Arabic Course Descriptions

Term:  

Fall Quarter

Dept Course No and Title Instructor
ARABIC (F19)1A  FUNDAMENTALSMANIAR, R.
Designed for students with little or no exposure to Arabic. Using real world texts, provides a firm foundation in the orthography, grammar, syntax, and vocabulary of Modern Standard Arabic. Introduces students to Arab world cultures.

Prerequisite: Placement into ARABIC 1A.
ARABIC (F19)2A  INTERMED ARABICMANIAR, R.
Designed for students to advance their Arabic language skills to intermediate level. Students will develop their understanding of grammar and syntax to a more sophisticated level. Facilitates intermediate-level reading, writing, and speaking skills. Fosters college-level cultural literacy.
ARABIC (F19)10A  LANG MENTOR PROGRAMSTAFF
Peer-to-Peer Language Mentor Program in which student mentors work with student mentees to increase the language skills of both participants. One hour weekly meetings. ARABIC 10A is for language mentors.
ARABIC (F19)10B  LANG MENTOR PROGRAMSTAFF
Peer-to-Peer Language Mentor Program in which student mentors work with student mentees to increase the language skills of both participants. One hour weekly meetings. ARABIC 10B is for language mentees.
ARABIC (F19)51  INTRO TO THE KORANMANIAR, R.
An introduction to understanding the Koran and its significance to Muslim life, culture, and history. An overview of scholarly traditions related to the Koran, and its critics. Close readings of the Koran in English translation.