Hindi-Urdu: Language, Literature, Culture (including courses in English)

First-Semester Hindi-Urdu

CAS LN 111 (4 credits)

Elementary grammar, conversation, reading, writing.

2014FALLCASLN111 A1, Sep 2nd to Dec 10th 2014
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 11:00 am 12:00 pm CAS 425
T 11:00 am 12:00 pm CAS 534
2014FALLCASLN111 B1, Sep 2nd to Dec 9th 2014
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 2:00 pm 4:00 pm CAS 323A

Second-Semester Hindi-Urdu

CAS LN 112 (4 credits)

Continues the text from CAS LN 111; grammar, conversation, reading, writing.

2015SPRGCASLN112 B1, Jan 20th to Apr 30th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 1:00 pm 3:00 pm CAS B18B

Third-Semester Hindi-Urdu

CAS LN 211 (4 credits)

Development of communicative skills acquired in the first year. Readings in Indian civilization. Practice in conversational Hindi-Urdu. Writings exercises involving more complex grammatical patterns.

2014FALLCASLN211 A1, Sep 2nd to Dec 10th 2014
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 9:00 am 10:00 am STH ARR
T 9:00 am 10:00 am STH ARR

Fourth-Semester Hindi-Urdu

CAS LN 212 (4 credits)

Further review of the structures of Hindi-Urdu. Practice in conversation involving specialized topics. Advanced readings in Hindi. Frequent compositions. Satisfactory completion of LN 212 fulfills the CAS language requirement.

2015SPRGCASLN212 A1, Jan 20th to Apr 30th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 9:00 am 11:00 am STH ARR

Tradition and Modernity in Indian Film and Literature (in English translation)

CAS LN 225 (4 credits)

A survey of modern Indian films and literature pertaining to the way traditional values are negotiated in a modern world. The subjects of the novels and films studied range from love, family, and duty to death and moksha.

2015SPRGCASLN225 A1, Jan 20th to Apr 30th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 3:30 pm 5:00 pm CAS 233

Gateway to Asian Cultures

CAS LN 260 (4 credits)

Panoramic introduction to the cultures of East and South Asia in comparative perspective (China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, India). Examines shared foundations, transformative inflection points, sites, peoples, and ideologies over the past two millennia through primary texts and media. Also offered as CAS LC 260, CAS LJ 260, CAS LK 260, and CAS XL 260.

2015SPRGCASLN260 A1, Jan 20th to Apr 30th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 9:30 am 11:00 am CAS 208

Modern Hindi Literature and Culture

CAS LN 303 (4 credits)

Advanced Hindi, concentrating on all four communicative skills, diverse registers, and idioms. Exposure to literature, media and other cultural materials.

Urdu Language and Literature

CAS LN 304 (4 credits)

Introduction to Urdu language and literary culture, concentrating on all four communicative skills, diverse registers, and idioms. Exposure to literature, media, and other cultural materials.

Ds Hindi-Urdu

CAS LN 491 (Var credits)

Ds Hindi-Urdu

CAS LN 492 (Var credits)