Persian Language and Culture 1.
This course goes in parallel with Media Persian, both courses must be taken simultaneously.
This course is a continuation of Persian Language and Culture 1 with an emphasis on more advanced grammar of Persian. In this course we will further discuss the form and the theory of Persian syntax. The vocabulary will be expanded through writing and translation exercises. The course will expand on the basic knowledge of Persian culture that students have acquired in Persian Language and Culture 1, and will address cultural aspects of Iran using advanced and academic texts in Persian.
Acquiring a thorough understanding of the principles of advanced Persian grammar and building a comprehensive vocabulary. On this basis, at the end of this course, students will be able to read, analyse and translate texts in standard written Persian on various topics and translate these texts. The spoken and written Persian is further addressed in the courses Conversation Persian 1 and Text Persian 1 that are also offered in the second semester.
The timetables are available through My Timetable.
Mode of instruction
Assessment and weighing
|Written midterm exam
|Written final exam
There is no resit for the presentation. There is a resit exam for the midterm and the final, which will count for 80%.
Inspection and feedback
If a student requests a review within 30 days after publication of the exam results, an exam review will be organized.
The reading list is available on Brightspace.
For substantive questions, contact the lecturer listed in the nformation bar on the right.
For questions about enrolment, admission, etc, contact the Education Administration Office de Vrieshof.
Please note that the additional course information is an integral part of this course description.