ASIALANG 101 — FIRST SEMESTER CHINESE

4 credits.

Introduces the sounds, basic grammar along with 400 characters of standard spoken Chinese. It also teaches beginner-level communication skills in everyday life. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 102 — SECOND SEMESTER CHINESE

4 credits.

Introduces the basic grammar along with 400 Chinese characters of standard spoken Chinese. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department.

ASIALANG 103 — FIRST SEMESTER JAPANESE

4 credits.

Focus on proficiency in four skills (speaking, listening, reading, and writing) to communicate in Japanese in basic everyday situations. Enroll Info: No previous knowledge of Japanese expected. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 103 prior to Summer 2019).

ASIALANG 104 — SECOND SEMESTER JAPANESE

4 credits.

Focus on proficiency in four skills (speaking, listening, reading, and writing) to communicate in Japanese in basic everyday situations. Continuation of skill development from ASIALANG 103. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 104 prior to Summer 2019.

ASIALANG 105 — FIRST SEMESTER KOREAN

4 credits.

Provides students with basic conversation skills and grammatical patterns, assuming that students have no or little previous background knowledge of the Korean language. The learning goal of the course is to equip students with communicative skills in speaking, listening, reading, and writing at a basic level in Korean; Using contemporary standard Korean, students will learn how to express simple ideas such as attributes, identities, locations, time, daily activities, weekend plan, desires, as well as how to combine simple ideas in a various way. Enroll Info: Not open to students who completed E ASIAN 105 prior to summer 2019.

ASIALANG 106 — SECOND SEMESTER KOREAN

4 credits.

Essentials of modern spoken and written Korean. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 106 prior to Summer 2019

ASIALANG 110 — ELEMENTARY CHINESE I

2 credits.

Introduction to the fundamental phonetic system and grammar of standard spoken Chinese along with 200 characters. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for ASIALANG 101 (or E ASIAN 101 or 121 prior to Fall 2019).

ASIALANG 111 — ELEMENTARY CHINESE II

2 credits.

Introduction to the fundamental phonetic system and grammar of standard spoken Chinese along with 200 characters. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department.

ASIALANG 113 — FIRST SEMESTER ELEMENTARY JAPANESE

2 credits.

Focus on proficiency in four skills (speaking, listening, reading, and writing) to communicate in Japanese in basic everyday situations. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 114 — SECOND SEMESTER ELEMENTARY JAPANESE

2 credits.

Focus on proficiency in four skills (speaking, listening, reading, and writing) to communicate in Japanese in basic everyday situations. Enroll info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department.

ASIALANG 121 — FIRST SEMESTER ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 122 — SECOND SEMESTER ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 302 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 123 — FIRST SEMESTER FILIPINO

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 305 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 124 — SECOND SEMESTER FILIPINO

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 306 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 125 — FIRST SEMESTER HMONG

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 307 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 126 — SECOND SEMESTER HMONG

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 308 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 127 — FIRST SEMESTER INDONESIAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 309 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 128 — SECOND SEMESTER INDONESIAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 310 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 129 — FIRST SEMESTER THAI

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 317 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 130 — SECOND SEMESTER THAI

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 318 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 131 — FIRST SEMESTER VIETNAMESE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 319 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 132 — SECOND SEMESTER VIETNAMESE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 320 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 133 — FIRST SEMESTER HINDI

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 353 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 134 — SECOND SEMESTER HINDI

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 354 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 135 — FIRST SEMESTER MODERN TIBETAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 369 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 136 — SECOND SEMESTER MODERN TIBETAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 370 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 137 — FIRST SEMESTER PERSIAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 363 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 138 — SECOND SEMESTER PERSIAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 364 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 139 — FIRST SEMESTER URDU

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 371 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 140 — SECOND SEMESTER URDU

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 372 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 141 — FIRST SEMESTER SANSKRIT

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 375 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 142 — SECOND SEMESTER SANSKRIT

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 376 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 143 — FIRST SEMESTER BURMESE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 303 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 144 — SECOND SEMESTER BURMESE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 304 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 145 — FIRST SEMESTER KHMER

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 313 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 146 — SECOND SEMESTER KHMER

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 314 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 201 — THIRD SEMESTER CHINESE

4 credits.

