Arabic 002: Elementary Arabic

Continuation of basic Arabic from course 1.

Faculty

Units

5

Prerequisites

Arabic 001 or consent of section instructor, Manar Al-Shatarat (mjalshatarat@ucdavis.edu) or Ahmed Muhamed (asmuhamed@ucdavis.edu).

Quarters

Description

Interactive and integrated presentation of listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills, including syntax. Focus on standard Arabic and limited use of spoken Egyptian and/or one other colloquial dialect.

GE credit (Old): Arts & Humanities.

GE credit (New): Arts & Humanities and World Cultures.

Format: Lecture/Discussion - 5 hours.

Textbook:

  • Kristen Brustad, et al., Al-Kitaab: A Textbook for Beginning Arabic, Part One [3rd Edition]  (Georgetown University Press, 2011)