Lesson Title: 

Farouq Al-Baz- His Hopes for the Arab World and Egypt

This is the life story of Dr. Farouq Al-Baz, a world class geologist of Egyptian origin. He attained his fame when he was selected to be one of the scientists who contributed to the Apollo 15 journey to the moon. In this segment he talks about his dreams of establishing an Arab institute for desert studies.


  • Arabic, Egyptian


  • Ecology/Geography

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Superior, Advanced-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level


  • Listening

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 




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