Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

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ARLA 8332

Understanding the Arab World

Ahlan wa sahlan! This course offers students a focused exploration of key issues that have affected the Arab society in recent history through the present day. Using case studies from specific countries as well as a variety of authentic materials, students will gain understanding through research, discussion, analysis, class activities, and projects.
The class will be conducted in Arabic, and student projects will be completed in Modern Standard Arabic. Students will be required to complete a variety of short exercises, unit quizzes and writing assignments as well as a final audiovisual presentation.
Language & Intercultural Study
Transltn, Interpret & Lang Edu
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