The Arabic Language Department at Qatar University College of Arts and Sciences (QU-CAS) will hold the ‘First Meeting of the Departments of Arabic Language in the GCC’ on 2 March 2017.
The Head of CAS Arabic Language Department Dr Maryam al Naemi outlined the details of the event at a press conference on 27 February 2017.
Themed ‘Study Plans and Variables Age – Development challenges and Prospects Update’, the event aims to promote the development of the Arabic language in the GCC.
It will bring together 22 heads of Arabic language Departments from universities in the GCC to discuss and share their knowledge and expertise and provide efficient solutions for the challenges that hamper the development of the Arabic language in the GCC.
Dr Naemi said:
The event aligns with the study plan and the requirements of the labour market. It contributes to assessing the situation of the Arabic language departments in the Gulf region. It also serves to provide a platform to share and discuss the challenges that are facing the development of the Arabic language as well as the social and economic development in the Gulf communities.’