- Code ARAB6510
- Unit Value 6 units
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Read, listen and comprehend to an advanced level, the Modern Standard Arabic typically used in Arabic-language newspapers and Internet sites, and on Arabic-language radio and television;
- Speak Arabic at an advanced level, in the style and format typically found on Arabic-language radio and television;
- Summarize, in Arabic ,various news reports;
- Write and translate complex, news reports and media texts from English into Arabic and from Arabic into English;
- Comprehend conversations, dialogue, and delivered news to an advanced level, on a range of topics.
- 1 (15) [LO 1,2,3,4,5]
- 1 (20) [LO 1,3,4,5]
- 1 (40) [LO 1,3]
- 1 (25) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 24 hours of online tutorials; and b) 106 hours of online activities, practice exercises, readings and assessment.
Requisite and Incompatibility
The core texts, including current articles from Arabic magazines, newspapers and journals, will be made available to enrolled students via Wattle.
Preliminary ReadingElgibali, A., & Korica, N., Media Arabic: A Coursebook for Reading Arabic News, Cairo: The American University of Cairo, 2007.
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- Unit value:
- 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|
|5592||26 Jul 2021||02 Aug 2021||14 Sep 2021||29 Oct 2021||In Person||N/A|
|5638||26 Jul 2021||02 Aug 2021||14 Sep 2021||29 Oct 2021||Online||N/A|