Arabic (ARBC)

ARBC 1001. Elementary Arabic I. 4 Credit Hours.

Development of basic communication skills in the spoken language. Introduction to the writing system, the reading of simple texts, and basic grammatical structures.

ARBC 1002. Elementary Arabic II. 4 Credit Hours.

Continuation of Arabic I.

ARBC 10X1. Trans Arabic Elementary I. 3 Credit Hours.

ARBC 10X2. Trans Arabic Elementary II. 3 Credit Hours.

ARBC 1501. Understanding Arab Culture. 3 Credit Hours.

Arab beliefs and values regarding topics such as religion, society, family, the dynamics between men and women, and social norms are discussed. Taught in English.

ARBC 1801. Special Topics. 1 Credit Hour.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 1813. Special Topics. 3 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 1814. Special Topics. 4 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 1XXX. Arabic Elective. 1-21 Credit Hours.

ARBC 2001. Intermediate Arabic I. 3 Credit Hours.

This course continues the introduction to features of Arabic in the context of Arab culture at large. Students are exposed to features of several Arabic dialects.

ARBC 2002. Intermediate Arabic II. 3 Credit Hours.

This course is a continuation of ARBC 2001.

ARBC 2301. Arabic Arts, Science and Technology Through History. 3 Credit Hours.

An examination of Arab accomplishments in Sciences, Technology, Philosophy and Art (700-1300 AD) through historical documents, books and movies. Taught in English.

ARBC 2698. Research Assistantship. 1-12 Credit Hours.

Independent research conducted under the guidance of a faculty member.

ARBC 2699. Undergraduate Research. 1-12 Credit Hours.

Independent research conducted under the guidance of a faculty member.

ARBC 2811. Special Topics. 1 Credit Hour.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 2813. Special Topics. 3 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 2821. Special Topics. 2 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 2823. Special Topics. 3 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 2833. Special Topics. 3 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 2XXX. Arabic Elective. 1-21 Credit Hours.

ARBC 3001. Advanced Arabic I. 3 Credit Hours.

Advanced grammar, listening, reading, writing, speaking, the language of contemporary Arabic society, politics and culture through task-based language teaching. Taught in Arabic.

ARBC 3002. Advanced Arabic II. 3 Credit Hours.

Listening, reading, writing, speaking the language of contemporary Arabic society, politics and culture through task-based language teaching. Taught in Arabic.

ARBC 3501. Men-Women In Islam. 3 Credit Hours.

The course discusses contemorary Arab women and men writers' interpretation of the Qur'an demonstrating the egalitarian and anti-patriarchal nature of its teachings. Taught in English.

ARBC 3691. Intensive Advanced Arabic. 3 Credit Hours.

Develops students' receptive & communicative skills in Arabic while capitalizing on the rich linguistic & cultural surroundings. Part of ARBC LBAT summer program.

ARBC 3692. Arabic for Business and Technology I. 3 Credit Hours.

The first sequence of two courses in which students learn the linguistic and pragmatic language of business culture in the Arab World. Taught in Arabic.

ARBC 3693. Arabic for Business and Technology II. 3 Credit Hours.

The continuation of two courses in which students learn the linguistic and pragmatic language of business culture in the Arab World. Taught in Arabic.

ARBC 3813. Special Topics. 3 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 3823. Special Topics. 3 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 3833. Special Topics. 3 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 3XXX. Arabic Elective. 1-21 Credit Hours.

ARBC 4698. Research Assistantship. 1-12 Credit Hours.

Independent research conducted under the guidance of a faculty member.

ARBC 4699. Undergraduate Research. 1-12 Credit Hours.

Independent research conducted under the guidance of a faculty member.

ARBC 4813. Special Topics. 3 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 4823. Special Topics. 3 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 4833. Special Topics. 3 Credit Hours.

Topics of current interest in Arabic.

ARBC 4901. Special Problems. 1-21 Credit Hours.

Special problems course for advanced students. Topics to be arranged with instructor.

ARBC 4902. Special Problems. 1-21 Credit Hours.

Special problems course for advanced students. Topics to be arranged with instructor.

ARBC 4XXX. Arabic Elective. 1-21 Credit Hours.