Arabic (ARAB)

ARAB 151G, ELEMENTARY ARABIC I 4 (5)

This course introduces the fundamental elements of effective communication in Arabic and will primarily focus on mastery of the alphabet. Language skills will be developed through cyclical practice in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students will develop their understanding of the Arabic phonological system, basic conversational topics, vocabulary and simple sentences. (IN1, IN2 IN3)

General Education: IN1, IN2, IN3

Typically Offered: Fall Semester

ARAB 152G, ELEMENTARY ARABIC II 4 (5)

This course continues the fundamental elements of effective communication in Arabic, and will primarily focus on mastery of the alphabet. Language skills will be expanded through cyclical practice in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students will expand their Arabic vocabulary and communicate with increased complexity. Communication conventions and cultural background will provide a basis for cultural understanding.

General Education: IN1, IN2, IN3

Course Entry Requirement(s): Prerequisite: ARAB 151G

Typically Offered: Spring Semester