Fall 2019 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.... Cheikh Abdi Vall, Cheikh Saadbouh
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.... (Staff)
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.... (Staff)
ARABIC 101 ELEMENTARY ARABIC Understanding, speaking, reading, and writing modern standard Arabic. Language laboratory.... (Staff)
ARABIC 203 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC Reading, composition, and conversation in modern standard Arabic. Readings include selections from... Cheikh Abdi Vall, Cheikh Saadbouh
ARABIC 203 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC Reading, composition, and conversation in modern standard Arabic. Readings include selections from... Cheikh Abdi Vall, Cheikh Saadbouh
ARABIC 203 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC Reading, composition, and conversation in modern standard Arabic. Readings include selections from... Boumaaza, Amal
ARABIC 203 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC Reading, composition, and conversation in modern standard Arabic. Readings include selections from... Boumaaza, Amal
ARABIC 203 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC Reading, composition, and conversation in modern standard Arabic. Readings include selections from... Boumaaza, Amal
ARABIC 281 MEDIA ARABIC I Development of students proficiency in speaking, writing, reading, and listening comprehension... Boumaaza, Amal
ARABIC 305 ADVANCED ARABIC Readings in classical and contemporary fiction and nonfiction. Works include al-Jahiz, Ibn Arabi,... Houssami, Maha
ARABIC 407 ISSUES IN ARABIC LANG/LIT I Readings and other material, including films, television, and radio broadcasts. Exercises in... Houssami, Maha
ARABIC 610S QURANIC ARABIC This is a study of the features and structure of classical Arabic with an emphasis on the sciences... Lo, Mbaye
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... 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... 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... 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... He, Tianshu
CHINESE 105D FIRST YEAR CHINESE IN REVIEW I Consolidate learning the basic elements of Chinese language and culture. Equal attention paid to... Hsieh, Chi -Ju
CHINESE 105D FIRST YEAR CHINESE IN REVIEW I Consolidate learning the basic elements of Chinese language and culture. Equal attention paid to... Shang, Fangyuan
CHINESE 131 FRST YR CHN: BIL LEARNERS Designed for students who were raised in a Chinese-speaking environment and who can converse about... Yan, Jia
CHINESE 131 FRST YR CHN: BIL LEARNERS Designed for students who were raised in a Chinese-speaking environment and who can converse about... Chou, Ya-Chuan
CHINESE 131 FRST YR CHN: BIL LEARNERS Designed for students who were raised in a Chinese-speaking environment and who can converse about... Chou, Ya-Chuan
CHINESE 131 FRST YR CHN: BIL LEARNERS Designed for students who were raised in a Chinese-speaking environment and who can converse about... Lee, Kun Shan
CHINESE 131 FRST YR CHN: BIL LEARNERS Designed for students who were raised in a Chinese-speaking environment and who can converse about... Yan, Jia
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Hsu, Shu-ting
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Chou, Ya-Chuan
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Liu, Yan
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Hsu, Shu-ting
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Chou, Ya-Chuan
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Liu, Yan
CHINESE 203 INTERMEDIATE CHINESE Second-year level Mandarin Chinese. Instructor: Staff Chou, Ya-Chuan
CHINESE 305D ADVANCED CHINESE Designed for Chinese as a foreign/second language. Follows Chinese 204 or 224A as part of the... Zhang, Shu
CHINESE 305D ADVANCED CHINESE Designed for Chinese as a foreign/second language. Follows Chinese 204 or 224A as part of the... Hsieh, Chi -Ju
CHINESE 305D ADVANCED CHINESE Designed for Chinese as a foreign/second language. Follows Chinese 204 or 224A as part of the... Hsieh, Chi -Ju
CHINESE 305D ADVANCED CHINESE Designed for Chinese as a foreign/second language. Follows Chinese 204 or 224A as part of the... Zhang, Shu
CHINESE 305D ADVANCED CHINESE Designed for Chinese as a foreign/second language. Follows Chinese 204 or 224A as part of the... Zhang, Shu
CHINESE 331D MODERN CHINESE MEDIA This course is a continuation of Chinese 232. In this class, students will cover different social... He, Tianshu
CHINESE 331D MODERN CHINESE MEDIA This course is a continuation of Chinese 232. In this class, students will cover different social... Shang, Fangyuan
