
  5. Verbs variation
  6. Numerals
  7. Preposition and conjunctions
  8. Adjectives
  9. Day / Telling time / months / seasons
  10. Basic daily dialogues / conversational

CONVERSATIONAL ARABIC (Intermediate)

Short Course: Conversational Arabic (Intermediate)

 

Objectives:
This course will help particpants to be able to read, write, speak and understand Arabic Language for their basic daily usage. Simple syntax will be applied and students will be doing few hands on activities to practice their Arabic language proficiency.

 

Contents:
Course Outline
At the end of the lessons, the participants should be able to use Arabic.

 

1. Arabic Pronunciation
2. Greetings
3. Numerals & Telling Time
4. Verbs & Variations
5. Nouns
6. Adjectives & Comparisons
7. Conjunctions & Prepositions
8. Family & Pronouns

Objectives

This course will enable participants to converse using simple sentences in Mandarin.

1. Provide opportunities to communicate with friends of a different race
2. Understand and appreciate different cultures
3. Build cohesion among different races

Course Outline

  1. Introducing the Chinese Language
  2. Pronunciation and Phonetics
  3. Self-Introduction
  4. Vowels, consonants and diphthongs
  5. Simple Introductory Sentences
  6. Phrases for Greeting
  7. Pronouns and possessive pronouns
  8. Tenses
  9. Present, past and continuous tenses
  10. Numbers
  11. Group discussions
  12. Days, weeks, months and years
  13. Money: dollars and cents
  14. At the food restaurant
  15. To orders dishes, to name bowls, plates, spoons, chopsticks, to communicate with the waiters
  16. Basic Conversation Practices
  17. At the shopping mall
  18. Festival: X'mas, Chinese NY, Deepavali, Hari Raya
  19. Places: bank, post office, hospital
  20. Group discussion
  21. Traffic: mrt, bus,taxi,lorry, ferry, air plane....
  22. Telephone conversation
  23. Introduction and hands-on session on Chinese culture

Basic Conversational Mandarin II

  

Objectives

This course will enable participants to converse using simple sentences in Mandarin.
1. Provide opportunities to communicate with friends of a different race
2. Understand and appreciate different cultures
3. Build cohesion among different races

 

Course Outline
At the end of the lessons, the participants should be able to use Mandarin to:

 

  1. Self-Introduction
  2. Introducing to Chinese Language
  3. Revision on Pronunciation and Phonetics
  4. Start simple basic conversation in daily life
  5. Sentence Structure - construct longer phrases to handle exchanges with sufficient ease
  6. Basic grammar for sentence construction to carry out short conversation
  7. Adjectives, including topics on nouns (gender and number) and descriptions
  8. Talking about your family, daily routine and hobbies
  9. Communication at work, home, social functions
  10. Asking for and giving directions or information in places such as: hotels, airport, town etc
  11. Learning new words and constructing simple sentences on Overseas Travel
  12. Everyday Situations/Dialogues
  13. Practical, Role Playing & Language Games
  14. More hands-on session on Chinese cultures

Basic Conversational Mandarin III

 Course Outline 

At the end of the lessons, the participants should be able to use Mandarin to
Ø greet friends
Ø ask for directions
Ø understanding simple instructions
Ø tell time
Ø count numbers
Ø buy things
Ø weather report
Ø my ambition
Ø visiting senior citizens
Ø name objects in their daily life
Ø healthy body
Ø feelings
Ø my family
Ø in the classroom
Ø know about Chinese Culture

 

Conversational Malay 1

  

Objectives

This course will enable participants to converse using simple sentences in Malay.


1. Provide opportunities to communicate with friends of a different race
2. Understand and appreciate different cultures
3. Build cohesion among different races

 

Course Outline
At the end of the lessons, the participants should be able to use Malay to:

 

  1. Greet friends
  2. Ask for directions
  3. Understanding simple instructions
  4. Tell time
  5. Count numbers
  6. Buy things
  7. Weather report
  8. My ambition
  9. Visiting senior citizens
  10. Name objects in their daily life
  11. Healthy body
  12. Feelings
  13. My family
  14. In the classroom
  15. Know about Chinese Culture

Conversational Malay II

 

 Objectives

This course will enable participants to converse using simple sentences in Malay.

 

1. Provide opportunities to communicate with friends of a different race
2. Understand and appreciate different cultures
3. Build cohesion among different races

 

Course Outline
At the end of the lessons, the participants should be able to use Malay to:

 

  1. Self-Introduction
  2. Introducing to Malay Language
  3. Revision on Pronunciation and Phonetics
  4. Start simple basic conversation in daily life
  5. Sentence Structure - construct longer phrases to handle exchanges with sufficient ease
  6. Basic grammar for sentence construction to carry out short conversation
  7. Adjectives, including topics on nouns (gender and number) and descriptions
  8. Talking about your family, daily routine and hobbies
  9. Communication at work, home, social functions
  10. Asking for and giving directions or information in places such as: hotels, airport, town etc
  11. Learning new words and constructing simple sentences on Overseas Travel
  12. Everyday Situations/Dialogues
  13. Practical, Role Playing & Language Games
  14. More hands-on session on Malay cultures

Conversational Malay III

 

 

 

 

Course Outline

At the end of the lessons, the participants should be able to use Malay to
Ø greet friends
Ø ask for directions
Ø understanding simple instructions
Ø tell time
Ø count numbers
Ø buy things
Ø weather report
Ø my ambition
Ø visiting senior citizens
Ø name objects in their daily life
Ø healthy body
Ø feelings
Ø my family
Ø in the classroom
Ø know about Malay Culture