Arabic Courses - Fall 2018
ARAB 10100 - Standard Arabic Level I
Section 1: MTWR (9:30-10:20)
Section 2: MTWR (10:30-11:20)
Section 3: MTWR (2:30-3:20)
Introduction to Modern Standard Arabic: the writing and sound systems, and systematic presentation of basic grammatical structures. Reading, writing, and vocabulary building are emphasized throughout. The course also includes an introduction to Arab culture. No previous knowledge of Arabic required. Permission of department required. Typically offered Fall Spring. Credit hours: 3.000.
ARAB 11100 - Elementary Standard Arabic Conversation I
Section 1: Thursday (9:30-10:20)
Section 2: Thursday (1:30-2:20)
Development of oral skills for self-expression. Guided practice in conversation to enhance communicative competence. Group discussions in Standard Arabic on practical topics. Credit hours: 1.000. Highly recommended for students taking ARAB 101.
ARAB 11200 - Elementary Standard Arabic Conversation II
Development of oral skills for self-expression. Guided practice in conversation to enhance communicative competence. Small group discussions in Standard Arabic on practical topics. May be taken concurrently with ARAB 10200.
ARAB 20100 - Standard Arabic Level III
(MWTR – 1:30-2:20)
This course is designed to allow students to use the grammar and vocabulary acquired in the first two semesters in dealing with specific social situations. Continued improvement of conversational, reading, and writing abilities and expansion of vocabulary.Typically offered Fall Spring. 3.000 Credit hours.
ARAB 280 Arabic Culture (TR - 12:00-1:15)
A historical and literary survey of defining characteristics of Arabic culture from pre-Islamic times to the modern period. Typically offered Fall Spring. 3.000 Credit hours.
Course satisfies core CLA requirement in Gender Issues & counts towards Minors in Arabic, Islamic Studies, and Majors in CMPL and Women's Studies.
Tought in English. No prerequisites
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