This module is designed to consolidate students’ understanding of the morphology and syntax of Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) acquired during their first year of studying the language. It aims to enhance the student’s ability to use all aspects of the language (reading, writing, speaking and listening); to develop fluency in the reading of extended texts in MSA, and to consolidate translation skills both into and out of Arabic. The course materials used will also help to prepare the student for the year abroad.
During the second year students will be introduced to a range of topics and skills that will be directly relevant to their preparation for their year abroad.
For this module, you will need to purchase:
You may also find it helpful to purchase an Arabic reference grammar and an English-Arabic dictionary such as:
Coordinator: Dr Aziza Zaher
Further details of pre-requisites, co-requisites, aims, contact hours and assessment.