HCL 6/460 Modern Standard Arabic I - Credit Hours: 3
Semester normally offered: Fall
An introductory course in Modern Standard Arabic, emphasizing colloquial speech. This course does not count toward M.A. degree credit.
This course fills equivalencies in the following areas:
- Language - Arabic
By the end of the course, the student should be able to:
- begin to speak colloquial Palestinian Arabic regarding common daily activities;
- listen and understand basic spoken Palestinian Arabic with reference to common activities;
- conjugate and use 30 common verbal forms in the present simple and past tenses; and
- recognize and write the letters of the Arabic alphabet.