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|Program Name:||MA in Teaching Arabic for Speakers of Other Languages (TASOL)|
|Institution:||King Saud University|
|Address:||P O Box 4274|
|Contact Person:||Majed Alhamad, Dr.|
|Other Program Specialties:||- Second Language Acquisition of Arabic
- Teaching Arabic as a Second Language
|Language/Language Family Specialization(s):||
|Program Size:||Medium (11-25 students)|
|Program Description:||This program enables students to become professional teachers and specialists in the field of Arabic Applied Linguistics. It covers a variety of scientific areas in the field of Arabic Applied Linguistics, such as: methods and techniques of teaching Arabic to speakers of other languages, second language acquisition, performing contrastive studies and error analysis, principles of testing, language learning strategies, and principles of psychology related to language learning and teaching processes.
Furthermore, this proposed program offers training for prospective teachers and enables them to conduct research, analyze language materials, become aware of language planning and the diversity of foreign cultures, and practice using state-of-the-art teaching aids in a real classroom environment.
|Available Financial Aid:||King Saud University offers full scholarships for all the students accepted in the program.|
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