Arabic is a language that is very important and relevant in world history. It’s priority is more important in the modern era. It is noted that Arabic language includes one of the few languages that are accepted by the United Nations. A great number of people in the world use Arabic language and treat it as mother tongue and religious. This is the language of more than 20 countries and has been used by millions of people on a regular basis. Its literature, grammar, style, language and application are influenced by any person and generating accessibility.
The initiative of the Arabic Chair in Mannaniya college is to motivate the students and the public too, the study of Arabic language and also intended to benefit them. Our college considered this is a big achievement, in the academic field, we will be moving forward with new changes and experiments. Such steps can be utilized by both college students and teachers and can be practiced in the general community. It have all the help and support from our college Management and Principal Dr. P Nazeer, and Chairman of the NAAC Advisory Committee Dr. Radharamanan, and Coordinator of NAAC College committee Dr. Parameswaran Ashok Nair, and Sub Coordinator of NAAC College Committee Dr. Dilshad bin ashraf and etc.
Our College held a meeting and discusses the activities and designing of the Arabic Chair. It is elected Dr, Anvarshah S, Assistant Professor of Arabic in our College as Director of Arabic Chair, and Dr. A Nizarudeen (Rtd. HOD, department of Arabic, Kariavattom), Moulavi Shihabuddin Chandanathope (Principal, Jawhariya Arabic College, Paripally) and Dr. Thajudeen (HOD, department of Arabic, Karyavattom) were also elected as Faculty Members. Also, elected as Students members from Mohammed Asif(ll nd BSc), Mohammed Mubarak (lst BA) and Sadiq (lst TTM) for the participation in the Consultative Committee on Students representation.
The Arabic Chair has taken as a challenge its activities for Arabic language, due to Arabic does not have a main department in our college. However, the initiative is aimed at delivering the relevance of the Arabic language to children by utilizing the Arabic as an additional language for all the subjects in the degree courses. In addition to this, several classes and seminars can be done to introduce Arabic language, culture and diversity. It can be help for the Students, teachers and the public to learn from the Arabic alphabet, find its language structure and find applications. Thus start with its first lessons learning from basic levels of language can also help to get acquainted with the international language. In addition, we can also start certificate courses such as spoken Arabic and communicative Arabic to speak the language. Any learner of this course can understand the Arabic speaking language used in foreign countries, especially in the Gulf countries. After studying, the Students can easily participating in job interviews in the Gulf countries and get a better job. This Arabic study has helped to work in different sectors of life, such as company, office, factory, industries, school, college, airport and shop in the Gulf countries.
A lot of opportunities in the translation field who has studied both English and Arabic languages. For this, the Arabic-English translation course can be done through this Chair. Translation course is also an area of interest in many areas such as airport and various courts. Visa translation, document translation, certificate translation are important areas in translation fields.
The Arabic Language and Literary Courses are very useful in introducing Arabic language and culture. Even when learning a language, it makes it even more attractive in its language and literature study. Thus, students are more helpful to like this language and explore its history and culture.
The function of Arabic chair has been used with such innovative ideas. This is useful for every person in the community, as it is for students. Arabic chair can make its influence in the literary, cultural and commercial spheres, and pray earnestly that God may open the way for it. We hope that Arabic chair help us to better understand the Arabic language, its latest trends, identify life’s achievements and provide more guidance for an Arabic-cultural field of higher learning.
Dr Anvarshah . S
Dept of Arabic