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Experience the Arab World - OLES2151

Year - 2020

The in-country study unit introduces students to Arabic language and culture through an intensive program at a partner university in an Arab country. It places particular emphasis on understanding cultural differences in authentic contexts. Students will have practical language lessons and receive an introduction to contemporary culture and society. They will participate in cultural activities such as visits to museums, theatres and memorial sites and have the opportunity to interact with local people. The units will develop skills in cross-cultural communication through direct contact.

Classes
5 hours pre-departure (online) and 52 hours in country.

Assessment
5x50wd equivalent online quizzes (10%), 1x3500wd equivalent in country study (80%), 1x500wd equivalent project report (10%)

Additional information
There are additional fees associated with this unit, please contact the Unit of Study Coordinator for further information.

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive January

06 Jan 2020

Department/School: Arabic Languages and Cultures
Study Mode: Field experience
Census Date: 24 Jan 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive December

23 Nov 2020

Department/School: Arabic Languages and Cultures
Study Mode: Field experience
Census Date: 04 Dec 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
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