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Spring 2018 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 2018 Course list

 

E ASIAN LANGUAGES & LITERATURE – CONTENT COURSES

300-001 Introduction to Korean Culture Intermediate, Humanities, 3 cr. TBC

300-002 Mindfulness in Theory and Practice Intermediate, Humanities, 3 cr. Dunne, John

300-003 Tibetan Cultures and Traditions Intermediate, Humanities, 3 cr. Khedup, Jampa

300-004 Korean War in Film and Fiction Intermediate, Humanities, 3 cr. Kim, Charles

308 Introduction to Buddhism Intermediate, Hum, Soc Sci, 3 cr. Hansen, Anne

352 Survey of Chinese Literature (One year of Chinese required) Intermediate, Lit, 3 cr. TBC

354 Survey of Japanese Literature  (One year of Japanese required) Intermediate, Lit, 3 cr. Ridgely, Steve

358 Language in Japanese Society (104 or 320 required) Intermediate, Hum, 3 cr. Mori, Junko

367 Japanese Poetic Tradition (Junior standing) Advanced, Lit, 3-4 cr Kern, Adam

371 Three Kingdoms (Sophomore standing) Intermediate, Lit, 3 cr. Huntington, Rania

378 Anime (104 required) Intermediate, Hum, 3 cr. Ridgely, Steve

682 Senior Honors Thesis  (consent of instructor) 3 cr.

 

E ASIAN LANGUAGES & LITERATURE – LANGUAGE COURSES

102 Second Semester Chinese (101 required) 6 cr. Zhang, Hongming

104 Second Semester Japanese (103 required) 6 cr. Geyer, Naomi

106 Elementary Korean (105 required) 4 cr. Ahn, Jaerin

121 Elementary Chinese 3 cr. Yu, Hui

123 Elementary Japanese 3 cr. Nakakubo, Takako

202 Fourth Semester Chinese (201 required) 6 cr. Zhu, Weihua

204 Fourth Semester Japanese (203 required) 6 cr. Mori, Junko

302 Sixth Semester Chinese (301 required) 4 cr. Yang, Bei

304 Sixth Semester Japanese (303 required) 4 cr. McGloin, Naomi

312 Second Semester Chinese (311 required) 5-6 cr. Zhang, Hongming

318 Fourth Semester Chinese (317 required) 5-6 cr. Zhu, Weihua

320 Second Semester Japanese (319 required) 5-6 cr. Geyer, Naomi

322 First Year Classical Chinese (321 required) 4 cr. Huntington, Rania 

326 Elementary Korean (325 required) 3 cr. Ahn, Jaerin

328 Fourth Semester Japanese (327 required) 5-6 cr. Mori, Junko

342 Classical Chinese for Non-Majors (Continuation of 341) 4 cr. Huntington, Rania

346 Fourth Semester Korean (345 required) 3-4 cr. Ahn, Jaerin

348 Sixth Semester Korean (347 required) 3 cr. Yum, Jaekwan

377 Business Japanese Communication (203-204 required) 3 cr. Nakakubo, Takako

379 Business Chinese (2 years of Chinese) 3 cr. Yang, Bei

402 Eighth Semester Chinese (401 required) 3 cr. TBC

404 Eighth Semester Japanese (403 required) 3 cr. Geyer, Naomi

406 Eighth Semester Korean (405 required) 3 cr. Kim, Sunghak

432 Introduction to Chinese Linguistics (431 required) 3 cr. Zhu, Weihua

602 Japanese for Politics and Government (EPD or E Asian 304 required) 3-4 cr. Davis, Jim

632 History of the Chinese Language (Continuation of 631) 3 cr. Zhang, Hongming

775 Studies in Japanese Linguistics (434 or consent of instructor) 3 cr. McGloin, Naomi or Mori, Junko

 

LANGUAGES AND CULTURES OF ASIA – CONTENT COURSES

246 Southeast Asian Refugees of the “Cold” War Elem, Hum, Soc Sci, Ethnic, 4 cr. Cullinane, Michael

252 The Civilizations of India-Modern Period Online - Intermediate, Hum, Soc Sci, 4 cr. duPerron, Lalita

300-001 Indian Traditions in the Modern Age Intermediate, Hum, 3 cr. Bühnemann, Gudrun

300-002 Introduction to Islam in Asia Intermediate, Hum, 3 cr. Amstutz, Andrew

623 Yoga: Methods and Goals (Sophomore standing) Advanced, Hum, 3 cr. Bühnemann, Gudrun

630-001 Buddhist Accounts: Perception, Attention, Concept Form (Junior standing) Advanced, Hum, 3 cr. Dunne, John

630-002 Human Rights in Asia (Junior standing) Advanced, Hum, 3 cr. Haberkorn, Tyrell

857 Seminar – History of India (South Asia) (Graduate or consent of instructor), 1-3 cr. Wink, Andre 

 

