Course

ARAB 201 Intermediate Arabic

Professor

Hezi Brosh

CRN

17420

 

Schedule

Tu Wed Th 10:30- 11:50 am Olin LC120

Distribution

OLD: D

NEW: Foreign Language, Literature & Culture

Cross-listed: Middle East Studies

This course will focus on the functional use of Arabic in a natural communication setting. The four basic linguistic skills will be dealt with simultaneously. Active and passive lexicon as well as advanced grammatical structures will be taught through exposure to a wide range of texts. Aspects of Arab culture and differences between Modern Standard Arabic and the spoken language will be highlighted. Conducted mainly in Modern Standard Arabic. On-line registration

 

Course

ARAB 301 Advanced Arabic

Professor

Youssef Yacoubi

CRN

17543

 

Schedule

Tu Th Fr 1:00 2:20 pm Olin 302

Distribution

OLD: D

NEW: Foreign Language, Literature & Culture

Cross-listed: Middle East Studies

The course focuses on developing a significant level of linguistic and communicative competence in the language. The four linguistic skills will be dealt with simultaneously. Modern literary and expository texts, as well as a selection of texts from Arab media will be read to expand active and passive lexicon and grammatical structures. Differences between modern standard Arabic as well as aspects of Arab cultures will be highlighted. On-line registration