ARA 507 • First- Year Arabic II
2:00 PM-3:00 PM
2:00 PM-3:30 PM
|ABU NSEIR, A|
This course in Modern Standard Arabic builds upon ARA 506. It assumes mastery of the Arabic alphabet, the writing system, the sound system, simple language constructions, elementary grammar and a vocabulary of approximately 300 words. You will study expanded grammar and complex sentence structures. You will master at least some verb patterns in all tenses, will have a basic knowledge of nominal structures, will expand your vocabulary to some 600 words and reach conversational skills at the low-intermediate level. You will be introduced to the use of an Arabic dictionary and will read and write passages that are about one-page in length. The course involves regular use of audio-visual materials in Arabic, all of them accessible on the Internet.
They will be determined by individual instructors
Same textbooks used in ARA 506