Courses Offered

 Please note that number courses 110, 210, 310, and 401 are taught in the Fall, and that the courses numbered 120, 220, 320, 402 are taught in the Spring. 

 
ARAB 110 Elementary Arabic I
Five hours of class per week. Basic level of oral fluency and aural comprehension. Vocabulary acquisition, pronunciation, grammar, and writing. Reading of simple texts. Not open to native speakers of Arabic. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2019 semester.

ARAB 120 Elementary Arabic II
Five hours of class per week. A continuation of ARAB 110. Readings in cultural texts. Prerequisite: ARAB 110. LEC.
Spring 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Ali, Mahmoud
MW 09:00-09:50 AM BA 110 - LAWRENCE
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM SUM 514 - LAWRENCE
5 64092
LEC Aldamen, Hesham
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM ST 338B - LAWRENCE
MW 11:00-11:50 AM WES 4020 - LAWRENCE
5 60206
ARAB 177 First Year Seminar: _____
A limited-enrollment, seminar course for first-time freshmen, addressing current issues in Arabic. Course is designed to meet the critical thinking learning outcome of the KU Core. First-Year Seminar topics are coordinated and approved by the Office of First-Year Experience. Prerequisite: First-time freshman status. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2019 semester.

ARAB 210 Intermediate Arabic I
Three hours of class conducted in Arabic. Intermediate oral proficiency and aural comprehension. Systematic review of grammar. Writing skills beyond the basic level. Introduction to modern Arabic texts and discussion in Arabic. Prerequisite: ARAB 120. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2019 semester.

ARAB 220 Intermediate Arabic II
Three hours of class conducted in Arabic. Continuation of ARAB 210. Discussion in Arabic of texts studied. Prerequisite: ARAB 210. LEC.
Spring 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Alotaibi, Asmaa
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM FR 219 - LAWRENCE
3 60207
LEC Aldamen, Hesham
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM WES 4022 - LAWRENCE
3 67797
ARAB 310 Advanced Arabic I
A practical Arabic language course involving advanced study of the grammar, reading of texts on a variety of subjects, conversation, and composition. Taught in Arabic. Designed for students who have had two or more years of Arabic study. Open to native speakers. Prerequisite: ARAB 220 or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2019 semester.

ARAB 320 Advanced Arabic II
A continuation of ARAB 310. Prerequisite: Satisfactory completion of ARAB 310 or consent of instructor. LEC.
Spring 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Marhoon, Maryam
TuTh 03:00-04:15 PM WES 1046 - LAWRENCE
3 71711
ARAB 401 Readings in Arabic I
Designed for native and near-native speakers, this course involves reading newspapers and other publications in the language intended for native speakers, conversation, oral presentations, and advanced grammar. Prerequisite: Native or near-native speaker proficiency or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2019 semester.

ARAB 402 Readings in Arabic II
Continuation of ARAB 401. LEC.
Spring 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Alwindi, Alaa
M 05:15-06:30 PM BA 103 - LAWRENCE
Th 05:45-07:00 PM BA 110 - LAWRENCE
3 66311

*Graduate-Level Courses Available: Graduate Students may take undergraduate level courses for graduate credit. Please contact Roxie Lytle (roxie@ku.edu) for permission.





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