Centre of Arabic and African Studies
School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies

 

M. A. in Arabic

The M.A. programme has been designed to provide advanced and intensive training of Arabic Language, Literature, Culture and Civilisation through courses on translation Arabic-English-Arabic, simultaneous interpretation together with course contents such as classical prose and poetry, modern prose and poetry, history of Arabic language and literature, Arabic novels and plays, prepare students for research and interpretation.

Monsoon Semester

Course No. Course Title   Credits
MA (1stYr)
AA411A History of Arabic Literature (Written) 4
AA412A Translation : Theory & Practice (Arabic-English-Arabic) 4
AA413A Classical Arabic Prose (Written)  4          M
AA414A Classical Arabic Poetry (Written)   4

 

Course No. Course Title   Credits
MA (2ndYr)
AA511A Modern Prose: Traditions and Development of Arabic novel (Written) 4
AA512A Modern Poetry Written 4 M
AA513A Terminology & Specialized Translation (Written)  4         
AA514A Simultaneous Interpretation (Oral)    4


Winter Semester

Course No. Course Title   Credits
MA (1stYr)
AA415A Modern Poetry: An Introduction to Traditional
and  Free Verses (written) 
4 W
AA416A An Introduction to Literary Criticism in Arabic 4 W
AA417A Simultaneous Interpretation (Oral)  4 W
AA418A Composition : Essay & Letter Writing  4 W

 

Course No. Course Title   Credits
MA (2ndYr)
AA515A Simultaneous Interpretation (Oral)  4 W
AA516A Terminology and Specialized  Translation (written)  4 W
AA517A History of Islam and Islamic Sciences (written)   4 W     
AA518A Arab-Islamic Civilization : An introduction to the
Arab & Islamic Civilization (Written)   
4 W


 

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