In light of the rapidly growing number of people studying Arabic, in academia, governments, NGOs and business, this course is a unique and timely learning tool for anyone looking to access news information from the Arab world first-hand. This course introduces the language of newspapers, magazines, and Internet news sites to intermediate - and advanced - level students of Modern Standar Arabic. Using this coursebook, students will be able to master core vocabulary and structures typical of front-pagenews, recognize various methods of coverage, distinguish fact from opinion, detect bias, and read critically in Arabic.
Media Arabic, The American University in Cairo Press
Beside this course, we will read, analyse and discuss recent news from Egyptian and Arabic news found in different online newspapers.
This course can be given online or as in intensive immersion course in Cairo, Egypt for the second or third year Arabic students and we can also adjust it to meet your specific needs and level.