Fall 2014 First-Year Arabic I
Asian Languages and Civilizations, as ARAB-101
Formerly listed as: ARAB-01
Faculty Mohamed H. Hassan (Section 01) Description
This year-long course introduces the basics of Modern Standard Arabic, also known as Classical Arabic. It begins with a coverage of the alphabet, vocabulary for everyday use, and essential communicative skills relating to real-life and task-oriented situations (queries about personal well-being, family, work, and telling the time). Students will concentrate on speaking and listening skills, as well as on learning the various forms of regular verbs, and on how to use an Arabic dictionary.
Limited to 18 students. Fall semester. Five College Senior Lecturer Hassan.
If Overenrolled: Priority given to ASLC majors, then to class year (seniors first). Cost: 144.85 ? Course times and locations ARAB 101 - L/D Section 01 M 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM BARR 105 Tu 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM BARR 105 W 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM BARR 105 Th 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM BARR 105 F 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM BARR 105 Textbooks
Below are the textbooks used in this course, along with pricing information and availability at local bookstores. The price range shown is based upon queries to multiple online booksellers; click on the the price field to see detailed pricing information.
This is preliminary information about books for this course. Please contact your instructor or the Academic Coordinator for the department, before attempting to purchase these books.
ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
9781589016323 Alif Baa: Introduction to Arabic Letters and Sounds [With DVD] Georgetown University Press Kristen Brustad - Mahmoud Al-Batal - Abbas Al-Tonsi Amherst Books From $20.77-$61.22
9781589016347 Answer Key for Alif Baa: Introduction to Arabic Letters and Sounds (Al-Kitaab Arabic Language Program) (Arabic Edition) Georgetown University Press Brustad, Kristen - Al-Batal, Mahmoud - Al-Tonsi, Abbas Amherst Books From $6.78-$15.75
9781589017368 Al-Kitaab fii Ta'allum al-'Arabiyya - A Textbook for Beginning Arabic: Part One (Paperback, Third Edition) (Arabic Edition) Georgetown University Press Brustad, Kristen - Al-Batal, Mahmoud - Al-Tonsi, Abbas Amherst Books From $31.48-$116.67
9781589017382 Answer Key for Al-Kitaab fii Ta callum al-cArabiyya A Textbook for Beginning Arabic: Part 1, 3rd Edition (Arabic Edition) Georgetown University Press Brustad, Kristen - Al-Batal, Mahmoud - Al-Tonsi, Abbas Amherst Books From $8.98-$20.90
These books are available locally at
Amherst Books. Offerings 2022-23:
Fall 2022 Other years:
, Fall 2023