Asian and Near Eastern Languages

Spoken Arabic

Spoken Arabic
Intensive study of the spoken language.
 Hours4.0 Credit, 5.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesARAB 202
 OfferedStudy Abroad only.
 ProgramsContaining ARAB 331
Course Outcomes: 


Speak vernacular Arabic at or near the ACTFL Advanced Mid level. Demonstrate significant ability to exploit the resources of both vernacular and formal Arabic in word choice and pronunciation.


Demonstrate a mastery of the vocabulary necessary to narrate, describe and express opinion on a variety of topics.


Demonstrate a command of the essential structures of grammatical spoken Arabic: agreement, verb conjugation, word order, etc., and an increasing command of native-like expression, word choice and idiomatic expression.