Level Bands and Learning Outcome

Level Bands

Bands and sub-levels are organized as follows:

Beginner Band (two sub-levels)

In this level band, you will master the Arabic literacy skills and will be able to communicate at a basic level in the most essential everyday life situations. It consists of two sub-levels: Threshold 1 and Threshold 2. Students of both Modern Standard Arabic and Egyptian Arabic attend together at the Threshold 1 sub-level if they cannot read and write Arabic.

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Elementary A1 Band (three sub-levels)

In this level band, you develop your language skills to communicate effectively in everyday recurring situations that require direct and easy oral or written information exchange in areas of immediate need and very familiar topics. You also develop a general understanding of the basic patterns of the Arabic grammar system.

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Intermediate A2 Band (three sub-levels)

In this level band, you expand on what you learned in the previous A1 Band and further develop your language skills to process more variety of language content to communicate effectively in every day recurring communication situations and social functions that require direct and easy aural or written information exchange in familiar and frequent situations. You also develop a general understanding of the most frequent patterns of the Arabic grammar system and have more control over a limited range of irregular grammatical forms.

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B1 Band (three sub-levels)

The B1 level band enables you to maintain aural and written interaction and get across what you want to. You will be able to communicate, in a range of contexts and cope flexibly with problems in everyday life and less routine situations. Your language accuracy increases as you gain more control over commonly used patterns of the Arabic grammar system and a range of irregular grammatical forms.

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B2 Band (four sub-levels)

This level band enables you to communicate in situations that require presenting effective arguments and explaining your viewpoint on a topical issue. You will be able to take an active part in informal discussion in familiar contexts. You will also develop your Arabic language social communication and interaction with a degree of fluency and spontaneity with native speakers.

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C1 Band

At this level, learners are able to use Arabic to communicate very fluently, accurately and effectively flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes and in almost any communication setting without any prior preparation. They can produce clear, well-structured, detailed text on complex subjects. (available in one-on-one classes only)

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