Introduces intermediate-level communication skills in varying Chinese settings. Students will learn a wide range of vocabulary, grammar structure and pragmatic usage in situated dialogues. They will improve four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) and pragmatic competence through interactive and meaningful in-class activities and after-class assignments. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department.

ASIALANG 202 — FOURTH SEMESTER CHINESE

4 credits.

Introduces intermediate-level communication skills in varying Chinese settings. Students will learn a wide range of vocabulary, grammar structure and pragmatic usage in situated dialogues. They will improve four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) and pragmatic competence through interactive and meaningful in-class activities and after-class assignments. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department.

ASIALANG 203 — THIRD SEMESTER JAPANESE

4 credits.

Focus on proficiency in four skills (speaking, listening, reading, and writing) and Japanese culture. Continuation of skill development from elementary language courses reviewing, reinforcing and expanding grammar, kanji and vocabulary/ expressions. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 203 prior to Summer 2019.

ASIALANG 204 — FOURTH SEMESTER JAPANESE

4 credits.

Focus on proficiency in four skills (speaking, listening, reading, and writing) and Japanese culture. Continuation of skill development from ASIA LANG 203. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 204 prior to Summer 2019.

ASIALANG 205 — THIRD SEMESTER KOREAN

4 credits.

Focus on two areas of Korean language learning (listening speaking) so that students can understand and express themselves in contemporary Korean. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 345 prior to Summer 2019.

ASIALANG 206 — FOURTH SEMESTER KOREAN

4 credits.

Further practice in speaking, reading and writing Korean. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 346 prior to Summer 2019.

ASIALANG 211 — HERITAGE CHINESE I

3 credits.

Introduces functional vocabulary and grammar, various cultural related topics, reading skills, and writing techniques. Enroll Info: Designed for heritage Chinese learners who possess speaking and listening skills but little or no reading/writing skills in Chinese. These learners include those who were born in a non-Chinese-speaking country, but were raised in a home where Mandarin or another dialect was spoken, and those who were born in a Chinese-speaking country but received zero or limited formal education in that country. Students should contact the department about placement. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 113 or 213 prior to fall 2019.

ASIALANG 212 — HERITAGE CHINESE II

3 credits.

Emphasizes reading and writing skills. Students will acquire a wide range of vocabulary, grammatical points and sentence patterns from a variety of readings about Chinese culture. They will also learn how to write compositions about the covered topics. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 214 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 221 — THIRD SEMESTER ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department.

ASIALANG 222 — FOURTH SEMESTER ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 402 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 223 — THIRD SEMESTER FILIPINO

4 credits.

Proficency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 405 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 224 — FOURTH SEMESTER FILIPINO

4 credits.

Proficency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 406 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 225 — THIRD SEMESTER HMONG

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 407 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 226 — FOURTH SEMESTER HMONG

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 408 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 227 — THIRD SEMESTER INDONESIAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 409 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 228 — FOURTH SEMESTER INDONESIAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 410 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 229 — THIRD SEMESTER THAI

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 417 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 230 — FOURTH SEMESTER THAI

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 418 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 231 — THIRD SEMESTER VIETNAMESE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 419 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 232 — FOURTH SEMESTER VIETNAMESE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 420 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 233 — THIRD SEMESTER HINDI

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 453 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 234 — FOURTH SEMESTER HINDI

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 454 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 235 — THIRD SEMESTER MODERN TIBETAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 469 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 236 — FOURTH SEMESTER MODERN TIBETAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 470 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 237 — THIRD SEMESTER PERSIAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 463 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 238 — FOURTH SEMESTER PERSIAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 464 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 239 — THIRD SEMESTER URDU

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 471 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 240 — FOURTH SEMESTER URDU

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 472 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 241 — THIRD SEMESTER SANSKRIT

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 475 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 242 — FOURTH SEMESTER SANSKRIT

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 476 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 243 — THIRD SEMESTER BURMESE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 403 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 244 — FOURTH SEMESTER BURMESE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 404 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 245 — THIRD SEMESTER KHMER

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 413 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 246 — FOURTH SEMESTER KHMER

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 414 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 301 — FIFTH SEMESTER CHINESE

4 credits.

Selections principally from materials in modern Chinese society, to expose students to reading a variety of topics and styles. Classes conducted in Chinese. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 301 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 302 — SIXTH SEMESTER CHINESE

4 credits.

