Undergraduate Module Descriptor

ARA1020: Elementary Persian 2

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


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

This module ran during term 2 (11 weeks)

Academic staff

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.

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