Hindi Major

Requirement: 10 Courses

Of the 10 courses (at least 10 credits), 8 must be at the 200 level or above. These courses should be distributed as follows:

Hindi Language Courses: 3 to 6 Courses

  • All must be above the elementary level
  • 2 of these must be at the 300 level or above
  • Language courses at the 100 level will not count toward the major

Hindi Literature/Culture Courses: 4 to 7 Courses

  • Distribution of courses: at least one course at the 100 level, at least one course at the 200-300 level, at least one course at the 400 level and above (each course must equal one credit)
  • 3 of these must taken in AMES 
  • Students may count 1-2 AMES courses dealing with other literature and cultures toward their majors. All courses have to be at the 100-level and above

Senior portfolio


Example Course Plan for Students Taking Intermediate-level Hindi:

Language Courses
HINDI 203—Intermediate Hindi
HINDI 204—Intermediate Hindi
HINDI 305—Advanced Hindi
HINDI 306—Advanced Hindi

Literature and Culture Courses
AMES 311S—Poetic Cinema
AMES 251—Indian Cinema
SES 215FS—The Politics of Language

Literature and Culture Courses Outside of Concentration
Any AMES course