Arabic Language and Literature 5B (ARBC3615)


This unit aims to consolidate students' communicative skills, using realistic dialogues in modern standard and educated every-day Arabic, and samples of the Arabic press and electronic media. It equally aims to extend students' knowledge and appreciation of Arabic literature and culture through reading and discussion of representative texts by major Arabic authors in their societal context, with examples from different genres. On completion of this unit, students progress to ARBC3616.

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4x1-hr seminars/week


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

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ARBC2104 or ARBC2614


ARBC2633, ARBC2314, ARBC3638, ARBC1312, ARBC2634, ARBC2316, ARBC2313, ARBC3635, ARBC1311, ARBC3637, ARBC2105, ARBC3636, ARBC2315

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