Study-Unit Description

Study-Unit Description


CODE ARB1401

 
TITLE Arabic 1

 
LEVEL 01 - Year 1 in Modular Undergraduate Course

 
ECTS CREDITS 4

 
DEPARTMENT Oriental Studies

 
DESCRIPTION Din l-unita' tinhtieg li ghaliha jsir kors ta' erba' sighat li jitratta l-elementi principali tal-kitba ta' l-Gharbi.
Dan huwa kors elementari li jintroduci l-elementi grammatikali bazici ta' l-Gharbi Klassiku u ta' l-Gharbi Standard Modern. Fih isiru ezercizzji semplici ta' qari u ta' kitba, kif ukoll ezercizzji orali. Issir enfasi fuq il-qari ta' testi bla sinjali vokali`i. Jintuzaw regolarment il-laboratorju tal-lingwa kif ukoll ghajnuniet awdjo-vizivi. L-istudenti jinghataw xoghol li jrid isir privatament barra l-hin tal-kors.

Testi rrakkomandati:

- Cowan, D. An Introduction to Modern Literary Arabic, Cambridge: C.U.P., 1968.
- Haywood, J.A. and Nahmad, H.M. A New Arabic Grammar of the Written
- Language, London: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., 1962.
- Ryding, K.C. Formal Spoken Arabic: A Basic Course, Chicago: Kazi Publications, 1990.
- Smart, J.R. Teach Yourself Arabic: A complete course for beginners, Hodder & Stoughton, 1994.
- Wightwick, J. et al. Arabic Verbs and Essentials of Grammar: A Practical Guide to the Mastery of Arabic, NTC / Contemporary Publ.Co., 1998.

 
RULES/CONDITIONS In TAKING THIS UNIT YOU CANNOT TAKE ARB1001 OR TAKE ARB1101 OR TAKE ARB1201 OR TAKE ARB1301

 
STUDY-UNIT TYPE Lecture

 
METHOD OF ASSESSMENT
Assessment Component/s Assessment Due Resit Availability Weighting
Oral examination SEM1 Yes 100%

 
LECTURER/S Kurstin Gatt
Martin R. Zammit

 
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