Near Eastern Languages and Cultures | Intermediate Arabic 1
A600 | 3682 | Staff

A200/A600 Intermediate Arabic I is a continuation of A150/A550.  It
will focus on the mastery of grammar, including more complex
structures, acquisition and expansion of vocabulary, and the
development of reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills.
These objectives are achieved through intensive oral/aural practice
using audio and video materials.  In addition to working on all
language skills, special attention will be given to the morphology
and syntax of Arabic.  Classes will be conducted in Arabic as much as

Required texts:
Brustad, K., al-Batal, M., and al-Tonsi, A.: Al-Kitaab fii Ta’allum
al-‘Arabiyya, Part I & II
Cowan, David. Modern Literary Arabic
Wehr, Hans. A Dictionary of Modern Standard Arabic, ed. Milton Cowan
(any edition).