Near Eastern Languages and Cultures | Advanced Arabic II
A670 | 9259 | Istrabadi, Z


A continuation of Advanced Arabic I

Advanced Arabic is intended for students who are committed to
mastering the Arabic language. It aims at providing students with a
firm foundation in Arabic language and culture for students in both
the Modern and Classical fields. It strives for a balanced approach to
the full range of language skills: reading, writing, speaking and oral
comprehension. Special attention is given to consolidating studentsí
mastery of syntax and morphology with a view to developing accuracy in
reading, translation, expression and comprehension, and expanding
vocabulary. The course combines modern materials on a range of
subjects with an introduction to selected classical Arabic and Islamic
texts.

Prerequisite:
Intermediate Arabic (A250/650) or Intensive Quranic Arabic (N182/N502)
or through NELC placement test.

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