Undergraduate Module Descriptor

ARA1013: Elementary Persian

This module descriptor refers to the 2018/9 academic year.

Overview

NQF Level 4
Credits 15 ECTS Value 7.5
Term(s) and duration

This module will run during term 1 (11 weeks)

Academic staff

Mr Ali Mossadegh (Convenor)

Pre-requisites

None

Co-requisites

None

Available via distance learning

No

This module will introduce you to the Persian language and encourages an appreciation of the varieties and aesthetic values of Persian calligraphic techniques. Persian poetry and prose readings are also regularly discussed and analysed in class. You will also be given regular translation exercises which are also discussed by your fellow students during lectures. You will read and learn all texts given by the teacher over the course of the semester, with some of these texts appearing in the final exam.

Module created

01/10/04

Last revised

09/02/12