ARABIC 202 - Intermediate Arabic II
Section: 002
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Arabic Studies (ARABIC)
Department: LSA Middle East Studies
Lang Req
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ARABIC 203 (AAPTIS 205).
Waitlist Capacity:
Enforced Prerequisites:
ARABIC 201 (AAPTIS 201) (completed with a minimum grade of C- or better).
Advisory Prerequisites:
ARABIC 201 (AAPTIS 201) or by assignment to ARABIC 202 (AAPTIS 202) by placement test.
Lang Req:
This course is part of the Language Requirement sequence.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

AAPTIS 202 is the fourth term of Arabic open for students who have successfully completed three terms of Modern Standard Arabic, AAPTIS 101, 102 and 201 in the EMSA track, at the university level or equivalent. This course continues the process of acquiring proficiency in the Arabic language. All four skills of language learning, listening, speaking, reading and writing are developed through texts, practice drills and communicative activities with a focus on newly introduced vocabulary, idioms and grammatical structures. This objective will be targeted through the use of EMSA Part II, Units 1-6.

  1. EMSA Part II, Rammuny et al, (Lessons 1-6).
  2. Dictionary of Modern Standard Arabic, Hans Wehr.
  3. Audio accompanying lessons 1-6.
  4. Supplementary reading passages and written drills supplied by instructors.

Course Requirements:

Required outside home study includes daily preparation of lesson texts, written assignments, regular use of DVDs accompanying each unit in addition to drills, quizzes, handouts and extra reading materials supplied to students. Dictionary use is enforced throughout the course.

Students' final grade will be based upon daily performance, preparation, participation, homework written assignments a midterm, a final and oral exams. Use of the targeted language is strongly emphasized throughout the academic term.

ARABIC 202 - Intermediate Arabic II
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
WF 11:30AM - 1:00PM
M 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Note: Section 001 will focus on Egyptian dialect.
002 (REC)
WF 11:30AM - 1:00PM
M 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Note: Section 002 will focus on Levantine dialect.
003 (REC)
WF 2:30PM - 4:00PM
M 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: Section 003 will focus on Levantine dialect.
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