About the Master's in Arabic
Promote understanding as a translator or interpreter of Arabic.
Strengthen your Arabic language skills and develop a deep understanding of Arabic language and linguistics with a 100% online master's degree from PennWest California.
Arabic is one of the six most widely spoken languages in the world. Through this top quality master's degree program from PennWest California Global Online, you'll develop the skills to function professionally as an educator, linguist, translator or interpreter in our increasingly diverse global community.
Build understanding and communication skills in Arabic.
With PennWest California's flexible, customizable master's degree program, you'll develop advanced expertise in Arabic and apply that knowledge to the discipline or profession you choose.
In PennWest California's graduate program concentration in Arabic, you'll:
- Explore Arabic as a language system, delving into important linguistic concepts such as phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics
- Discuss issues of diglossia in Arabic-speaking countries
- Identify linguistic and semantic differences among Arabic dialects and how culture and society shaped them• Practice translating a variety of Arabic texts
- Survey Arabic literary texts, with a particular emphasis on understanding (and appreciating) them in their social, historical and cultural contexts