- Code ARAB6506
- 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 is a supervised research course that gives students an opportunity to complete an extended and focused piece of research using their Arabic language skills. Focal topics will be related to Arabic, Middle East, or Islamic Studies.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Demonstrate knowledge of aspects of advanced Arabic writing styles.
- Extend their capacity to use syntactic and discourse structures appropriately to undertake research on a topic in Arabic.
- Demonstrate their ability to present their findings in a scholarly manner in Arabic.
- Demonstrate advanced linguistic skills and functional understanding of Arabic Language.
Indicative AssessmentThree stage essay in Arabic:
- Proposal, 200 words (5%);
- Progress report, 350 words (10%);and
- Final essay, 3450 words (40%)
- Proposal presentation, up to 7 minutes (5%);
- Progress report presentation, up to 10 minutes (10%); and
- Final presentation, up to 25 minutes (30%).
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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.
Requisite and Incompatibility
The lecturer will provide material selected from Arabic printed media, short stories, poems, novels and other sources.
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