Undergraduate Module Descriptor
ARA1013: Elementary Persian
This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 academic year.
|Term(s) and duration|
This module will run during term 1 (11 weeks)
Mr Ali Mossadegh (Convenor)
|Available via distance learning|
This module introduces 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.