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AIB351 - Arabic 3A

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Offering information:

Note: Tri 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong) - not offered 2015, re-offered 2016.

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

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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