Department of Asian Languages and Cultures

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HomeFall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses

Please find a full list of courses offered by Asian Languages & Cultures, as well as other courses offered by affiliate faculty across campus:

Spring 2017 Course list

Fall 2017 Course list

 

EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES & LITERATURE (E ASIAN) - Content Courses

235 Genres of Asian Religious Writing 3 cr. (Com B) Naparstek, Michael

267 Asian Religions in Global Perspective 3 cr. Noseworthy, William 

277 Kendo: Integration of Martial Arts and Liberal Arts 2cr. Kenoyer, Jonathan

300 Humanities Topics in East Asian Studies: Urban Development in Seoul 3 cr. Kim, Charles

350 Introduction to Taoism 3-4 cr. Naparstek, Michael

351 Survey of Chinese Literature 3 cr. Huntington, Rania (Pre req: 1 yr of Chinese or consent)

353 Survey of Japanese Literature 3 cr. D’Etcheverry, Charo (Pre req: 1 yr of Japanese or consent)

371 Confucius’ Analects 3 cr. Nienhauser, William

376 Manga 3 cr. Kern, Adam (Pre req: E Asian 104 or consent)

 

LANGUAGES AND CULTURES OF ASIA (LCA) - Content Courses

244 Introduction to SE Asia: Vietnam to the Philippines 4 cr. Cullinane, Michael

266 Introduction to the Middle East 3 cr. Schamiloglu, Uli

300 Topics in Languages and Cultures of Asia

Yoga: Ancient Philosophy, Modern Practice [FIG section] 3cr. Buhnemann, Gudrun

Gender and Sexuality in South Asia 3 cr. du Perron, Lalita

311 Modern Indian Literature 3 cr. Dharwadker, Vinay

421 A Survey of Tibetan Buddhism 3cr. Khedup, Jampa

430 Language and Culture 3-4 cr. TBC

624 Meditation in Indian Buddhism and Hinduism 3cr. Buhnemann, Gudrun

EAST ASIAN AREA STUDIES (E A STDS)

103 Introduction to East Asian History: China 4 cr Chan, Shelly

104 Introduction to East Asian History: Japan 4 cr. Young, Louise

341 History of Modern China, 1800-1949 3-4 cr. Kinzley, Judd

 

EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES & LITERATURE (E ASIAN) - LANGUAGE COURSES

101 First Semester Chinese – 6 cr

103 First Semester Japanese – 6 cr

105 Elementary Korean – 4 cr

122 Elementary Chinese – 3 cr

124 Elementary Japanese – 3 cr

201 Third Semester Chinese – 6 cr

203 Third Semester Japanese – 6 cr

301 Fifth Semester Chinese – 4 cr

303 Fifth Semester Japanese – 4 cr

321 First Year Classical Chinese – 4 cr

Pre req: E Asian 202

323 First Year Classical Japanese – 4 cr

Pre req: E Asian 204

333 Chinese Conversation – 3 cr

Pre req: E Asian 201-202

E Asian 335 Japanese Conversation – 3 cr

Pre req: E Asian 204

341 Classical Chinese for Non-Majors – 4 cr

345 Third Semester Korean – 4 cr

347 Fifth Semester Korean – 3 cr

374 Technical Japanese I – 3 cr

Pre req: E Asian 203. Does not satisfy L&S language or major requirements

401 Seventh Semester Chinese – 3 cr

 

LANGUAGES AND CULTURES OF ASIA – LANGUAGE COURSES (LCA LANG)

305 First Semester Filipino – 4 cr

307 First Semester Hmong – 4 cr

309 First Semester Indonesian – 4 cr

317 First Semester Thai – 4 cr

319 First Semester Vietnamese – 4 cr

321 First Semester Arabic – 4-5 cr

323 Third Semester Arabic – 4 cr

331 First Semester Kazak – 4 cr

339 First Semester Turkish – 4 cr

340 Second Semester Turkish – 4 cr

353 First Semester Hindi - 4 cr

363 First Semester Persian – 4 cr

369 First Semester Modern Tibetan – 4 cr

371 First Semester Urdu – 4cr

453 Third Semester Hindi – 4cr

463 Third Semester Persian – 4cr

469 Third Semester Modern Tibetan - 4cr

471 Third Semester Urdu – 4 cr

507 Fifth Semester Hmong – 3 cr

509 Fifth Semester Indonesian – 3 cr

517 Fifth Semester Thai – 3 cr

519 Fifth Semester Vietnamese – 3 cr

531 Fifth Semester Kazak – 3 cr

539 Fifth Semester Turkish and Azeri – 3 cr

553 Fifth Semester Hindi – 3cr

563 Fifth Semester Persian – 3cr

571 Fifth Semester Urdu – 3cr

601 Seventh Semester Asian Language – 3 cr

 

ASIA RELATED ELECTIVE COURSES FALL 2017

ANTHRO

310 Archaeology of South Asia: Indus Civilization

357 Introduction to the Anthropology of Japan

ART HIST

372 Arts of Japan

ASIAN AM

101 Introduction to Asian American Studies ES

220 Ethnic Movements in the United States ES

240 Hmong American Experience in the U.S. ES

COM ARTS

613 Japanese Film

COMP LIT

203 Culture & Practice of Yoga

ENGLISH

177 Literary Bollywood: Film and Fiction in India

577 Postcolonial Theatre: Drama, Theory and Performance in the Global South

ENVIR ST

557 Development and Environment in Southeast Asia

HISTORY

103 Introduction to East Asian History: China

104 Introduction to East Asian History: Japan

319 The Vietnam Wars

335 Korean History, 1945 to present

463 Empires of the East: Eurasia, Indian Ocean

600 Empire & Revolution SEAsia

MUSIC
103 Introduction to Music Cultures of the World

POLI SCI

327 Indian Politics in Comparative Perspective

346 China in World Politics

401 Islam & World Politics

SOC

134 Problems of American Racial and Ethnic Minorities ES