LANGUAGES & CULTURES OF ASIA – LANGUAGE COURSES

306 Second semester Filipino (1st semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Zamar, Shelia

308 Second Semester Hmong (1st semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Lee, Choua

310 Second Semester Indonesian (1st semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Hutami, Ika

318 Second Semester Thai (1st semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Peyasantiwong, Patcharin

320 Second Semester Vietnamese (1st semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Dinh, Hong

354 Second Semester Hindi (1st semester or consent of instructor)4 cr. Beckham, Sarah

364 Second Semester Persian (1st semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Farsiu, Sara

370 Second Semester Modern Tibetan (1st semester or consent of instructor)4 cr. Khedup, Jampa

372 Second Semester Urdu (1st semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Kirk, Gwendolyn 

406 Fourth Semester Filipino (3rd semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Zamar, Shelia

408 Fourth Semester Hmong (3rd semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Lee, Choua

410 Fourth Semester Indonesian (3rd semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Hutami, Ika

418 Fourth Semester Thai (3rd semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Peyasantiwong, Patcharin

420 Fourth Semester Vietnamese (3rd semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr.Dinh, Hong

454 Fourth Semester Hindi (3rd semester or consent of instructor) 4cr. Tiwari, Nikhil

464 Fourth Semester Persian (3rd semester or consent of instructor) 4cr. Qasemi, Ehsan

470 Fourth Semester Modern Tibetan (3rd semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Khedup, Jampa

472 Fourth Semester Urdu (3rd semester or consent of instructor) 4 cr. Kirk, Gwendolyn

508 Sixth Semester Hmong (5th semester or consent of instructor) 3 cr. Lee, Choua

510 Sixth Semester Indonesian (5th semester or consent of instructor) 3 cr. TBC

518 Sixth Semester Thai (5th semester or consent of instructor) 3 cr. Peyasantiwong, Patcharin

520 Sixth Semester Vietnamese (5th semester or consent of instructor) 3 cr. Dinh, Hong

554 Sixth Semester Hindi (5th semester or consent of instructor) 3 cr. Chhabra, Pallavi

564 Sixth Semester Persian (5th semester or consent of instructor) 3 cr. TBC

 

ASIAN STUDIES ELECTIVES

 

ART HIST

203 Survey of Asian Art Elem, Hum, 4 cr. Li, Yuhang

576 Visualizing Chinese Opera (Consent of instructor or Art Hist 203) Intermediate, Advanced, Hum, 3 cr. Li, Yuhang

 

ASIAN AM

101 Introduction to Asian American StudiesElem, Social Sci, Ethnic Studies, 3 cr. Jew, Victor

102 Introduction to Comparative Ethnic Studies (Freshman, Sophomore only) Elem, Hum, Soci Sci, Ethnic Studies, 3 cr. Clark-Pujara, Christy

150 Literature & Culture of Asian America Elem, Lit, Ethnic Studies, 3 cr. Solomon, Christina

160 Asian American History: Movement and Dislocation Elem, Hum, Ethnic Studies, 4 cr. Cheng, Cindy

220 Ethnic Movements in the U.S. Intermediate, Soc Sci, Ethnic, Com B, 4 cr. Oliver, Pamela

240 Hmong American Experiences in the U.S. Intermediate, Ethnic Studies, 3 cr. Moua, Chong

540 Hmong American’s Social Movements in 20th & 21st Century Intermediate, Ethnic Studies, 3 cr. Xiong, Yang

 

COMP LIT

203 Intro to Comics and Graphic Novels: Theory, History, Praxis Elem, Lit, 3 cr. Kern, Adam

 

E ASIAN STUDIES

255 Intro to East Asian Civilizations Elem, Hum, Soc Sci, 3-4 cr. Ridgely, Steve

342 History of the Peoples Republic of China, 1949 to the Present (Sophomore st) Adv, Hum, Soc Sci, 3-4 cr. Kinzley, Judd

 

ENGLISH

859 Modernity, Textuality, Performance Tehories and Practices in Indian Theatre, 1850 to Present (Graduate standing) Dharwadker, Aparna

 

FOLKLORE

402 Japanese Culture: Kabuki & Geisha to J-Pop & Anime (Consent of instructor) Advanced, Human, 3 cr. Richardson, Matthew

 

GEOGRAPHY

340 World Regions in Global Context Online (Sophomore standing) Intermediate, Social Sci, 3 cr. Olds, Kristopher

358 Human Geography of Southeast Asia (Sophomore standing) Intermediate, Soc Sci, 3 cr. Baird, Ian

 

HISTORY

108 Introduction to East Asian History – Korea Elementary, Hum, Soc Sci, 3 cr. Kim, Charles

335 Korean History, 1945 to present Intermediate, Hum, Soc Sci, 3 cr. Kim, Charles

463 Empires of the East: Eurasia, Indian Ocean Intermediate, Hum, Soc Sci, 3 cr. Wink, Andre

500 Japanese Imperialism (Junior standing) Advanced, 3 cr. Young, Louise

 

POLITICAL SCIENCE

322 Politics of Southeast Asia Intermediate, Social Sci, 3 cr. Jung, Eunsook

346 China in World Politics (Sophomore standing) Intermediate, Social Sci., 4 cr Friedman, Edward

 


Past Semester Course Lists

Fall 2017 Course list

Summer 2017 Courses

Spring 2017 Course list

Fall 2016 Course list