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Jan 14, 2015 by Mohssen Esseesy (esseesym)
ARAB 3001 : Advanced Arabic
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AHLC-MINOR: Arabic and Hebrew Languages and Cultures
ARAB-BA: Arabic Studies
ARAB-MINOR: Arabic Studies
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In The Catalog Prerequisites:
ARAB 3301 : Modern Arabic Literature
ARAB 3302 : Media Arabic
ARAB 3311 : Business Arabic
ARAB 4501 : Arabic-English Translation
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
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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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Arab3001 course syllabus-Fall2010-2.pdf
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
CCAS - GCR: Foreign Cultures
CCAS - GCR: Foreign Languages
CCAS - GCR: Humanities
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