ARAB202

ARAB202 Advanced Arabic Syntax: Jāmiʿ al-Durūs al-ʿArabiyyah – Part I

Course ID
ARAB202
Department
Arabic
Level
Core or Elective

Course Name: Advanced Arabic Syntax: Jāmiʿ al-Durūs al-ʿArabiyyah – Part I

This course consists of a study of the advanced Arabic syntax text Jāmi’ al-Durūs al-‘Arabiyyah of Muṣṭafā Ghalāyīnī. The text is an exhaustive and systematic study of the detailed rules of Arabic grammar and provides, beyond intermediate level, insight into the exceptions to common grammar rules as well as the divergent opinions of the early Arabic grammarians. Students memorize not only the grammar rules in this course, but also apply the rules through extensive exercises utilizing Qurʾānic verses, Hadith, and Arabic poetry.

Advanced Arabic Syntax: Jāmiʿ al-Durūs al-ʿArabiyyah – Part I