About the course
After completing the basics of Arabic morphology in Arabic 1, students in Arabic 2 will study the “Mazeed Feeh” chapters, irregular verbs (non-Saheeh) and the ta’leel of those verbs (to recognize the original state and morphed state of the verbs). Students will complete Arabic Tutor Volume one, followed by Arabic Tutor Volume Two.
After studying basic concepts in Arabic 1, Arabic 2 will start delving into some complex issues, which will enable the student to start recognizing lengthy word formations in the Qur’an and other Arabic texts. (4 credit hours)
About the instructors(s)
Dr. Muthanna Alkhaldi brings with him more than 20 years of Arabic Language expertise. Dr. Muthanna earned his PhD in Quranic Arabic Linguistics from the University of Baghdad. He also has a Masters in Classical Arabic Syntax and a bachelors degree in Arabic Language Studies. Currently the CEO and founder of the Texas Arabic Academy, he has shared his passion for Arabic with students in diverse settings and institutions and he developed a comprehensive curriculum to teach Classical Arabic to Non-Arabic speakers. Dr. Muthanna was a resident scholar at the Bayyinah Institute, and has also taught at Houston Community College, Rice University, Guidance College, Al-Huda University among others. Instructing beginner to advanced levels, some of his courses include Classical Arabic, Reflection of Surah Yusuf, and Rules of Understanding the Language of the Quran.