Why study Arabic?

• Learn many skills which are useful in a wide range of careers, such as the ability to communicate clearly, be confident about speaking in public, use problem solving strategies and write coherently.
• The subject has been developed to help students of all abilities progress and develop a passion for language.
• Add an international dimension to your choice of GCSE subjects, which is something many employers and higher education providers look for in an employee.
• Have greater opportunities to work and/or study abroad, or work for companies in the UK with international links.
• Discuss your interests, ideas and opinions with other people who speak Arabic.
• The assessments are accessible to all students and provide a real world focus.


What will I learn?

GCSE Arabic helps you explore a wide range of topics, from celebrations and festivals, through getting by as a tourist in Arabic-speaking countries to international campaigns and events. You will learn about Arabic culture through a range of interesting topics which will add to your understanding of the language and country.



Mrs Asmaa Roushdy

Head of Arabic

Asmaa graduated from the University of Alexandria with a BA in Arabic literature. She has been teaching in international schools in the UAE for ten years. Asmaa is now working in completing her Master’s degree in “Educational Leadership and management” with the University of Nottingham, UK. 

She has one son at the college and two children at Jumeirah Primary School.






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