Selections principally from materials in modern Chinese society, to expose students to reading a variety of topics and styles. Classes conducted in Chinese. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 302 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 303 — FIFTH SEMESTER JAPANESE

4 credits.

Focus on proficiency in four skills (speaking, listening, reading, and writing) and Japanese culture. Continuation of skill development from the second-year language courses reviewing, reinforcing and expanding grammar, kanji and vocabulary/ expressions. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 303 prior to Summer 2019.

ASIALANG 304 — SIXTH SEMESTER JAPANESE

4 credits.

Further practice in reading and writing. Extensive as well as intensive readings in contemporary texts. At least 1,000 more characters introduced. Conducted in Japanese. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 304 prior to Summer 2019.

ASIALANG 305 — FIFTH SEMESTER KOREAN

3 credits.

Further practice in reading and writing. Extensive as well as intensive readings in contemporary texts. Conducted in Korean. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 348 prior to Summer 2019

ASIALANG 306 — SIXTH SEMESTER KOREAN

3 credits.

Further practice in reading and writing. Extensive as well as intensive readings in contemporary texts. Conducted in Korean. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 348 prior to Summer 2019

ASIALANG 307 — FIRST SEMESTER SOUTHEAST ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 308 — SECOND SEMESTER SOUTHEAST ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 311 — FIRST SEMESTER CLASSICAL CHINESE

3 credits.

Provides an introduction to basic grammar and vocabulary of literary Chinese prose and poetry. In addition, fundamental background knowledge and reference tools that can aid in the understanding of classical Chinese texts will be introduced. English is the primary language of translation and class discussion, with supplementary use of modern Mandarin. Enroll Info: This course is intended for learners of modern Chinese as a foreign language and students of other Asian languages who need Classical Chinese for their studies. Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department.

ASIALANG 312 — SECOND SEMESTER CLASSICAL CHINESE

3 credits.

An introduction to basic grammar and vocabulary of literary Chinese prose and poetry. In addition, fundamental background knowledge and reference tools that can aid in the understanding of classical Chinese texts will be introduced. English is the primary language of translation and class discussion, with supplementary use of modern Mandarin. Intended for learners of modern Chinese as a foreign language and students of other Asian languages who need Classical Chinese for their studies. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 322 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 313 — CLASSICAL JAPANESE

3 credits.

Introduction to the grammar of classical Japanese and to reading calligraphy on art. Visits to Chazen collection a part of course. Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 323 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 315 — FIRST SEMESTER CLASSICAL CHINESE FOR CHINESE SPEAKERS

3 credits.

Provides an introduction to basic grammar and vocabulary of literary Chinese prose and poetry as well as the discipline of translation from and into Classical Chinese for students who are native or near-native speakers of modern Chinese. In addition, fundamental background knowledge and reference tools that can aid in the understanding of classical Chinese texts will be introduced. Students improve their own skills in Classical Chinese at the same time as developing materials to aid in the Classical Chinese study of students who are learning the classical and modern language simultaneously. Enroll Info: Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 321 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 316 — SECOND SEMESTER CLASSICAL CHINESE FOR CHINESE SPEAKERS

3 credits.

Building on basic grammar and vocabulary learned in the first semester, this course improves comprehension of literary Chinese prose and poetry as well as the discipline of translation from and into Classical Chinese for students who are native or near- native speakers of modern Chinese. In addition, fundamental background knowledge and reference tools that can aid in the understanding of classical Chinese texts will be introduced. Students improve their own skills in Classical Chinese at the same time as developing materials to aid in the Classical Chinese study of students who are learning the classical and modern language simultaneously. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 317 — FIRST SEMESTER SOUTH ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 321 — FIFTH SEMESTER ASIAN LANGUAGE

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department.

