Fall 2016 Language Courses

Number Title Course Description Instructor
ARABIC 101 ELEMENTARY ARABIC Understanding, speaking, reading, and writing modern standard Arabic. Language laboratory.... Lo, Mbaye
ARABIC 101 ELEMENTARY ARABIC Understanding, speaking, reading, and writing modern standard Arabic. Language laboratory.... Lo, Mbaye
ARABIC 101 ELEMENTARY ARABIC Understanding, speaking, reading, and writing modern standard Arabic. Language laboratory.... Lo, Mbaye
ARABIC 101 ELEMENTARY ARABIC Understanding, speaking, reading, and writing modern standard Arabic. Language laboratory.... Lo, Mbaye
ARABIC 101 ELEMENTARY ARABIC Understanding, speaking, reading, and writing modern standard Arabic. Language laboratory.... Ben Tarif, Abdelrazzaq
ARABIC 101 ELEMENTARY ARABIC Understanding, speaking, reading, and writing modern standard Arabic. Language laboratory.... Boumaaza, Amal
ARABIC 101 ELEMENTARY ARABIC Understanding, speaking, reading, and writing modern standard Arabic. Language laboratory.... Lo, Mbaye
ARABIC 101 ELEMENTARY ARABIC Understanding, speaking, reading, and writing modern standard Arabic. Language laboratory.... Yattabare, Cheickna Ahmad
ARABIC 101 ELEMENTARY ARABIC Understanding, speaking, reading, and writing modern standard Arabic. Language laboratory.... Yattabare, Cheickna Ahmad
ARABIC 101 ELEMENTARY ARABIC Understanding, speaking, reading, and writing modern standard Arabic. Language laboratory.... Yattabare, Cheickna Ahmad
ARABIC 203 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC Reading, composition, and conversation in modern standard Arabic. Readings include selections from... Ben Tarif, Abdelrazzaq
ARABIC 203 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC Reading, composition, and conversation in modern standard Arabic. Readings include selections from... Yattabare, Cheickna Ahmad
ARABIC 203 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC Reading, composition, and conversation in modern standard Arabic. Readings include selections from... Ben Tarif, Abdelrazzaq
ARABIC 203 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC Reading, composition, and conversation in modern standard Arabic. Readings include selections from... Yattabare, Cheickna Ahmad
ARABIC 203 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC Reading, composition, and conversation in modern standard Arabic. Readings include selections from... Yattabare, Cheickna Ahmad
ARABIC 281 MEDIA ARABIC I Development of students proficiency in speaking, writing, reading, and listening comprehension... Ben Tarif, Abdelrazzaq
ARABIC 305 ADVANCED ARABIC Readings in classical and contemporary fiction and nonfiction. Works include al-Jahiz, Ibn Arabi,... Houssami, Maha
ARABIC 328S LITERARY ISLAM The Qur'an as scripture; mystical poetry; stories of the early community; literary cultures in the... McLarney, Ellen
ARABIC 407 ISSUES IN ARABIC LANG/LIT I Readings and other material, including films, television, and radio broadcasts. Exercises in... Houssami, Maha
Number Title Course Description Instructor
CHINESE 101 FIRST-YEAR CHINESE I First semester of a two-semester sequence. Designed for students with little or no knowledge of the... He, Tianshu
CHINESE 101 FIRST-YEAR CHINESE I First semester of a two-semester sequence. Designed for students with little or no knowledge of the... Chou, Ya-Chuan
CHINESE 101 FIRST-YEAR CHINESE I First semester of a two-semester sequence. Designed for students with little or no knowledge of the... He, Tianshu
CHINESE 101 FIRST-YEAR CHINESE I First semester of a two-semester sequence. Designed for students with little or no knowledge of the... Shen, Ping
CHINESE 101 FIRST-YEAR CHINESE I First semester of a two-semester sequence. Designed for students with little or no knowledge of the... Shen, Ping
CHINESE 101DK FIRST YEAR CHINESE I First semester of two-semester sequence. Designed for students with little or no knowledge of... Xu, Li
CHINESE 101DK FIRST YEAR CHINESE I First semester of two-semester sequence. Designed for students with little or no knowledge of... Xu, Li
CHINESE 105 FIRST YEAR CHINESE IN REVIEW I Consolidate learning the basic elements of Chinese language and culture. Equal attention paid to... Lee, Kun
CHINESE 105 FIRST YEAR CHINESE IN REVIEW I Consolidate learning the basic elements of Chinese language and culture. Equal attention paid to... Zhang, Qiang
CHINESE 131 LITERACY IN CHINESE I Designed for students who were raised in a Chinese-speaking environment and who can converse about... Ma, Wenjia
CHINESE 131 LITERACY IN CHINESE I Designed for students who were raised in a Chinese-speaking environment and who can converse about... Chou, Ya-Chuan
