Academic year(s): 2017-2018
SCOTCAT credits : 15
ECTS credits : 7
Level : SCQF Level 9
The module aims to enable students to understand the development and terminology of aspects of classical Arabic scholarship, to help them understand the structures that underpin the Arabic language, and to support them through encounters with a representative selection of important classical Arabic sources.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass AR3401. The pre-requisite may be replaced by equivalent study abroad.
Co-requisite(s): You must also take AR3402
Weekly contact: 2 hours (lectures, seminars and tutorials) and 1 surgery hour.
Scheduled learning hours: 22
Guided independent study hours: 128
As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 60%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: 3-hour Written Examination = 100%