ASIALANG 323 — FIFTH SEMESTER FILIPINO

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 505 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 324 — SIXTH SEMESTER FILIPINO

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 506 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 325 — FIFTH SEMESTER HMONG

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 507 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 326 — SIXTH SEMESTER HMONG

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 508 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 327 — SECOND SEMESTER SOUTH ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the elementary level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 328 — SIXTH SEMESTER INDONESIAN

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 509 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 329 — FIFTH SEMESTER THAI

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 517 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 330 — SIXTH SEMESTER THAI

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 518 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 331 — FIFTH SEMESTER VIETNAMESE

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using commnicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students who completed LCA LANG 519 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 332 — SIXTH SEMESTER VIETNAMESE

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using commnicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 520 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 333 — FIFTH SEMESTER HINDI

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 553 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 334 — SIXTH SEMESTER HINDI

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 554 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 335 — FIFTH SEMESTER TIBETAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 557 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 336 — SIXTH SEMESTER TIBETAN

4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 558 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 337 — FIFTH SEMESTER PERSIAN

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 563 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 338 — SIXTH SEMESTER PERSIAN

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 564 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 339 — FIFTH SEMESTER URDU

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 571 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 340 — SIXTH SEMESTER URDU

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 572 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 341 — ELEMENTARY SUMMER IMMERSION PERSIAN

8 credits.

Elementary level language taught in a residential summer language immersion format. Enroll Info: Open only to students who have been admitted to the Arabic Persian Turkish Language Immersion Institute at UW-Madison.

ASIALANG 343 — FIFTH SEMESTER BURMESE

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 503 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 344 — SIXTH SEMESTER BURMESE

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 504 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 345 — FIFTH SEMESTER KHMER

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 513 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 346 — SIXTH SEMESTER KHMER

3 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 514 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 348 — FIFTH SEMESTER INDONESIAN

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 509 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 355 — FIRST SEMESTER ASIAN LANGUAGE FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS

4 credits.

Graduate students enrolled in this course attend, and complete all assigned coursework, for one of the first-semester Asian languages offered by the department (Burmese, Chinese, Filipino, Hindi, Hmong, Indonesian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Persian, Sanskrit, Thai, Tibetan, Urdu, Vietnamese). In addition, graduate students develop vocabulary lists and other target language materials linked to individual research goals, and reflect both in oral discussion and in writing on progress towards research and professional language learning goals. Graduate students will have additional regular meetings with the instructor or supervisor. Enroll Info: May be repeated if enrolled in a different language.

ASIALANG 356 — SECOND SEMESTER ASIAN LANGUAGE FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS

4 credits.

Graduate students enrolled in this course attend, and complete all assigned coursework, for one of the second-semester Asian languages offered by the department (Burmese, Chinese, Filipino, Hindi, Hmong, Indonesian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Persian, Sanskrit, Thai, Tibetan, Urdu, Vietnamese). In addition, graduate students develop vocabulary lists and other target language materials linked to individual research goals, and reflect both in oral discussion and in writing on progress towards research and professional language learning goals, and will have additional regular meetings with the instructor or supervisor. Enroll Info: May be repeated if enrolled in a different language.

ASIALANG 357 — THIRD SEMESTER ASIAN LANGUAGE FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS

4 credits.

Graduate students enrolled in this course attend, and complete all assigned coursework, for one of the third-semester Asian languages offered by the department (Burmese, Chinese, Filipino, Hindi, Hmong, Indonesian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Persian, Sanskrit, Thai, Tibetan, Urdu, Vietnamese). In addition, graduate students develop field work interview scripts, simple research proposals, or other intermediate target language materials linked to individual research goals, and reflect both in oral discussion and in writing on progress towards research and professional language learning goals. Graduate students will have additional regular meetings with the instructor or supervisor. Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Enroll Info: May be repeated if enrolled in a different language.

ASIALANG 358 — FOURTH SEMESTER ASIAN LANGUAGE FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS

4 credits.

Graduate students enrolled in this course attend, and complete all assigned coursework, for one of the fourth-semester Asian languages offered by the department (Burmese, Chinese, Filipino, Hindi, Hmong, Indonesian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Persian, Sanskrit, Thai, Tibetan, Urdu, Vietnamese). In addition, graduate students develop field work interview scripts, simple research proposals, or other intermediate target language materials linked to individual research goals, and reflect both in oral discussion and in writing on progress towards research and professional language learning goals. Graduate students will have additional regular meetings with the instructor or supervisor. Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Enroll Info: May be repeated if enrolled in a different language.

ASIALANG 360 — INTERMEDIATE READING PROFICIENCY IN ASIAN LANGUAGES

4 credits.

Reinforces the skills of reading various genres of Asian target-language writings. Enroll Info: Designed for students who have taken at least a first year Asian language course.

