ASIANLAN 215 - Second Year Hindi I
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Asian Languages (ASIANLAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ASIANLAN 217.
Waitlist Capacity:
Enforced Prerequisites:
ASIANLAN 116 or 117 or 118 or by assignment of ASIANLAN 215 by Placement Test.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

ASIANLAN 215 is a continuation course of ASIANLAN 116. This continuing proficiency based course which refines and expands previously acquired language skills in culturally authentic contexts. The classes will focus on expanding vocabulary, mastering more complex grammatical structures, and acquiring idiomatic expressions. The content, supporting language structures and vocabulary will be theme-based, with a view to measuring outcomes in a variety of ways, including task-based activities that support effective communication around the theme. Activities will be conducted in Hindi and classes will be interactive.

By the end of the academic term, students will be able to:

  • Carry out all communicative tasks from the previous semesters with greater ease and sophistication
  • Participate in extended conversations about their family, daily life, surroundings, shopping with different vendors, health and diet, travel, food, past experiences, future plans, and occupations
  • Talk about their own and others’ interests and seek/give suggestions/advice
  • Express emotions and opinions in a culturally appropriate manner
  • Describe most recent job, daily activities, house and school in some detail

Course Requirements:

Homework Assignments, Attendance and Class Participation, Quizzes, Project, Midterm and Final Exam

Intended Audience:

This course is designed for students who have successfully completed ASIANLAN 116 or placed into it by exam.

Class Format:


ASIANLAN 215 - Second Year Hindi I
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
MTuWTh 11:00AM - 12:00PM
002 (REC)
MTuWTh 12:00PM - 1:00PM
003 (REC)
MTuWTh 2:00PM - 3:00PM
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