Undergraduate Module Descriptor

ARA2148: Arabic for Beginners II

This module descriptor refers to the 2019/0 academic year.


NQF Level 5
Credits 30 ECTS Value 15
Term(s) and duration

This module ran during term 1 (11 weeks) and term 2 (11 weeks)

Academic staff

Professor John Cooper (Convenor)


ARA1015 Arabic for Beginners I or equivalent



Available via distance learning


This module is designed for students who have completed ARA1015 Arabic for Beginners I. It aims to enhance your reading, writing and communication skills in Modern Written Arabic. By the end of the course, you are expected to achieve basic to intermediate proficiency in the language. Using a mixture of narrative-based and authentic content, both written texts and audio-visual material, you will be able to work on all language-related skills, including reading, listening, speaking, writing and cultural knowledge. You will be encouraged to practice learned material outside of class by means of the DVD provided.

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