Arabic 4 A (UG)

Key information

Start date
End date
Year of study
Any
Duration
Term 1
Module code
155906721
FHEQ Level
6
Credits
15

Module overview

This is a lower advanced language acquisition course that will reinforce competence in grammar and synatx, widen active vocabulary, and simultaneously develop listening and speaking skills.

Objectives and learning outcomes

On successful completion of this module a student will be able to:

  • Knowledge and understanding of lower advanced Arabic grammar and syntax
  • Knowledge and understanding of a wide range of Arabic vocabulary.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the appropriateness of a wide range of Arabic structures and expressions in a given context
  • The ability to understand and to produce passages written in Arabic of medium length on everyday and some specialized topics
  • The ability to understand spoken Arabic and to engage in short spoken discourse on everyday and some specialized topics
  • The ability to translate from and to Arabic of medium length with use of appropriate language on everyday and some specialized topics

Workload

Total of 10 weeks teaching with 5 hours classroom contact per week

Method of assessment

  • 50% mid-term test, 2 hours
  • 50% end-of-term test, 2 hours
  • The exact assessment deadline dates are published on the relevant module Moodle/BLE page.

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