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Arabic Language Center (ALC)

Arabic language Center (ALC)

Arabic language Center (ALC) is a specialized academic center which follows P.U.A institution, the center offers accredited certificates issued by the university.

The center aims to serve all the activities of the Arabic language inside and outside the university; it also characterized by the study that follows the latest educational methods that improve student language skills.

With the starting of Autumn 2013 / 2014, Arabic language Centre (ALC) continues in the performance of its mission of teaching Arabic as a first language in our society.

In addition to the fact that the Arabic language is one of the vital languages that has a Prominent rank on the global level in the contemporary society.

The center aims to serve all the activities of the Arabic language inside and outside the university; it also characterized by the study that follows the latest educational methods that improve student language skills.

History

In the Spring of 2013, Pharos University took the decision number (12) ,2013 to launch the Arabic language Center (ALC) to be responsible for all activities and teaching Arabic language within the university. Not only is it one more step on the road to sustainable development, but also one which strives to meet the diverse needs and interests of students. It is a step which also aims at preserving and promoting the Arabic language.

Vision

The Arabic Language Center at Pharos University strives to become an educational edifice, where both Egyptian and non-Egyptian students, acquire and learn the Arabic language and culture, in the interest of preserving and promoting the Arabic language.

Mission

The Arabic Language Center at Pharos University PUA welcomes native and non-native speakers of Arabic and helps them reach a level of proficiency in a learner friendly environment.

Objectives

1. Using the Arabic language as a means of communication.

2. Correcting common linguistic errors.

3. Enabling students to express themselves using this language through MSA (Modern Standard Arabic).

4. Developing a comprehensive reading knowledge of Arabic.

Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language (TAFL)

Objectives (TAFL) Programs

  1. Full comprehension of Modern Standard Arabic (the language of culture, media and communication) in different life-like situations.
  2. Communication in Arabic through conversation.
  3. Self-expression in either Modern Standard Arabic or Egyptian colloquial Arabic.
  4. Comprehensive reading knowledge of Arabic.
  5. Functional writing in Arabic for various life-like situations.

 

In its pursuit of these objectives, the Center makes available all Pharos University facilities, which include next to well qualified teachers, up-to-date language labs, as well as various educational media tools.  The Center also provides exclusive in- language activities, such as:-

 

  • Experiencing the language through life-like situations that learners, guided by their teachers, prepare and act out.
  • Transcribing recorded media scripts such as news bulletins and talk shows, and training learners to re-deliver them in the well- equipped studios of the University.
  • Training learners to follow Arabic news channels such as “Al-Hurra”, “Arabia” and “Al-Jazeera”.
  • Developing appreciation for, and oral reading of Arabic poetry.
  • Practicing elocution
  • Having access to University sporting areas.
  • Organizing concerts and artistic, cultural and social events.

• The Center also offers special courses: foreigners who wish to experience life in the Egyptian environment are offered a course of Egyptian colloquial language for 13 weeks, 6 hours per week.

• The Center welcomes those who prefer independent learning. For fellows in particular fields: engineering, medicine, maritime transport; foreign consultants in oil or tourism, the focus is geared towards culture and communication in life-like situations.

Find Us:

Pharos University in Alexandria – Alexandria  –  Canal Mahmoudiah  Street ,  Smouha , Alexandria , Egypt.

Inside the campus – the theoretical building – First  floor.

Office :  D106 – D108

 

Contact us

Telephone:+(203)3877325  ,   +(203)3877218 ,  +(203)3877200

Fax  number :03 3830249

Email:  arabic.center@pua.edu.eg

aboutmam.ahmed@pua.edu.eg 

 marwa.helmy@pua.edu.eg

Website: www.pua.edu.eg