Arabic (ARAB)

ARAB 10100 Elementary Arabic I (LA)

Introductory course designed to develop spoken and written skills in Arabic and to further understanding of Arab and Islamic cultures. Students will learn the Arabic alphabet and sound, grammatical constructions, and vocabulary. Modern Standard Arabic will be emphasized. Prerequisites: Open to students with no previous knowledge of Arabic or by placement. (F,Y)
Attributes: 3A, G, HM, HU, TIDE
4 Credits

ARAB 10200 Elementary Arabic II (LA)

Continuation of ARAB 10100. Limited to students who have successfully completed ARAB 10100 with a grade of C-or better, or by placement. Prerequisites: ARAB 10100, or equivalent. (S,Y).
Attributes: 3A, G, HM, HU, TIDE
4 Credits

ARAB 20100 Intermediate Arabic I (LA)

Further development of speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. Students will read selections written in both classical and standard Arabic and practice Levantine Arabic, a colloquial Arabic dialect. Grammar and stylistic rules will be emphasized. Prerequisites: ARAB 10200 with a grade of C- or better, or permission of instructor.
Attributes: HU
3 Credits

ARAB 20200 Intermediate Arabic II (LA)

Continuation of ARAB 20100. Emphasis will be given to oral and written proficiency. Prerequisite: ARAB 20100 with a grade of C- or better, or with instructor permission. (S, Y)
Attributes: HU
3 Credits

ARAB 29900 Independent Study: Arabic (LA)

Individual research, study, and/or writing on particular topics related to the Arabic language and the cultures of Arabic-speaking lands, supervised by a member of the department. May be repeated for a total of six credits. Offered on demand only. Prerequisites: permission of instructor and chairperson. (IRR)
Attributes: HU
1-3 Credits