Edmundsbury Court Estate Tenants & Residents Association
Edmundsbury Community Hall, 171 Ferndale Road, London SW9 8FQ
07724 819177
Mon-Sun: 9am-10pm


Courses take place on Wednesday lunchtimes in central Brixton.

  • 12-week courses which progress smoothly from one to the next
  • Between 6-20 students
  • Great facilities – high-speed wi-fi, free tea and coffee facilities
  • Free online learning platform – access class notes, materials and extra resources wherever you are


Experienced Arabic teachers

Alaa is a  committed, positive, motivated person who works as Arabic teacher in Westminster University, City Lit, International House, Morley College and other places. I hold a Psychology degree and PLLTS certificates. I have experience in teaching higher education students and other learning as well as in university and adults from different backgrounds and level. I am familiar with the different teaching material used Such as Mastering Arabic, Alkitab and Arabiyyat Alnass. I also prepare and design authentic teaching materials, I record Arabic exam material for Westminster University.


Practical, communicative learning

You will start using the language from the very start of your course through role play, games and problem-solving activities with content tailored to your needs.

You also work on grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation, enabling you to use Arabic independently in a wide range of situations.

Personal details

  • Introduction to Arabic Culture
  • The alphabet
  • Gender rules
  • Plural
  • About yourself: simple questions and answers
  • Work: professions
  • Nationalities
  • Verbs: “live” and “speak”

Everyday life

  • Daily routine
  • Numbers (0- 12)
  • Time
  • Personal pronouns
  • Verbs: “to eat ,drink, go  and work ”

Family and friends

  • Family members
  • Possessive pronouns
  • Describe others
  • Present tense 

Leisure activities

  • Sports and leisure
  • Days of the week
  • Directions and intentions
  • Personal conversations
  • Arabic culture: festivities

My week

  • Daily life vocabulary
  • Expressing reasons and intentions
  • Speech connectors
  • Past and Future

Register your interest

  • Classes are 6-20 students
  • Each term is 12 weeks
  • No classes on bank holidays
  • Courses are £90 per term
  • Unwaged £30
  • Content may vary
  • Minimum class size 6 people