Department of Arabic

Scheme of Studies

BS (4-Year) Arabic

2020-2024 and Onward

STRUCTURE OF SCHEME OF STUDY

Nature of Courses

Numbers of Course

Credits Hours

Compulsory Courses (No choice)

06

16

Compulsory Courses

03

09

Major Courses

15

46

Minor Courses from other disciplines

06

18

Foundation Courses

03

09

Basic Courses

03

12

Elective Courses

04

16

Thesis

01

06

Total

41

132

YEAR-1

SEMESTER-I 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/Eng-108

Literary Reading and Grammar: Syntax

3(3+0)

CC/Ps -102

Pakistan Studies

2(2+0)

EC/Ara-101

Basic Arabic

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-101 

Introduction to Arabic language-I

3(3+0)

Min/Isl.St-101

Min/GDS-101

Min/Hist-101

Min/Psy-101

Min/Geog-101

Min/Pak.St-101

Min/Pol.Sc-101

Min/F.A-101

Al. Quran-I

Introduction to Gender & Development Studies-I

History of Pakistan Movement (1857-1924)

Elements of Psychology-I

Physical Geography-I

Ideological Foundation of Pakistan (1857-1920)

Introduction to Political Science

Calligraphy-I

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

Min/Per-101

Min/Punj-101

Min/Urdu-101

Min/Eng-101

Min/French-101

Persian Literature and Grammer-I

Jadeed Punjabi Adab

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-I

Literature as Minor Subject

French Language

Minor – II (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

17

 SEMESTER-II 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/Eng-109

Basic Study and Writing skills

3(3+0)

CC/Isl-101/ CC/Phil-101

Islamic Education/Ethics (For Non-Muslim)

2(2+0)

EC/Math-101

Mathematics

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-102

Introduction to Arabic Language-II

3(3+0)

Min/Isl.St-102

Min/GDS-102

Min/Hist-102

Min/Psy-102

Min/Geo-102

Min/Pak.St-102

Min/Pol.Sc-102

Min/F.A-102

Al. Quran-I

Introduction to Gender Studies-II

History of Pakistan Movement (1924-1947)

Elements of Psychology-II

Physical Geography-II

Ideological Foundation of Pakistan (1921-1947)

Fundamentals of  Political Science

Calligraphy-II

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

 

 

 

Min/Per-102

Min/Punj-102

Min/Urdu-102

Min/Eng-102

Min/French-102

Persian Literature and Grammer-II

Qadeem Punjabi Adab

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-II

English as a Minor Subject-II

French Language II

Minor – II (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

17

 YEAR-2

SEMESTER-III 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/ENG-204

English Verse and Communication Skills I

3(3+0)

EC/CS-201

Introduction to Computer

3(2+1)

Maj/Ara-201

Applied Arabic Grammar-I

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-202

Introduction to Arabic literature-I

3(3+0)

Min/Isl.St-201

Min/GDS-201

Min/Hist-201

Min/Psy-201

Min/Geo-201

Min/Pak.St-201

Min/Pol.Sc-201

Min/Per-201

Min/Punj-201

Min/Urdu-201

Min/Eng-201

Min/French-201

Min/F.A-201

Hadith, Fiqh and Islamic History

Contemporary Gender Issues

History of Pakistan 1947-1969

Psychology of Adjustment

Human Geography

Concept of Society and Culture

Comparative Constitutions: Developed

Persian Literature and Rhetoric-I

Jadeed Punjabi Adab

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-I

English as Minor Subject-III

French Language

Calligraphy-III

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

15

 SEMESTER-IV 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/ENG-205

Communication Skills II

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-203

Islamic history

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-204

Applied Arabic Grammar-II

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara- 205

Introduction to Arabic Literature-II

3(3+0)

Min/Isl.St-202

Min/GDS-202

Min/Hist-202

Min/Psy-202

Min/Geo-202

Min/Pak.St-202

Min/Pol.Sc-202

Min/Per-202

Min/Punj-202

Min/Urdu-202

Min/Eng-202

Min/French-202

Min/F.A-202

Hadith, Fiqh & Islamic History

Gender & Socio-Cultural Issues

History of Pakistan 1969-1997

Psychology Minor

Geography of Pakistan

Pakistani Society and Culture

Comparative Constitutions: Developing-II

Persian Literature and Rhetoric-II

Jadeed Punjabi Adab

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-II

English as Minor Subject-IV

French Language IV

Calligraphy-IV

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

 

 

 

 

3(3+0)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Credits

15

 YEAR-3

SEMESTER-V 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Ara-301

Functional Arabic

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-302

Study of  Arab World and Its Culture

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-303

Quranic Literature

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-304

History of Arabic Literature

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-305

 Classical Prose

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-306

Classical Arabic Poetry

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

18

 SEMESTER-VI 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Ara-307

Modern Arabic Poetry

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-308

Hadith Literature

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-309

Composition, Dictation, Viva

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-310

Modern Arabic Prose

4(4+0)

Maj/Ara-311

Translation

4(4+0)

 

Total Credits

17

 YEAR-4

SEMESTER-VII

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Ara-401  

Rhetoric and Prosody

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-402

Research Methodology

4(4+0)

Maj/Ara-403

Arab Media

3(3+0)

Maj/Ara-404

Translation

4(4+0)

EC/Ara-401

EC/Ara-402

Comparative Literature

Islamic Literature

(Choose Any One)

4(4+0)

 

Total Credits

18

 SEMESTER-VIII

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Ara-405

Seminar

1

Maj/Ara-406

Introduction to Linguistics

4(4+0)

EC/Ara-403

EC/Ara-404

Arabic Literature in Sub-Continent

Arabic Literature in Spain

(Choose Any One)

4(4+0)

EC/Ara-405

OR

EC/Ara-406

EC/Ara-407

Research Thesis    

OR

Drama and Essays in Arabic

Literary Criticism

6

OR

3(3+0)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

15

Total Hours:  17+17+15+15+18+17+18+15=132 CR         

Note: Study of Quran Translation to all disciplines of BS-Arabic is compulsory.