|Code||Course Name||Credit Hours||Pre-requisite||Study System|
|First: Compulsory Requirements – (24) credit hours|
|0801710||Arabic Rhetoric and Stylistics||3||–||Physical Attendance|
|0801750||Comparative Literature||3||–||Remote Learning|
|0801720||Modern and Contemporary Linguistic Schools||3||–||Remote Learning|
|0801770||Research Methods in Language, Literature and Text Investigation||3||–||Physical Attendance|
|0801722||Automatic Processing of the Arabic Language||3||–||Physical Attendance|
|0801723||Applied Linguistics||3||–||Remote Learning|
|0801711||Terminologies and Lexicology||3||–||Physical Attendance|
|Second: Optional Courses – (3) credit hours|
|0801724||Pragmatics and Discourse Analysis||3||–||Physical Attendance|
|0801780||Machine Translation Issues||3||–||Physical Attendance|
|Third: Thesis – (9) credit hours|
The master’s program is completed when all the courses of the program, including the thesis, are completed.
|3.70 to 4.00||Excellent|
|3.00 – Less than – 3.70||Very Good|
The student’s academic load in one semester ranges between (9) credit hours as a minimum, and (12) credit hours as a maximum.
2- Prepare student to benefit from the original sources and references, in order to achieve depth in knowledge and excellence in research.
3- Enable the student to understand the rules, principles, and skills of scientific research, and qualify him to prepare original and distinguished research in the area of language and linguistics
4- Prepare the student to employ his knowledge and skill gains in the labor market, strengthen his role in serving the university and society, and qualifying him for the Ph.D.
5- Provide the local and Arab community with distinguished scientific competencies in the field of specialization.
6- To have the intermediate knowledge that enables the student to create bridges of communication with all cultures and civilizations through language and its tools.
7- Consolidate the student’s self-learning values.
The program outcomes have been aligned with the National Qualification System (NQS) of the United Arab Emirates
|Strand||Statement||Programme Learning Outcomes|
|Knowledge||Comprehensive and very specialized knowledge in the field of work, specialization, or professional practice, and at the boundaries linking different fields, including knowledge of advanced concepts and recent developments||*||*|
|Advanced knowledge of applicable research principles and methods||*||*|
|Sophisticated analytical awareness of cognitive issues as the base of original and creative thinking, a realization that includes knowledge of the steps of deriving information and of contemporary processes capable of producing good knowledge.||*||*||*|
|A comprehensive encyclopedia of knowledge about the latest developments related to a field of work or specialization.||*||*|
|Skills||Advanced skills required in research, analysis, evaluation and/or creation of complex ideas, information, concepts, and/or activities||*||*|
|Skills to develop new knowledge or to integrate knowledge from different fields using highly developed cognitive and creative skills with intellectual independence in the field of work or specialization.||*||*||*||*|
|Advanced problem-solving skills that can be employed in analyzing very complex issues based on data that may be incomplete, or in developing innovative/ proposed solutions related to a professional academic field, field of work or specialization||*||*||*|
|Planning skills capable of developing and implementing large projects or similar activities enhanced by skill in research methodologies to reach logical conclusions||*|
|Very advanced ICT skills to present, explain or analyze highly complex topics||*||*|
|Autonomy and Responsibility||Ability to operate independently and/or take responsibility for managing professional practices, work systems or educational contexts that are very complex, unfamiliar, and unpredictable, that require new approaches and/or the introduction of conceptual or abstract solutions||*|
|Ability to take responsibility for managing a high level of processes and systems||*|
|The ability to analyze and transmit norms and socio-cultural relations and to work towards their construction and circulation.||*||*|
|Integration into the Context||Ability to take initiative and manage professional activities that may require a highly complex environment||*|
|Ability to take responsibility for driving strategic performance and developing professional and self-motivated teams||*||*|
|Self-development||The possibility of undertaking a self-evaluation process and taking responsibility for contributing to the fields of knowledge and professional practice in unfamiliar educational contexts||*|
|The possibility of developing and implementing the principle of continuous learning on a regular basis and at the level of expected responsibility.||*|
|The possibility to continuously and consciously deal with highly complex ethical issues that lead to reasoned, right, and fair decisions.||*||*|
A graduate of the Master of Arts in Arabic language, literature major is qualified to work in various fields within the following institutions: