Arabic (ARA)

Course Descriptions

ARA 101. Modern Arabic I (MOTR LANG 105). 4 Credit Hours.

Modern Arabic I is a beginning course that presents sentence structure and vocabulary needed to communicate in basic Arabic conversations. Students also learn about the Arabic culture as they practice listening, speaking, reading, and writing in Arabic. (Credit is only allowed for either ARA 101 or ARA 103.)
Prerequisites: Reading Proficiency

ARA 102. Modern Arabic II. 4 Credit Hours.

Modern Arabic II is a continuation of Modern Arabic I. The course expands vocabulary and grammar, and encourages communication in Arabic using present and past tenses. Students learn about culture as they practice listening, reading, writing, and speaking in Arabic. (Credit is only allowed for either ARA 102 or ARA 502.)
Prerequisites: ARA 101 with a minimum grade of "C" or permission of the instructor, and Reading Proficiency