CHINESE 332 CHINESE TRANSLATION A third-year Chinese course focusing on Chinese translation and interpretation skills with the aim... Liu, Yan
CHINESE 333 ADV CHN: BIL LEARNERS Continuation of Chinese 232, Literacy in Chinese. Designed for Chinese as a second language.... Hsu, Shu-ting
CHINESE 333 ADV CHN: BIL LEARNERS Continuation of Chinese 232, Literacy in Chinese. Designed for Chinese as a second language.... Hsu, Shu-ting
CHINESE 407S ISSUES IN CHINESE LANG/SOC I Materials from public media used to analyze diverse social phenomena and cultural issues in... Hsu, Shu-ting
CHINESE 435S CHINESE IN THE HUMANITIES I Designed for advanced learners of Chinese as a second language. Study short stories by prominent... Shang, Fangyuan
CHINESE 435S CHINESE IN THE HUMANITIES I Designed for advanced learners of Chinese as a second language. Study short stories by prominent... Shang, Fangyuan
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.... Bigman, Michal
HEBREW 101 ELEMENTARY MODERN HEBREW Introduction to speaking, understanding, reading, and writing modern Hebrew. Language laboratory.... Bigman, Michal
HEBREW 203 INTERMED MODERN HEBREW Reading, composition, conversation, and language laboratory. Consent of instructor required.... Bigman, Michal
HEBREW 305S ADVANCED MODERN HEBREW Introduction to modern Hebrew literature and Israeli culture. Emphasis on critical reading of... Bigman, Michal
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 203D INTERMEDIATE HINDI Students will practice all language skills, including reading, writing, listening, and speaking.... Knapczyk, Kusum
HINDI 203D INTERMEDIATE HINDI Students will practice all language skills, including reading, writing, listening, and speaking.... 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: Kurokawa Kurokawa, Naoko
JPN 101 ELEMENTARY JAPANESE Introduction to speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Instructor: Kurokawa Kurokawa, Naoko
JPN 101 ELEMENTARY JAPANESE Introduction to speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Instructor: Kurokawa Kurokawa, Naoko
JPN 101 ELEMENTARY JAPANESE Introduction to speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Instructor: Kurokawa 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,... Saito, Azusa
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.... Chen, Yunchuan
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... Kim, Eunyoung
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... Kim, Eunyoung
KOREAN 203 INTERMEDIATE KOREAN Focus on developing reading skills for narrative and descriptive texts, and on writing. Practice in... Eun, Barohny
KOREAN 203 INTERMEDIATE KOREAN Focus on developing reading skills for narrative and descriptive texts, and on writing. Practice in... Eun, Barohny
KOREAN 203 INTERMEDIATE KOREAN Focus on developing reading skills for narrative and descriptive texts, and on writing. Practice in... Eun, Barohny
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, Hae-Young
KOREAN 455S KOREAN POLITICS AND SOCIETY An advanced class for students having completed a fourth year course in Korean, or for... Lee, Jung-Min Mina
Number Title Course Description Instructor
PERSIAN 101 ELEMENTARY PERSIAN Introduction to spoken and literary Persian: understanding, speaking, reading, and writing.... Adel, Shahla
PERSIAN 203 INTERMEDIATE PERSIAN Four hours of classroom work. Advanced reading and composition in classical Persian. Instructor:... Adel, Shahla

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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, Departmental
TIBETAN 203 INTERMEDIATE TIBETAN I Intermediate skill-building in the grammar and syntax of spoken and written Tibetan, along with... Staff, Departmental
TIBETAN 301 ADVANCED MODERN TIBETAN I A continuation of the Intermediate Tibetan language sequence, focusing on advanced grammar, syntax... Staff, Departmental
TIBETAN 701 ELEMENTARY TIBETAN I Introductory Tibetan language course for students who have little to no knowledge of Tibetan.... Staff, Departmental
TIBETAN 703 INTERMEDIATE TIBETAN I Intermediate skill-building in the grammar and syntax of spoken and written Tibetan, along with... Staff, Departmental
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 305 CONTEMP TURKISH COMP/READINGS Advanced grammar and syntax with intense composition component. Analytical readings in the original... Havlioglu, Didem
Number Title Course Description Instructor
URDU 101 URDU SCRIPT Learn how to read and write the Urdu script (Nastaliq); review basic grammar topics; reading and... Knapczyk, Peter