This course is for students who have satisfactorily completed ARAB3005 Introductory Course to Arabic Literature. It aims to further enhance students' proficiency of Arabic language through their focus on a special area of interest in modern standard Arabic and their understanding of an application of grammatical and stylistic rules. Students will read and analyse selected texts from one genre in modern standard Arabic such as short stories, novels, plays and poems. This course will develop students' proficiency in written structures of sophisticated complexity and their capacity to understand and evaluate specialist and technical language use as well as Arabic grammar.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:By the end of this course students will be able to:
- Demonstrate proficiency in written structures of sophisticated complexity
- Demonstrate their capacity to understand and evaluate technical language use as well as Arabic grammar.
- Read and analyse selected texts from one genre in modern standard Arabic such as short stories, novels, plays and poems.
- Acquire knowledge of many aspects of advanced Arabic syntax and morphology;
- Demonstrate proficiency in more complex written syntactic and discourse structures and extend their capacity to use such structures appropriately to undertake a small-scale research.
- Demonstrate their ability to present their findings in a scholarly manner in Arabic.
- Demonstrate their advanced linguistic skills and functional understanding of Arabic Language.
3,000 word essay (50%) and 30-minute presentation (50%).
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Two hours of language classes per week or regular meeting with the Supervisor
Requisite and Incompatibility
The lecturer will provide materials selected from Arabic print media, short stories, poems, novels and other sources.
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2437||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|