Arabic (ARA)

ARA 101 | Conversational Arabic I

Lecture Credit: 3

Introduces beginning students to conversational Arabic and focuses on understanding and speaking Arabic. Covers basic vocabulary, grammar, and expressions that are used in daily situations and in travel.

ARA 102 | Conversational Arabic II

Lecture Credit: 3

Continues the sequence for students who wish to understand and speak Arabic. Covers basic conversational patterns, expressions, and grammar.

Prerequisite: ARA 101 with a grade of C or better

ARA 111 | Arabic Language I

Lecture Credit: 5

Begins a sequence dealing with the development of functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing the Arabic language.

Prerequisite: Demonstrated college readiness in English (www.ccd.edu/collegeready)

ARA 112 | Arabic Language II

Lecture Credit: 5

Continues Arabic Language I in the development of functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing the Arabic language. Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors.

Prerequisite: ARA 111 with a grade of C or better

Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors.

ARA 211 | Arabic Language III

Lecture Credit: 3

Continues Arabic I and II in the development of increased functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing the Arabic language. Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors.

Prerequisite: ARA 111 and ARA 112 with a grade of C or better

Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors.

ARA 212 | Arabic Language IV

Lecture Credit: 3

Continues Arabic Language I, II, and III in the development of increased functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing the Arabic language. Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors.

Prerequisite: ARA 211 with a grade of C or better

Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors.

ARA 275 | Special Topics

Lecture Credit: 0-12

Provides students with a vehicle to pursue in depth exploration of special topics of interest.

Prerequisite: This course may require prerequisites or permission of instructor

ARA 285 | Independent Study

Independent Study Credit: 0-12

Meets the individual needs of students. Students engage in intensive study or research under the direction of a qualified instructor.

Prerequisite: Instructor permission