Academic year(s): 2018-2019
SCOTCAT credits : 20
ECTS credits : 10
Level : SCQF Level 8
This module continues the work of AR2001 and prepares students for Honours modules in Arabic. In tutorials, applied language work uses passages from contemporary and modern writings, selected for their relevance to the understanding of contemporary issues, language and thought. In classes/lectures, representative literary texts provide an introduction to key themes in Arabic culture.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass AR2001
Weekly contact: 5 language/text classes and 1 surgery hour.
Scheduled learning hours: 55
Guided independent study hours: 145
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