ISLA 542D1 Lower Intermediate Persian (3 credits)

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Offered by: Islamic Studies (Faculty of Arts)


Islamic Studies : This course contains various genres of texts. Since Persian language and Persian literature are closely tied, different modern and classical prose and poetry are presented throughout the course. In addition, morphological, semantic and syntactic complexities of the Persian language will be addressed. The objective is to cover a wide variety of classical and modern Persian texts both in prose and poetry to facilitate reading, writing, understanding and speaking about a variety of literary, historical, cultural and journalistic topics in Persian. This course is mainly in Persian.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Pouneh Shabani-Jadidi (Fall)

  • Fall and Winter

  • 3 hours

  • Prerequisite: ISLA 541D1/D2 or equivalent, Placement Test, or permission of instructor.

  • Students must register for both ISLA 542D1 and ISLA 542D2.

  • No credit will be given for this course unless both ISLA 542D1 and ISLA 542D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms