2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Arabic for Beginners and Above

Summer quarter

Faculty: Steven Niva political science, Middle East studies

Fields of Study: language studies

Summer: CRN (Credit) Level 40005 (8) First Session  

Credits: 8(Su)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Day


This program is designed to introduce students to both written Arabic and basic conversational Arabic in order to provide the foundations for further study in the Arabic language.  Students will learn Arabic script and basic grammar rules, expand their vocabulary, and practice conversational Arabic used in everyday encounters.  They will also watch films, listen to music, and discuss cultural topics related to language use.  This program prepares students for language-based area programs.

Maximum Enrollment: 25

Advertised Schedule: 9a-1p Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri (Jun. 21 - Jul. 22)

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: No Required Online Learning

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