Arabic in Context B (T6008)

15 credits, Level 5

Spring teaching

Building on existing levels of proficiency at B1+– B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference [CEFR] the module aims to:

  • Enable you to understand the main ideas ideas within standard and complex speech and texts and to communicate effectively in the target language (TL) in a variety of contexts;
  • Provide opportunities, across a selected variety of topics and themes, for participation in advanced level communicative language activities (e.g. listening, reading, speaking, writing, interaction, and mediation);
  • Consolidate and develop the range of complex elements of language structures, syntax, and specialised vocabulary to support consistent accuracy and control in use of the TL;
  • Facilitate the exploration, and analysis of a special subject linked to your chosen field of interest.

Teaching

100%: Seminar (Class, Seminar)

Assessment

100%: Coursework (Oral examination, Portfolio, Report)

Contact hours and workload

This module is 150 hours of work. This breaks down into 44 hours of contact time and 106 hours of independent study.

This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.

Courses

This module is offered on the following courses: