Academic year(s): 2017-2018
SCOTCAT credits : 20
ECTS credits : 10
Level : SCQF Level 8
This module, together with AR2002, will enable students to read and write Modern Standard Arabic to intermediate level with the aid of a dictionary, and to speak in standard Arabic on appropriate topics with a limited vocabulary. Oral work and written class work will be based on a series of texts selected for their relevance to the understanding of contemporary issues and culture.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass AR1002
Weekly contact: 5 language classes and 1 surgery hour.
Scheduled learning hours: 50
Guided independent study hours: 150
As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 40%, approximately 15-minute Practical Examination = 20%, Coursework = 40%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 40%
Practical examinations : 20%
Re-assessment: 3-hour Written Examination = 100%
Module coordinator: Dr F Caiani
Module teaching staff: Dr F Caiani, TBC, Mr M Whitehouse