Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures
Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies Program
Advanced Arabic III
Course Description:
This is a four language skills Modern Standard Arabic language course at the advanced level.It builds up on the student’s knowledge of Arabic structures and vocabulary, aiming for higher proficiency in stylistic differences and usage. It is based on reading Arabic texts of different topics, discussing them in Arabic in the class, writing about the discussed topics.

Prerequisite:
This course is open to students who have obtained a grade of B or higher from A350.

Requirements:
Attendance and participation; written and oral homework; written and oral quizzes; midterm and final examinations.

Required Books:
Al-Kitaab fii Ta'allum al-Arabiyya, vol. III
Hans Wehr Dictionary of Modern Arabic
Additional texts provided by the instructor