Balagah

Arabic Rhetoric Course Objectives and Learning Outcomes:
At the end of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding of advanced Arabic Rhetoric definitions and rules
  • Identify Arabic Rhetoric rules and concepts in texts
  • Extract Arabic Rhetoric elements from the Qur’ān, Hadīth and classical Arabic texts and
    literature
  • Apply concepts of word-order, figurative speech and embellishment within the science of
    Arabic Rhetoric
  • Use elements of Arabic Rhetoric concepts in composing speech and writing