Undergraduate Course: Arabic Oral (IMES10024)
|School||School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||It is a comprehensive topic based course focusing mainly on speaking, arguing, discussing, debating, and presenting at an advanced level.
Every week students will be discussing a different topic which could range from political, economic, environmental and social etc...
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
|| Students MUST have passed:
Arabic 2 (IMES08006)
||Other requirements|| None
|Additional Costs|| 0
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2017/18, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 20,
Summative Assessment Hours 1,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||First term presentation: 10%
Second term presentation: 10%
Degree exam: 80%
||Individual detailed feedback is provided to students after every presentation, a total of 6 presentation throughout the year.
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Will have a good command of broad vocabulary and can formulate statements in a precise manner to indicate certainty, concern, agreement, satisfaction etc.
- Understand enough to follow extended speech on abstract and complex topics of academic or vocational relevance and can generally understand everybody they talk to, provided the need to confirming some details especially if the accent is unfamiliar.
- Follow most lectures, discussions and debates and understand in detail an argument in a discussion programme.
- Express themselves fluently and appropriately and give clear, well-structured descriptions of complex subjects.
- Give a clear, well-structured presentations on complex subjects expanding and supporting points of view with appropriate reasons and examples.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Students will be assigned to groups. the maximum number of students per group is 6. The tutorial is one hour long. Students will meet once a week.
|Course organiser||Mrs Marwa Mouazen
Tel: (0131 6)50 4176
|Course secretary||Mrs Vivien Macnish Porter
Tel: (0131 6)50 4182