Undergraduate Module Descriptor

ARA3190: Intermediate Arabic Language

This module descriptor refers to the 2020/1 academic year.

Overview

NQF Level 6
Credits 30 ECTS Value 15
Term(s) and duration

This module will run during term 1 (11 weeks) and term 2 (11 weeks)

Academic staff

Ms Fatima Rawan (Convenor)

Pre-requisites

ARA1033 and Year Abroad (or equivalent)

Co-requisites

None

Available via distance learning

No

This is a core module for Third Year Single and Combined Honours students. You will build on knowledge from prerequisite module ARA1033A, ARA1033B Elementary Arabic Language and ARA2174 your year abroad or equivalent.

Having spent a year in an Arabic-speaking country, you will have a deeper knowledge of Arabic language and culture and knowledge of different Arabic dialects. This module will help you to build on this experience and to develop active and passive learning of Arabic through a wide range of written and audio-visual materials. You will strengthen your awareness of the different styles and registers of Arabic and to develop your skills in composition and translation whilst consolidating your use of colloquial Arabic.

Module created

30/09/2013

Last revised

30/03/2020