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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Arabic (ARAB)
ARAB
3301
Modern Arabic Literature
Modern Arabic Literature
Fall 2015
0,3
Course Type
Lecture
Recitation
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
No
ARAB 3001 or ARAB 3201
Corequisites

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Short stories, short plays, poems, literary essays in Modern Standard Arabic, with attention to linguistic and literary stylistic aspects.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Establish connections between genre and style of literary prose;
2. Generate informed, testable inferences about the author’s implicit intent;
3. Accurately interpret cultural nuances in Arabic literary prose from the point of
view of the intended native readers and compare them to their own;
4. Tailor their use of language register based on conveyed content, occasion, and
recipients;
4. Comment on, speculate about, and critique a wide range of literary texts;
5. Identify and understand modern Arabic literary style, subtlety, imagery in fiction and
non-fiction, poetic and narrative strategies.
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Course Attribute
CCAS - GCR: Foreign Cultures
CCAS - GCR: Foreign Languages
CCAS - GCR: Humanities
SPHHS-Humanities Courses

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