- Code ARAB6509
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Arabic
- Areas of interest Arab and Islamic Studies
This course involves a special study based on the student's other courses taken previously or concurrently. Readings can be in any of the following areas: Arabic literature, Islamic studies or Middle Eastern studies. Students completing this course should be able to undertake a small scale research project in Arabic studies, Islamic studies or Middle Eastern studies in an area of interest to them and consistent with the aim of the course; and present the findings of their research in a scholarly manner.
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 in any of the following areas: Arabic literature, Islamic studies or Middle Eastern studies.
- 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%) written in Arabic and and Oral Presentation (50%) due at the end of the Semester.
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 24 hours of language classes and research supervision; and b) 106 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
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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|
|8574||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||In Person||N/A|