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Last approved: Wed, 14 Jan 2015 09:48:15 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Arabic (ARAB)
Advanced Arabic
Advanced Arabic
Summer 2015
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ARAB 2002


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Emphasis on development of speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills at the advanced level of proficiency in culturally appropriate contexts. Discussion of cultural and social issues based on a selection of contemporary written and audiovisual materials from Arab literary and media sources.
Upon successful completion of the course, students should be able to perform the following language functions: • Listen and comprehend narrative on familiar topics, interviews with intellectual Arab figures, and documentaries on topics of general interest. • Read, understand, and summarize articles and texts spanning multiple paragraphs containing factual historical information, and social and cultural facets of Arab societies. • Compare and contrast factual information in a variety of contexts. • discuss topics related to personal and academic interest and present and support opinions. • Write multi-paragraph essays of a factual, persuasive, and narrative nature.
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CCAS - GCR: Foreign Cultures
CCAS - GCR: Foreign Languages
CCAS - GCR: Humanities
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