Advanced Arabic 3B (ARBC3616)


This unit will consolidate your communicative skills in Arabic, extend your vocabulary, and understanding of grammar. It will continue to help you develop your vocabulary, your reading, listening, and writing skills through a variety of texts, films, recordings, and electronic resources. An understanding of contemporary Arab societies and cultures will be enhanced through study of authentic written and audiovisual materials, including short stories and novel extracts.

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2x2hr tutorials/week


12x oral and written exercises equivalent to 1500wds total (30%), 2x In-class tests equivalent to 750wds total (15%), 1xTutorial presentation equivalent to 750wds(15%), 1x500wd Essay (10%), 1x1000wd Exam (20%), Tutorial participation (10%)

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge



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

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If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.