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 in accordance with 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 in accordance with standards endorsed by the editors of Egyptian cultural magazines.  

    Code 

                       Title                            

     CEUs* 

      Prerequisite(s)      

    SLAE100

    Arabic Editing Skills

    3

    70% 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 the genius of Arabic style as opposed to the “foreign accent” often resulting from 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 a sound and grammatical Arabic texts, taking into account the rhetorical characteristics of the Arabic language.
    • Read correctly texts in the Arabic language
  • Applicants must obtain a minimum score of 70% on the APT.

  • Admission Fee:

    · EGP 75 == A onetime admission non-refundable fee

    Standardized Arabic Proficiency Test (SAPT)Fees: 

    · EGP 200 for Egyptians and EGP 250 for International Students == up to 6 working days before the beginning of the term.

    One-day service Test (SAPT) Fees:

    · EGP 370 for Egyptians and EGP 465 for International Students == five working days before the first day of the term.

    Exam fees are non-refundable and change 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 70 = up to 4 working days before the beginning of the term.

    Course tuition: 

    Fees/course for Egyptians = EGP 1,200/ 3 CEUs

    Fees/course for International Student = EGP 1,500/ 3 CEUs

     

Course Info

Type:
Course
Duration:
6 Weeks
Subject:
Translation
Location:
AUC Tahrir Square
AUC New Cairo
Format:
Currently Online
CEUs:
3
Status
On Demand

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