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Muhammed, Randa Instructor

Positions

Research Areas research areas

Research

research overview

  • She is generally interested doing research about Arabic socio-linguistics, language varieties, Language choice, and computer-mediated communication. Her research is focused on looking into the effects of technology and social media on the Arabic language usage.

keywords

  • Arabic sociolinguistics, identity and language, computer-mediated communication, language choice, language varieties, material development

Teaching

courses taught

  • ARAB 1010 - Beginning Arabic 1
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019
    Introduces students to speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in the standard means of communication in the Arab world. This course is proficiency-based. All activities within the course are aimed at placing the student in the context of the native-speaking environment from the very beginning.
  • ARAB 1020 - Beginning Arabic 2
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020
    Continuation of ARAB 1010.
  • ARAB 2110 - Intermediate Arabic 1
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2020
    Proficiency-based course emphasizes speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Covers a variety of topics. Students give classroom presentations and write short essays in Arabic. Speaking ability is assessed through an oral proficiency interview.
  • ARAB 2120 - Intermediate Arabic 2
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2021
    Continuation of ARAB 2110.
  • ARAB 3110 - Advanced Arabic 1
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020
    Designed to train students further in the four language skills (writing, speaking, reading, listening/comprehension) at an advanced level. Enables students to acquire a better and broader understanding of Arabic culture and texts drawn from various genres of Arabic letters.
  • ARAB 3120 - Advanced Arabic 2
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2021
    Continues training in the four language skills (writing, speaking, reading, listening/comprehension) at an advanced level. Enables students to acquire a better and broader understanding of Arabic culture and texts drawn from various genres of Arabic letters.

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