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2018-2019 Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARAB 2311 - Intermediate Arabic I


3 Credits (3 hrs. lec.) This course stresses both oral and written exercises to increase vocabulary, expansion of grammatical principles and short themes written on a variety of topics. Selected readings are included to improve comprehension in Arabic. (1601015213) Prerequisite: ARAB 1412 ; College Level Readiness in Reading AND Writing
Course Outcomes
1 - Comprehend authentic spoken discourse produced by Arabic speakers of diverse origins.
2 - Produce oral Arabic comprehensible to native speakers using complex grammatical structures to narrate, describe, and elicit and provide information.
3 - Demonstrate increasing comprehension and analysis of written texts in a variety of genres.
4 - Write authentic and original descriptions and narratives using complex grammatical structures. Demonstrate ability to formulate cohesive paragraphs and essays.
5 - Describe cultural practices and products of the Arabic-speaking world drawing on authentic materials including literature and the visual arts.