Vision

The Center seeks to build cross-cultural communication and understanding by teaching a number of foreign languages, including: Arabic to non-native speakers.

Mission

To provide students with linguistic and knowledge skills that will enable them to communicate effectively and hence enhance cultural ties with other peoples.

Objectives
  • Teach a number of foreign languages that do not belong to UOP language departments, such as: German, Spanish, Chinese, Hebrew and Turkish.
  • Teach Arabic to non-native speakers of Arabic: special attention shall be given to this objective due to the increased demand of learning Arabic language in USA, Europe and East Asia for economic, commercial, political and social reasons.
  • Prepare the curricula for the foreign language courses taught at the Center.
  • Prepare the curricula for the Arabic language courses for speakers of other languages (ASOL). 
  • Prepare and conduct placement tests for the foreign languages taught at the Center.
  • Prepare and conduct placement tests for the Arabic language courses for speakers of other languages (ASOL).
  • Offer English Language courses to Petra University employees.  
  • Contact the diplomatic missions and organizations in Jordan to provide the Center with language corners that will consolidate the teaching process. 
  • Provide training and workshops for teachers of foreign languages and teachers of Arabic to non-native speakers. 
  • Offer simultaneous translation courses. and
  • Prepare and conduct English Language Placement Test.
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