CHINESE 131 LITERACY IN CHINESE I Designed for students who were raised in a Chinese-speaking environment and who can converse about... Chou, Ya-Chuan
CHINESE 131 LITERACY IN CHINESE I Designed for students who were raised in a Chinese-speaking environment and who can converse about... Chou, Ya-Chuan
CHINESE 131 LITERACY IN CHINESE I Designed for students who were raised in a Chinese-speaking environment and who can converse about... Ma, Wenjia
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Liu, Yan
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Zhang, Qiang
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Shen, Ping
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Liu, Yan
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Shen, Ping
CHINESE 203DK INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Reading, oral practice, language laboratory. Not open to students who have completed Chinese 232 or... Zhou, Xiayun
CHINESE 203DK INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Reading, oral practice, language laboratory. Not open to students who have completed Chinese 232 or... (Staff)
CHINESE 204DK INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Continuation of Chinese 203 or Chinese 203DK. Instructor: Staff Xu, Li
CHINESE 204DK INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Continuation of Chinese 203 or Chinese 203DK. Instructor: Staff (Staff)
CHINESE 205 INTERMEDIATE-MID CHINESE Second-year level Chinese for students who have completed Chinese 106 or its equivalent. Not open... Hsieh, Chi -Ju
CHINESE 205 INTERMEDIATE-MID CHINESE Second-year level Chinese for students who have completed Chinese 106 or its equivalent. Not open... Hsieh, Chi -Ju
CHINESE 305 ADVANCED CHINESE Designed for Chinese as a foreign/second language. Follows Chinese 204 or 224A as part of the... Li, Menghuan
CHINESE 305 ADVANCED CHINESE Designed for Chinese as a foreign/second language. Follows Chinese 204 or 224A as part of the... Zhang, Qiang
CHINESE 305K ADVANCED CHINESE Designed for Chinese as a foreign/second language. Follows Chinese 204, Chinese 204DK or Chinese... Xu, Li
CHINESE 332 CHINESE TRANSLATION A third-year Chinese course focusing on Chinese translation and interpretation skills with the aim... Liu, Yan
CHINESE 333 ADVANCED LITERACY IN CHINESE Continuation of Chinese 232, Literacy in Chinese. Designed for Chinese as a second language.... Hsieh, Chi -Ju
CHINESE 333 ADVANCED LITERACY IN CHINESE Continuation of Chinese 232, Literacy in Chinese. Designed for Chinese as a second language.... Hsieh, Chi -Ju
CHINESE 333 ADVANCED LITERACY IN CHINESE Continuation of Chinese 232, Literacy in Chinese. Designed for Chinese as a second language.... He, Tianshu
CHINESE 333 ADVANCED LITERACY IN CHINESE Continuation of Chinese 232, Literacy in Chinese. Designed for Chinese as a second language.... He, Tianshu
CHINESE 407S ISSUES IN CHINESE LANG/SOC I Materials from public media used to analyze diverse social phenomena and cultural issues in... Ma, Wenjia
CHINESE 435S READINGS CONTEMP CHINESE LIT I Designed for advanced learners of Chinese as a second language. Study short stories by prominent... Li, Menghuan
CHINESE 455 MODERN CHINESE CULTURE Major works in Chinese literature, film, and other cultural media in their creation of the... Liu, Kang
Number Title Course Description Instructor
HEBREW 101 ELEMENTARY MODERN HEBREW Introduction to speaking, understanding, reading, and writing modern Hebrew. Language laboratory.... Plesser, Shelli
HEBREW 101 ELEMENTARY MODERN HEBREW Introduction to speaking, understanding, reading, and writing modern Hebrew. Language laboratory.... Plesser, Shelli
HEBREW 203 INTERMED MODERN HEBREW Reading, composition, conversation, and language laboratory. Consent of instructor required.... Plesser, Shelli
Number Title Course Description Instructor
HINDI 101 ELEMENTARY HINDI This course will provide students with knowledge and understanding of the Hindi language and Indian... Knapczyk, Kusum
HINDI 101 ELEMENTARY HINDI This course will provide students with knowledge and understanding of the Hindi language and Indian... Knapczyk, Kusum
HINDI 203 INTERMEDIATE HINDI Reading, composition, and conversation. Cultural component emphasized through short readings.... Knapczyk, Kusum
HINDI 305 ADVANCED HINDI Proficiency in reading, writing, and speaking. Instructor: Khanna Khanna, Satendra
HINDI 407S ISSUES IN HINDI LANG/SOC I Readings in prevailing literary and mass media forms. Instructor: Khanna Khanna, Satendra
Number Title Course Description Instructor
