Syllabus for Arabic: A Semitic Language

Arabiska: breddningskurs i semitiskt tillvalsspråk

Syllabus

  • 15 credits
  • Course code: 5AB901
  • Education cycle: Second cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: Semitic Languages A1N

    Explanation of codes

    The code indicates the education cycle and in-depth level of the course in relation to other courses within the same main field of study according to the requirements for general degrees:

    First cycle

    • G1N: has only upper-secondary level entry requirements
    • G1F: has less than 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • G1E: contains specially designed degree project for Higher Education Diploma
    • G2F: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • G2E: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements, contains degree project for Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
    • GXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified

    Second cycle

    • A1N: has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • A1F: has second-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • A1E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (60 credits)
    • A2E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (120 credits)
    • AXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified

  • Grading system: Fail (U), Pass (G), Pass with distinction (VG)
  • Established: 2007-11-08
  • Established by:
  • Revised: 2021-03-05
  • Revised by: The Department Board
  • Applies from: Autumn 2021
  • Entry requirements: A Bachelor's degree with a language subject as the main field of study. Proficiency in Swedish and English equivalent to the general entry requirements for first-cycle (Bachelor's level) studies.
  • Responsible department: Department of Linguistics and Philology

Reading list

Reading list

Applies from: Autumn 2021

Some titles may be available electronically through the University library.

  • Wehr, Hans; Cowan, J. Milton A dictionary of modern written Arabic (Arabic-English)

    4th ed. considerably enl. and amended by the author: New York: Spoken Language Services, 1994

    Find in the library

    Mandatory

  • Schulz, Eckehard; Krahl, Günther; Reuschel, Wolfgang Standard Arabic : an elementary - intermediate course

    Rev. English ed. /b by Eckehard Schulz ; editorial consultants James Dickins ...: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000

    Find in the library

    Mandatory

  • Kronholm, Tryggve Spegelbilder : den arabiska litteraturens historia

    Stockholm: Natur och kultur, 1995

    Find in the library

    Mandatory

  • Versteegh, Kees The Arabic language

    Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2001

    Find in the library

    Mandatory