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.

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, ARBC1312 or ARBC2633


ARBC1101 or ARBC1102 or ARBC1611 or ARBC2316, 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.