ARAB 355: Advanced Arabic Media: Debates & Context

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Multilevel open-source media analysis and advanced language acquisition class. In addition to developing effective strategies for discourse analysis in Arabic, students will gain exposure to core issues and debates within the current Arab world. Secondary source readings and lecture material focus on issues of rhetorical and aesthetic persuasion, propaganda, censorship, media bias and fake news. Limited to two attempts.
Mason Core: Capstone
Recommended Prerequisite: ARAB 300
Registration Restrictions:

Required Prerequisites: ARAB 202C or 202XS.
C Requires minimum grade of C.
XS Requires minimum grade of XS.

Schedule Type: Seminar
Grading:
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.
Additional Course Details: Taught in Arabic