ASIALANG 373 — ADVANCED READINGS IN JAPANESE I

3 credits.

Enhance students' Japanese proficiency through reading and related activities. Introduces a variety of short texts in Japanese, such as essays, newspaper columns, and short stories, which enhance the students' understanding of the Japanese society and culture. Primarily focus on reading comprehension but also provide opportunities to improve their ability to express their viewpoints through writing and speaking in Japanese. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 374 — ADVANCED READINGS IN CHINESE I

3 credits.

Enhance Chinese proficiency through reading and related activities. It is designed for advanced-low learners of Chinese. It introduces a variety of vocabulary and grammar patterns, speed reading skills, basic writing techniques, and texts of different genres. Readings include short stories, travel logs, news reports, etc. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 376 — JAPANESE CONVERSATION

3 credits.

Enhances students' oral communication skills in various everyday contexts. Examines how different terms, phrases, speech styles, and strategies are used to carry on conversations in various real-life situations and practice adopting them. Out-of-classroom practices with conversation partners required. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 335 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG/​E P D  377 — BUSINESS JAPANESE COMMUNICATION

3 credits.

Enhances students' oral and written communication skills that are specific to business contexts. Review essential grammar and honorific expressions for proper styles of communication. Develop the understanding of cultural and geographical factors that influence business practices in Japan. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 377 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 378 — CHINESE CONVERSATION

3 credits.

Introduces students to oral communication skills including verbal and nonverbal behavior in Mandarin Chinese. Student will acquire useful terms and phrases for daily conversations and professional reports, and learn how to converse and interact appropriately in varying real-life situations. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 333 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 379 — BUSINESS CHINESE

3 credits.

Introduces learners of Chinese to the culture, commerce, and etiquette in the Chinese society. Students will acquire a working knowledge of the vocabulary and expressions that are essential for business transactions. They will also learn culturally applicable business strategies and understand Chinese people's expectations, concerns and needs. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 379 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 401 — SEVENTH SEMESTER CHINESE

3 credits.

Extensive readings in advanced general and specialized texts in contemporary Chinese, and discussion on the content of the reading materials. Conducted in Chinese. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 401 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 402 — EIGHTH SEMESTER CHINESE

3 credits.

Extensive readings in advanced general and specialized texts in contemporary Chinese, and discussion on the content of the reading materials. Conducted in Chinese. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 402 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 403 — SEVENTH SEMESTER JAPANESE

3 credits.

Extensive readings in advanced general and specialized texts in contemporary Japanese, and discussion on the content of the reading materials. Conducted in Japanese. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 403 prior to Summer 2019.

ASIALANG 404 — EIGHTH SEMESTER JAPANESE

3 credits.

Extensive readings in advanced general and specialized texts in contemporary Japanese, and discussion on the content of the reading materials. Conducted in Japanese. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 404 prior to Summer 2019.

ASIALANG 405 — SEVENTH SEMESTER KOREAN

3 credits.

Extensive readings in advanced general and specialized texts in Korean, and discussion on the content of the reading materials. Conducted in Korean. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 405 prior to Summer 2019.

ASIALANG 406 — EIGHTH SEMESTER KOREAN

3 credits.

Extensive readings in advanced general and specialized texts in Korean, and discussion on the content of the reading materials. Conducted in Korean. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 406 prior to Summer 2019.

ASIALANG 407 — THIRD SEMESTER SOUTHEAST ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 408 — FOURTH SEMESTER SOUTHEAST ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 417 — THIRD SEMESTER SOUTH ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 421 — SEVENTH SEMESTER ASIAN LANGUAGE

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced high level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department.

ASIALANG 422 — EIGHTH SEMESTER ASIAN LANGUAGE

3-4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced high level in listening, speaking, reading and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 602 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 427 — FOURTH SEMESTER SOUTH ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the intermediate level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 441 — INTERMEDIATE SUMMER IMMERSION PERSIAN

8 credits.

Elementary level language taught in a residential summer language immersion format. Enroll Info: Open only to students who have been admitted separately to the Arabic Persian Turkish Language Immersion Institute at UW-Madison.

ASIALANG 450 — ADVANCED READINGS IN JAPANESE II

3 credits.

