Units of Study

ARBC3635 - Arabic Advanced Translation & Writing 5A

Semester 1, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Nijmeh Hajjar

Description

This unit aims to develop written fluency in Arabic and English through translation methodology and skills. The course is designed to further develop students' advanced writing, reading and interpreting skills. Practical tasks will include translation from Arabic into English and vice versa, using a wide range of texts, including creative literature, the press, business and diplomatic correspondence and basic scientific, technical and literary documents.

Assessments

1x2hr exam (equivalent to 2000wds) (50%), written and oral exercises (equivalent to 800wds) (20%), 1x2.5hr mid-semester exam (25%), class participation (5%)

Textbooks

Consult the department

Classes

2x1-hr seminars/week

Prerequisites

ARBC1312 or ARBC2633

Prohibitions

ARBC2313, ARBC1101, ARBC1102, ARBC1611, ARBC1612

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