Undergraduate Module Descriptor
ARA1020: Elementary Persian 2
This module descriptor refers to the 2017/8 academic year.
|Term(s) and duration|
This module will run during term 2 (11 weeks)
Mr Ali Mossadegh (Convenor)
Elementary Persian 1 (ARA1013) or equivalent proficiency
|Available via distance learning|
This module will build on the knowledge you have acquired on Elementary Persian and introduce you to the aesthetic values of Persian calligraphic techniques. Persian poetry and prose readings are also regularly discussed and analysed in class. It will strengthen your knowledge of the fundamental structure of Persian grammar and language, ability to read elementary texts in Persian, capacity to carry out conversations in elementary Persian and understand the importance of the Persian language and civilization in the broader context of Islamic civilization and culture.