Focused reading and discussion of texts written by modern Arab intellectuals. These texts will center on the interrelated topics of modernity, politics, and religion. The course will emphasize: (1) increasing reading speed; (2) increasing depth of reading comprehension; (3) strengthening grammar; (4) building Arabic to English translation skills. PREREQ: Grade of B- or better in L49 308D Advanced Arabic I or L49 3085 Third-Level Arabic II or placement by examination.
Course Attributes: EN H; BU Hum; AS LCD; AS LS; FA HUM; AR HUM