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Welcome

Bellevue College

Course Syllabus: Arabic 123

Item # 1420

Spring Quarter-2010

 

 

Instructor: Samad Chakour

Time and Place: 3:00-5:10 PM, M/W A-243

Office Hours: M/W 2:30-3:00PM A-245 B

Phone: 425-564-2743

E-mail: schakour@bellevuecollege.edu

 

 

Course Materials:

Text Book: Al-Kitaab Fii Ta’allum al-Arabiyya (with DVDs) 2nd Edition.

By: Kristen Brustad- Abbas Al-Tonsi- Mahmoud Al-Batal (available at the bookstore).

Additional materials will be supplied on as-needed basis.

The Oxford Picture Dictionary. Norma Shapiro and Jayme Adelson-Goldstein.

 

Recommended:

▪ Arabic Verbs & Essentials of grammar: A Practical Guide in the Mastery of Arabic.

  Jane Wightwick, Mahmoud Jaafar.

 

Course Description and Objectives:

Welcome to Arabic 123. This course is the continuation of Arabic 122 and designed for students who have completed both Arabic 121 and 122 or equivalent course work.

The objective of this course is to develop the student’s ability to communicate in Modern Standard Arabic using all language skills (listening, reading, speaking and writing). Successfully completing this course, students should have knowledge and understanding in the following areas:

-Knowledge of basic Arabic grammar.

-Describe activities, professions, events, and places.

-Development and comprehension of more Arabic vocabulary.

-Expressing oneself orally and in writing.

-Discuss the diversity of cultures in the Arab world.

-Use of Arabic/English/Arabic dictionary.

Course Requirements:

Attending and participating in all class activities are very important.

Doing homework assignments is essential to keep up with new materials and    

   assignments throughout the quarter.

Prepare for the upcoming lesson. This is a daily assignment.

You are expected to do all exercises / drills in your Text Book.

Please submit your Home Work in order and stapled together.  

 

Grading:

Your final grade will be based on the following components:

 

Attendance and class participation              20%

Homework and assignments                        25%

Four Tests                                                    35%

Oral presentation                                          5%

Final Exam                                                   15%

 

Grading System:

A

94-100

A-

90-93

B+

 

87-89

B

84-86

B-

 

80-83

C+

77-79

C

 

74-76

C-

70-73

D+

 

67-69

D

60-66

F

 

59 & Below

 

 

 

 

 

Academic Honesty:

Students are reminded that they are responsible for being aware of obeying the college’s rules regarding academic misconduct. Therefore, cheating and plagiarizing are not tolerated in this class.

 

Attendance:

Attendance is mandatory and it is a part of your grade. Points will be deducted for every absence. Please be on time.

 

 

 

 

Accessibility:

 

If you have medical information to share with me in the event of an emergency, please contact me via email or come to see me during office hours. Emergency preparedness is important!

 

If you need course modifications / adaptations or accommodations because of a disability, I can refer you to our Disability Resource Center (DRC).

    If you prefer, you may contact them directly by going t

 

 

 

This is ONLY a Tentative Schedule (changes will be announced in class):

 

                                                 

Week 1………….Lesson-9

                              HW:  11, 8, 2: ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ

                             

Week 2………….Lesson-9

                              HW: (ﻗﺼﺔ) 18, 16, 15: ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ     and      ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ:1(10-unit)    

                              Quizz-1

 

Week 3………….Lesson-10

                              HW:  9-11-18-(ﻗﺼﺔ) : ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ     and      ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ:3 (11-unit)                         

 

Week 4………….Lesson-11

                              HW: (ﻗﺼﺔ) 21-17-8-1: ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ    and      ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ:2 (12-unit)   

                              Quizz-2

 

Week 5………….Lesson-12

                              HW:    8-11-12: ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ

                                                           

Week 6………….Lesson-12

                             HW: (ﻗﺼﺔ)  21-20-19: ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ      and      ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ:1(13-unit)   

                             Quizz-3

 

Week 7………...Lesson-13

                            HW:            ﻗﺼﺔ)  ) 17-16-8-7 : ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ

                           and      ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ:2 (14-unit)                        

Week-8………...Lesson-14

                            HW:      ﺘﻣﺭﻴﻥ:9-10-17-18   

 

Week-9………..Lesson-14/15

                           HW: TO BE ASSIGNED

 

Week-10:   Review/oral presentations         

 

 

● Assignments are due on Mondays (no credit for late submission).

●Tutoring is available.

● Study group is highly recommended.

● If you have to miss a class, find out what you missed and do your best

   to catch up with us.

● Language learning is incremental. Doing HW assignments on

   regular basis is essential to your success in this class.

   DO NOT allow yourself to fall behind.

Please don’t hesitate to come see me if you ever have questions or  

   problems regarding the class.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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