Lesson Title: 

Computer Use in Iraq

The two informants talk about the importance of computer education in Iraq prior to the first Gulf War. They address that war's ramifications, especially the embargo, on devastating the educational system in the years that followed. While one of them sounds enthusiastic about the use of computer in education, the other strikes a warning note!

Language: 

  • Arabic, Iraqi

Topic: 

  • Science/Technology

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

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

Modality: 

  • Listening

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 

2004

ObjectID: 

IRAQ_7017

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