Undergraduate Module Descriptor

ARA2151: Intermediate Persian II

This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 academic year.

Module Content

Syllabus Plan

Intermediate Persian Grammar (oral and text-based study)
Midterm exam
Intermediate Persian Grammar (oral and text-based study)
Review of entire class
Final exam

Learning and Teaching

This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad

...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:

CategoryHours of study timeDescription
Scheduled Learning and Teaching activity 33Teaching varies between lectures and commentary on the main textbook (Safar-Moghaddem), in-class readings, translation, dictation from and discussion of Persian texts; translation (Persian->English) exercises done collectively by the whole class;
Guided Independent Study117Private study at home, including take-home assignments per term, weekly dictation and handwriting practice, and text and vocabulary exercises

Online Resources

This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).