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AIB351 - Arabic 3A

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Offering information:

Note: Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong) - not offered 2016, re-offered 2017.

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):2
EFTSL value:0.250
Unit chair:

Zouhir Gabsi


Permission from unit chair to enrol.


AIB252 or AIB205

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus mode: 1 x 90 minute Class per week, 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week.

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.


Students will increase their listening and speaking skills of Modern Standard Arabic, enabling them to participate in discussions on a wide variety of topics with confidence. The unit provides further practice in more advanced forms of oral and written expression. Students will be expected to develop a high standard of fluency in speech and reading and an ability to analyse complex grammatical structures. The basic syntactic patterns and vocabulary acquired will be consolidated and will involve the use of more complex linguistics. Class material will be chosen from contemporary writing: newspapers, magazines, journal articles and short stories.


Campus Mode:

Continuous assessment 30%

Class participation 10%

Final oral examination 20%

Final online test 20%

Final written test 20%

Cloud (online):

Continuous Assessment 30%

Written Task 1000 words 20%

Mid-Trimester Oral Test 15%

Final-Trimester Oral Test 15%

Online Exam 20%

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