ISL464 Intermediate Arabic Grammar 2 (8)

In this subject, the role of the ism will be further expanded upon with the multiple roles that an ism mansub plays such as the maf'ool mutlaq, bihi, fihi and lahu. The 'Stories of the Prophets' textbook will be analysed at a more advanced level, specifically focusing on the ism mansub as well as building on new vocabulary, new syntax and complex morphology.

Availability

* Offering has a residential school. Please view following information for further details.

Session 1 (30)
Online *
United Theological College
Session 2 (60)
Online
United Theological College

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: ISL464. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System

HD/FL

Duration

One session

School

Centre for Islamic Studies and Civilisation

Subject Relationships

ISL364 Paired Subject

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to distinguish between the different types of mansubat;
  • be able to formally classify verbs according to their multiple morphological characteristics;
  • be able to formally analyse sentences incorporating the new rules of syntax;
  • be able to demonstrate intermediate level comprehension of non-technical prose; and
  • be able to demonstrate measurable improvement in reading and composition skills.

Syllabus

This subject will cover the following topics:
  • Overview of sarf
  • Ism mawsul
  • Maf'ool mutlaq I
  • Maf'ool mutlaq II
  • Maf'ul fihi
  • Haal Mufrad
  • Haal Jumla
  • Tamyeez
  • Maf'ool lahu
  • Tawabi' I
  • Tawabi' II

Indicative Assessment

The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of ISL464 in Session 1 2019. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).

Item Number
Title
Value %
1
Engagement and participation
10
2
Online worksheets
25
3
Assignment
30
4
Final written exam
35

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: July 2020. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.

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