Enhance students' Japanese proficiency through reading and related activities. Primarily focusing on reading comprehension but also provide opportunities to improve student's ability to express their viewpoints through writing and speaking in Japanese. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 452 — ADVANCED JAPANESE THROUGH AUDIO-VISUAL MEDIA

3 credits.

Enhance students' Japanese language proficiency through the study of various genres of audio-visual media, including drama, news, documentary, talk/variety show, and commercials. Primarily focus on the development of listening comprehension and media literacy, but also provide opportunities to improve their ability to express their viewpoints through writing and speaking in Japanese. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 453 — ADVANCED READINGS IN CHINESE II

3 credits.

Designed for advanced-mid learners of Chinese. It introduces more advanced and sophisticated vocabulary and sentence patterns, advanced reading skills, and advanced writing techniques. Topics are related to social developments and complex social issues that need to be handled in contemporary China. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 454 — ADVANCED CHINESE THROUGH MEDIA

3 credits.

Designed for advanced learners of Chinese to improve their Chinese language skills and cultural knowledge. Students will watch and analyze audio-visual media, such as documentary, talk show, movies, etc. In addition, students will make audios/videos to tell stories about themselves, their friends, or others. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 460 — INTERMEDIATE HIGH READING PROFICIENCY IN ASIAN LANGUAGES

4 credits.

Reinforces the skills of reading various genres of Asian target-language writings. Enroll Info: Designed for students who have taken at least three semesters of an Asian language course.

ASIALANG 475 — ADVANCED TOPICS IN ASIAN TRANSLATION

3 credits.

Topics course in advanced translation from Asian languages to English. Discussion of naming conventions, genre, advanced grammar, audience, transcription, etc. Topics include classical Japanese manuscripts, The Dream of the Red Chamber, etc. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 501 — FIFTH-YEAR CHINESE

3 credits.

Extensive readings in advanced general and specialized texts in contemporary Chinese, and discussion on the content of the reading materials. Emphasis on reading with speed a variety of Chinese texts with discussion in Chinese. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for E ASIAN 501 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 507 — FIFTH SEMESTER SOUTHEAST ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced-low level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 508 — SIXTH SEMESTER SOUTHEAST ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced-low level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 517 — FIFTH SEMESTER SOUTH ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 527 — SIXTH SEMESTER SOUTH ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 541 — ADVANCED SUMMER IMMERSION PERSIAN

8 credits.

Elementary level language taught in a residential summer language immersion format. Enroll Info: Open only to students who have been admitted separately to the Arabic Persian Turkish Language Immersion Institute at UW-Madison.

ASIALANG 560 — ADVANCED READING PROFICIENCY IN ASIAN LANGUAGES

4 credits.

Reinforces the skills of reading various genres of Asian Languages writings. Enroll Info: Designed for students who have taken at least a second year Asian languages course

ASIALANG 607 — SEVENTH SEMESTER SOUTHEAST ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced-high level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 608 — EIGHTH SEMESTER SOUTHEAST ASIAN LANGUAGE

4 credits.

Proficiency at the advanced-high level in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using communicative approaches. Enroll Info: None

ASIALANG 653 — ADVANCED READINGS IN HINDI LANGUAGE

3 credits.

Designed for advanced learners of Hindi and will enhance students' knowledge of the language through reading a variety of genres from different time periods. Introducing more advanced and specialized vocabulary and sentence patterns, it primarily focuses on reading and analyzing texts but also provides opportunities to express viewpoints and increase written and spoken proficiency skills in Hindi. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 653 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 675 — ADVANCED READINGS IN SANSKRIT

3 credits.

Designed for advanced learners of Sanskrit and will enhance students' knowledge of the language through reading in a variety of genres from different time periods. Primarily focuses on reading and analyzing texts. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 675 prior to Fall 2019.

ASIALANG 677 — ADVANCED READINGS IN TIBETAN

3 credits.

Designed for advanced level students to reinforce their Tibetan reading skills in ancient and modern poems, enhance their techniques in analyzing ancient and modern Tibetan compositions, translating ancient Tibetan literature, journalism in Modern Tibetan language. We will use Tibetan books of various genres and compositions style such as, verses, prose style to master on various genres and different forms of composition in Tibetan language. Enroll Info: Students with prior experience in the language are required to take a placement test administered by the department. Not open to students with credit for LCA LANG 677 prior to Fall 2019.