Aims at developing mastery of Arabic orthographic and sound systems,
control of basic vocabulary and grammar and basic cultural concepts
explicitly embedded in the language. All five language skills (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) are emphasized. The course aims at developing Arabic language proficiency at the Intermediate Level
For those not taking the course for credit, a certificate of
completion will be presented upon successful completion of the course
Students are strongly encouraged to be free of any commitments other than studying Arabic while taking AAPTIS 103. It is an intensive course and complete focus on the task of learning Arabic is necessary for success.
Undergraduates concentrating in Arabic and those who want to study
Arabic for academic and research purposes, including graduates.