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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Part II

This paper consists of various forms of language work to improve the linguistic proficiency of students in the four major language skills of reading, listening, writing and speaking. Students read and listen to a variety of texts in modern Persian as language exercises, for translation, and to build vocabulary. Students will also write essays and prepare presentations in Persian. The course seeks to give students a broad knowledge of Persian literary styles and includes a focus on Persian folklore and proverbs.