Units of Study

ARBC3616 - Arabic Language and Literature 6B

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Nijmeh Hajjar
Phone: +61 2 9036 7011
Email: nijmeh.hajjar@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit aims to consolidate students' competence in Arabic through dialogues in modern standard and educated every-day Arabic, reading and listening to material from the contemporary Arabic media, as well as writing and translation tasks relevant to real life situations. This unit equally aims to extend students' knowledge and appreciation of Arabic literature and culture through reading and discussion of further representative texts by major Arabic authors in their societal context, with examples from different genres.

Assessments

1x2.5hr exam (equivalent to 2500wds) (50%), written and oral exercises (equivalent to 800wds) (20%), 1x2.5hr mid-semester exam (25%), class participation (5%)

Classes

4x1-hr seminars/week

Prerequisites

ARBC2105 or ARBC3615

Prohibitions

ARBC2313
ARBC3635
ARBC2106
ARBC3636
ARBC2634
ARBC2314
ARBC1312
ARBC3638
ARBC2315
ARBC2633
ARBC2316
ARBC1311
ARBC3637

Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.

 Monday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ARBC3616

           

Seminar

 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ARBC3616

           

Seminar

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