Units of Study

ARBC2613 - Arabic Language and Literature 3B

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Ali Yunis Aldahesh


This unit aims to extend students' language skills in Arabic and enable them to appreciate Arabic literary texts. Students will be able to build up their communicative ability and extend their knowledge of modern Arabic vocabulary and structures, through realistic dialogues and class activity, including role-playing. They will be introduced to modern Arabic literature through reading and discussing selected texts by prominent authors, in their societal context. On completion of this unit, students progress to ARBC2614.


1x2.5hr exam (equivalent to 2000wds) (50%), written and oral exercises (equivalent to 800wds) (20%), 1x2.5hr mid-semester exam (25%), class participation (5%)


Language material and a selection of literary texts will be available (consult the department)


4x1-hr seminars/week


ARBC1102 or ARBC1612


ARBC1311, ARBC1312, ARBC2633, ARBC2634, ARBC2103


  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm





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