Planit


Arabic and French

University of Edinburgh

Venues

Central Campus

Content

Year 1:
You will study elementary Arabic to learn basic grammar and develop your vocabulary. You will also take courses in Islamic history, modern Middle Eastern history and courses from other academic areas.

Year 2:
As Year 1.

Year 3:
You will spend your third year in an Arabic-speaking country, improving your language skills and undertaking independent study.

Year 4:
You will continue to develop your language and translation skills and will write your honours dissertation. You will also choose from a range of option courses dealing with different aspects of Islam and the Middle East.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at AABB (minimum) but typically AAAA (first sitting) including French plus English at National 5 at C.

Widening Access entry:
4 Highers at ABBB (by end of S6) including French plus English at National 5 at C. Highers at BBB must be achieved in one sitting S4-S6.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

MA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

TR61

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Department

Literatures, Languages and Cultures

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.ed.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

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