AAPTIS 403 - Advanced Modern Standard Arabic I
Section: 002
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish, and Islamic Studies (AAPTIS)
Department: LSA Middle East Studies
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Advisory Prerequisites:
AAPTIS 202 or 205 or equivalent.
Other Course Info:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course seeks to provide learners with training in listening, reading, speaking and writing based on selections from different genres of modern fiction and non-fiction. The teaching methodology favors communicative approaches to language learning. The use of Arabic is emphasized throughout. The course grade is based on attendance and participation, written assignments, weekly quizzes and tests, and a final exam. The course meets 4 hours per week for 4 credits.


  1. Al- Kitab, Part Two, Second Edition (AK) by Brustad et al., lessons 4-7.
  2. The Hans Wehr Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, (Arabic- English Dictionary), Edited by J.M. Cowan. (Books and the dictionaries are available at bookstores)
  3. CTools (https://ctools.umich.edu/ portal): Please check the site regularly for announcements, assignments and/or additional materials.

AAPTIS 403 - Advanced Modern Standard Arabic I
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
TuTh 10:00AM - 12:00PM
002 (REC)
TuTh 4:00PM - 6:00PM
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