JPN 101 ELEMENTARY JAPANESE Introduction to speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Instructor: Endo Endo, Hitomi
JPN 101 ELEMENTARY JAPANESE Introduction to speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Instructor: Endo Kurokawa, Naoko
JPN 101 ELEMENTARY JAPANESE Introduction to speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Instructor: Endo Endo, Hitomi
JPN 101 ELEMENTARY JAPANESE Introduction to speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Instructor: Endo Kurokawa, Naoko
JPN 101 ELEMENTARY JAPANESE Introduction to speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Instructor: Endo Kurokawa, Naoko
JPN 101 ELEMENTARY JAPANESE Introduction to speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Instructor: Endo Kurokawa, Naoko
JPN 203 INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE Continuation of Japanese 102. Continued development of the four language skills: listening,... Saito, Azusa
JPN 203 INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE Continuation of Japanese 102. Continued development of the four language skills: listening,... Saito, Azusa
JPN 203 INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE Continuation of Japanese 102. Continued development of the four language skills: listening,... Endo, Hitomi
JPN 203 INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE Continuation of Japanese 102. Continued development of the four language skills: listening,... Saito, Azusa
JPN 305 ADVANCED JAPANESE Readings and other materials, including video. Exercises in composition and conversation.... Saito, Azusa
JPN 471S TOPICS IN CLASSICAL JAPANESE Selected readings in ancient, medieval, early modern, and modern texts, prose and poetry. Examples... Tucker, John
JPN 771S TOPICS IN CLASSICAL JAPANESE Selected readings in ancient, medieval, early modern, and modern texts, prose and poetry. Examples... Tucker, John
Number Title Course Description Instructor
KOREAN 101 ELEMENTARY KOREAN Designed for true beginners with no prior knowledge of Korean, introduces the basics of Korean. The... Kim, Eunyoung
KOREAN 101 ELEMENTARY KOREAN Designed for true beginners with no prior knowledge of Korean, introduces the basics of Korean. The... Eun, Barohny
KOREAN 203 INTERMEDIATE KOREAN Focus on developing reading skills for narrative and descriptive texts, and on writing. Practice in... Kim, Eunyoung
KOREAN 203 INTERMEDIATE KOREAN Focus on developing reading skills for narrative and descriptive texts, and on writing. Practice in... Eun, Barohny
KOREAN 305 ADVANCED KOREAN Listening and speaking about cultural, social, and political issues; reading and responding to... Kim, Eunyoung
KOREAN 408S ISSUES IN KOREAN LANG/SOC II Continue developing interpretive and expressive abilities through reading and discussions of essays... Kim, Hae-Young
Number Title Course Description Instructor
PERSIAN 101 ELEMENTARY PERSIAN Introduction to spoken and literary Persian: understanding, speaking, reading, and writing.... Naeymi Rad, Fattaneh
PERSIAN 101 ELEMENTARY PERSIAN Introduction to spoken and literary Persian: understanding, speaking, reading, and writing.... (Staff)
PERSIAN 203 INTERMEDIATE PERSIAN Four hours of classroom work. Advanced reading and composition in classical Persian. Instructor:... Naeymi Rad, Fattaneh

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Number Title Course Description Instructor
TIBETAN 101 ELEMENTARY TIBETAN I Introductory Tibetan language course for students who have little to no knowledge of Tibetan.... (Staff)
TIBETAN 301 ADVANCED MODERN TIBETAN I A continuation of the Intermediate Tibetan language sequence, focusing on advanced grammar, syntax... (Staff)
TIBETAN 701 ELEMENTARY TIBETAN I Introductory Tibetan language course for students who have little to no knowledge of Tibetan.... (Staff)
TIBETAN 703 INTERMEDIATE TIBETAN I Intermediate skill-building in the grammar and syntax of spoken and written Tibetan, along with... (Staff)
Number Title Course Description Instructor
TURKISH 101 ELEMENTARY TURKISH Introduction to understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Turkish. Instructor: Staff Havlioglu, Didem
TURKISH 203 INTERMEDIATE TURKISH Classroom and laboratory practice in spoken and written patterns. Readings in contemporary... Havlioglu, Didem
TURKISH 203 INTERMEDIATE TURKISH Classroom and laboratory practice in spoken and written patterns. Readings in contemporary... Havlioglu, Didem
TURKISH 301S CONTEMP TURKISH COMP/READINGS Advanced grammar and syntax with intense composition component. Analytical readings in the... Göknar, Erdag