Arabic 023L: Colloquial Levantine Arabic

Continuation of colloquial Levantine Arabic presented in Arabic 022L.
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Faculty

Manar Al-Shatarat

Units

4

Prerequisites

Arabic 021L or consent of instructor (mjalshatarat@ucdavis.edu).

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Description

Integrated presentation of speaking and listening skills in colloquial Levantine Arabic; reading and writing in Modern Standard Arabic related to Levantine social life. Students who complete this series will be able to continue with third year Arabic.

GE credit (Old): Arts & Humanities and Social-Cultural Diversity.

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

Format: Lecture/Discussion - 4 hours.

Textbook:

  • Ghazi Abuhakema, et al., Hakini Arabi: Palestinian and Jordanian Colloquial for Beginners  (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2015)