Advanced Media Arabic 2 (ARBC3638)


This unit aims to further strengthen your advanced practical language skills in Arabic, including writing and communication, with a focus on contemporary media from different regions of the Arab world. It will focus on two or three themes that are newsworthy at the time the class is taught , enriching your cultural and political understanding of central events taking place in the Arab world.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


2x1hr seminars/week


1x2000wd Exam (20%), 1x1500wd mid semester test (20%), 2x Oral Presentations equivalent to 1000wds total (20%), 2x Blog entries equivalent to 1000wds total (20%), 1x500wd film review (10%), Tutorial participation (10%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

ARBC1312 or ARBC2633


ARBC1101 or ARBC1102 or ARBC1611 or ARBC2316

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

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.