Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2024

     

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ARAB 354 001 (CRN: 16885)

CRIT ANALYSIS OF MEDIA ARABIC

Long Title: CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF MEDIA ARABIC
Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm
Instructor: Elsherbiny, Hossam
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:50AM MWF (26-AUG-2024 - 6-DEC-2024) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in Arabic
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: ARAB 301
Section Max Enrollment: 20
Section Enrolled: 7 (Reserved + All Others)
Reserved Seats for Fall Semester 2024 Matriculants: 3 (3 Available)
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 198) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 21-MAY-2024 12:30PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: Critical examination of Arabic print and digital media with a focus on close reading, critical interpretation, and analysis. Students will work on a variety of media sources, including newspapers, magazines, blogs, academic journals, and news websites that address current political and social topics. From accounts of diplomatic relations and conferences to protests and demonstrations, conflicts and terrorism, and government policy and elections, students will receive practical training in critical reading of news stories in Modern Standard Arabic.