ARABIC 503 - Classical Arabic Grammar
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Arabic Studies (ARABIC)
Department: LSA Middle East Studies
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Three years of Arabic study.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Exposes students to detailed explanations of the structure of Arabic (Modern Standard and Classical) at both the descriptive and pedagogical levels. The different phonological, morphological, and syntactic rules are presented and discussed holistically, combining both form and function, to achieve adequate knowledge of Arabic grammar. While the assigned textbook includes both English and Arabic grammatical terms, the course relies mainly on Arabic terms as they were used by traditional Arab grammarians. Illustrative examples and readings are taken from Modern Standard and Classical texts.

Intended Audience:

Upper undergraduate and Graduate students interested in solidifying their knowledge of Arabic grammar holistically.

ARABIC 503 - Classical Arabic Grammar
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001 (REC)
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
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ISBN: 1405155027
Modern standard Arabic grammar : a learner's guide, Author: Alhawary, Mohammad T., Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell 2011
ISBN: 0415715954
Arabic grammar in context, Author: Alhawary, Mohammad T.,
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