- Duration: 60 Hours
This survey course is an introduction to a variety of genres prominent in modern Arabic literature such as:
- Short stories
The goal of the course is to improve students' mastery of the four language skills and develop an appreciation for Arabic literature among the participants.
Reading materials for this course are selected based on:
- Complexity of language, grammatical structures and vocabulary
- Importance within the body of Arabic literary work of the 20th and 21st centuries
- Students' interests and demonstrated language levels