Arabic Editing Skills

A survey of the Arabic language stylistic skills required for professional translators and editors; identifying common errors in the composition that cause ambiguity in meaning; producing stylistically-acceptable texts following standards endorsed by the editors of Egyptian cultural magazines.  

  • A survey of the Arabic language stylistic skills required for professional translators and editors; identifying common errors in the composition that cause ambiguity in meaning; producing stylistically-acceptable texts following standards endorsed by the editors of Egyptian cultural magazines.  

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     CEUs* 

      Prerequisite(s)      

    SLAE100

    Arabic Editing Skills

    3

    70 percent APT score

    *One continuing education Unit equals 10 contact hours.

    • Identify the most common stylistic, syntactic and grammatical pitfalls in contemporary standard Arabic
    • Analyze the different language levels in written and spoken Arabic and the areas of usage.
    • Develop a taste for Arabic style genius instead of the “foreign accent,” often resulting from a negative inter-lingual transfer
    • Develop self-consciousness of the reader’s attitude when reading any Arabic text, original or translated
    • Identify different styles in the Arabic language and the general feature of each of them. Of them
    • Create sound and grammatical Arabic texts, taking into account the rhetorical characteristics of the Arabic language
    • Read texts correctly in the Arabic language
  • Applicants must obtain a minimum score of 70 percent on the APT

  • Admission FeeEGP 75 to be paid onetime admission non-refundable fee.

    Standardized Arabic Proficiency Test (SAPT) Fees: EGP 245 to be paid 6 working days before the beginning of the term.

    One-day service Test (SAPT) Fees: EGP 370 to be paid 5 working days before the first day of the term.

    Exam fees are non-refundable and changes in admission test dates are only allowed 2 working days in advance of the reserved test session.  

     Or

    Online Arabic Admission Test (OAAT) Fees: EGP 100 to be paid 4 working days before the beginning of the term.

    Course tuition: fees/course for Egyptians EGP 1,420/3 CEUs

Course Info

Type:
Course
Duration:
6 Weeks
Subject:
Translation
Location:
AUC Tahrir Square
AUC New Cairo
Format:
In class/Online
CEUs:
3
Status
Available

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