Summer 2023 courses

Author: Program in Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies

The Program in Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies is pleased to offer Classical Qur'anic Arabic this summer. 

MEAR 40027/60027 Intro to Classical Qur'anic Arabic I
Professor Catherine Bronson
3 credit hours
MTWTh 5:30-6:40 p.m.
June 19, 2023 -- July 21, 2023

The primary objective of this course is to develop a working knowledge of Classical/Koranic Arabic, with emphasis on an overview of grammar and syntax, vocabulary acquisition, and sample readings of Islamic texts. We will learn how to use the Arabic dictionary and parse sentences at an introductory level. Students are encouraged to have previewed the alphabet before classes commence.