ARBC 201. Intermediate Active Arabic. 4 Hours.
Students will build upon their reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills of Modern Standard Arabic, as well as the Shami and Masri dialects of Arabic, this course will provide the necessary foundation for the independent study of Arabic literature, study abroad in a foreign country, as well as provide students with the ability to speak, read, write, and listen to Arabic in an environment outside of the classroom. Selected topics at the intermediate level about the diverse cultures within the Arabic speaking world, such as different traditions, food, and calligraphy will be integrated into the course. Successful completion of this course satisfies the Cultures and Peoples requirements for graduation.
Prerequisite: ARBC 102 with a minimum grade of C-.
Arabic is part of the Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures. Arabic offers an interdisciplinary minor that provides students the opportunity to take courses from a diverse set of departments.