Units of Study

ARBC3635 - Arabic Advanced Translation & Writing 5A

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

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

Description

This unit aims to develop written fluency in Arabic and English through translation methodology and skills. The unit 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%), seminar participation (5%)

Classes

2x1-hr seminars/week

Prerequisites

ARBC1312 or ARBC2633

Prohibitions

ARBC1101
ARBC1611
ARBC1102
ARBC1612
ARBC2313

 Monday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ARBC3635

           

Seminar

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