Asian and Near Eastern Languages
 

Spoken Arabic

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

Speaking

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.

Vocabulary

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

Structures

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.