ARAB 1010 Elementary Arabic I

3 hours, 1 hour multimedia laboratory; 3 credits

First in a two-semester intensive sequence for beginners and those who have had one year or less of high school study. Introduction to phonetics and writing systems. Development of communicative skills and cultural awareness through extensive classroom interaction and a variety of multimedia materials. (Not open to heritage speakers or to students who have completed Arabic 1 or more than one year of high school Arabic.) Qualifies as a LOTE (Language Other Than English) course for Pathways College Option purposes.

Prerequisite: none.


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