- Code ARAB3001
- 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
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Kinda AlSamara
- Mode of delivery Online or In Person
- Co-taught Course
First Semester 2023
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This course continues the work undertaken in Intermediate Arabic 2 and introduces students to advanced and complex texts in Arabic. The course assumes previous knowledge of the language for two years or equivalent. Negotiation and debating techniques will be practiced on a broad range of topics as well as supervised discussions on relevant issues to further promote oral and listening skills.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- demonstrate routine written social correspondence and daily situational conversation in Arabic to an upper intermediate level, and maintain predictable face-to-face conversations in Arabic;
- differentiate between the main ideas and subsidiary ideas in Arabic texts;
- demonstrate appropriate application of Arabic grammar and vocabulary to an upper intermediate level;
- demonstrate good comprehension of the Arabic language presented in a variety of audiovisual sources; and
- apply upper intermediate oral skills in real Arabic speaking situations.
- Final Exam (20) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Oral presentation (8-10 minutes) (15) [LO 2,3,4,5]
- 3 Quizzes (reading, writing, grammar, listening) (8.3% each) (25) [LO 1,3]
- Homework assessments (400-500 words) (15) [LO 2,3,4,5]
- Tutorial activities (10) [LO 1,3,4,5]
- Oral Exam (15) [LO 2,3,4,5]
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120 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 48 hours of contact over 12 weeks: made up of lectures and tutorial activities; and
b) 72 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Alosh, M., Ahlna Wa Sahlan: Modern Standard Arabic for Intermediate Learners, New haven, London: Yale University Press, 2013
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4376||20 Feb 2023||27 Feb 2023||31 Mar 2023||26 May 2023||In Person||View|
|4377||20 Feb 2023||27 Feb 2023||31 Mar 2023||26 May 2023||Online||View|
|4378||20 Feb 2023||27 Feb 2023||31 Mar 2023||26 May 2023||Online||View|