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Academic Foundations 003
African American and African Studies 014
American Studies 050
Ancient and Medieval Civilizations 060
Anthropology 070
Arabic 074
Art, Design, and Art History (080, 081, 082, 083, 085)
Asian Studies 098
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Chemistry 160
Chinese 165
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Computer Science 198
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Economics 220
English (350 and 352)
English: Composition and Writing 355
Environmental Sciences 375
Film Studies 380
French 420
Geoscience Engineering 465
Global Politics 487
Health Information Management 504
Health Sciences: Aging 499J
Health Sciences: Health Advocacy 499K
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Honors 525
Honors Living-Learning Community 526
Information Systems 548
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Italian 560
Japanese 565
Journalism and Media Studies 086
Latin 580
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Legal Studies 603
Linguistics 615
Mathematics 640
Medical Imaging Sciences 658
Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies 686
Music 087
Neuroscience 112
Peace and Conflict Studies 735
Philosophy 730
Physics 750
Political Science 790
Portuguese and Lusophone World Studies 812
Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Psychology 819
Psychology 830
Religious Studies 840
Russian 860
Social Work 910
Sociology 920
Spanish 940
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Urban Education 300
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Women's and Gender Studies 988
Writing 989
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  Newark Undergraduate Catalog 2016–2018 Liberal Arts Colleges Academic Programs and Courses Arabic 074  

Arabic 074

Program Coordinator: Mohamed Alsiadi, 973-353-1838

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21:074:101-102 Elementary Arabic I,II (3,3) Development of oral and written proficiency via writing, pronunciation, reading, and grammar. For students with no knowledge of Arabic.
21:074:131,132 Intermediate Arabic I,II (3,3) Continued development of oral and written proficiency. Elementary literary material and exposure to the culture. Prerequisites: 21:074:101-102 or equivalent, as determined by a placement examination.
21:074:220,221 Contemporary Arabic Language and Cultures I,II (3,3) Focuses on developing advanced oral and written fluency of modern Arabic through study of the cultures and histories of Middle Eastern nations. The course is taught in both Arabic and English, where emphasis is placed on broadening Arabic vocabulary and grammar; listening and speaking skills; and discerning the cultural context of complex readings and speech among Arabic nations/regions. Prerequisites: 21:074:131-132 or equivalent, as determined by a placement examination.
21:074:245 Arab Society and Media (3) This course is taught in English and explores social issues that have been central to the transformation of modern Arab societies in the modern period. Readings and recordings will address major topics such as democracy and development, nationalism, Islam, feminism, and the status of women and socialism.
21:074:311,312 Arabic Literature in English Translation I,II (3,3)

Representative works of Arabic literature in translation, including poetry, the novel, the short story, and plays. Emphasis on how new literary trends reflect sociocultural change in the Arab world, including debates over tradition, gender relations, and cultural pluralism. All readings will be in English; no knowledge of Arabic is necessary.
Prerequisites: 21:350:101-102 or equivalent.
21:074:353,354 Independent Study in Arabic I,II (3,3) Prerequisite: By permission of instructor only.
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