Dardasha Masriyyah: Egyptian Dialect
Intermediate level foundation in the structure, pronunciation, vocabulary, culture of Egyptian Arabic. Focus on communicative skills of listening and speaking of Egyptian dialect of Arabic. Develop the automated production skills necessary to function in an Arabic speaking environment of Egyptian culture. Understand Egyptian culture as reflected in popular imagery & films. Visit cultural sites & icons for historical awareness. Offered only in the Duke in the Arab World Study Abroad Program. Prerequisite: Arabic 2 or equivalent. One course.