ASIANLAN 116 - First Year Hindi II
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Asian Languages (ASIANLAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ASIANLAN 117.
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of instructor.
Enforced Prerequisites:
ASIANLAN 115 or by assignment of ASIANLAN 116 by Placement Test.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

ASIANLAN 116 is a continuation of ASIANLAN 115. This continuing proficiency-based course aims to refine and build upon previously acquired language skills in culturally authentic contexts. The classes will focus on expanding vocabulary and learning new phrases, grammar, and structures to facilitate communication around a set of themes. The students will get opportunities to advance their language skills — listening, speaking, reading, and writing — in order to broaden their ability to communicate at a mid/high novice level by exchanging, interpreting, and presenting information in Hindi. They will learn and work on expanding their range of topics to be able to perform more complex tasks using new vocabulary and structures within major time frames.

By the end of this course, students will be able to:
  • Carry out all communicative tasks mastered in the previous semester with more complexity and ease
  • Exchange information about familiar topics (themselves, family, weather, sports, school, likes/dislikes and travel experiences)
  • Buy groceries, clothes, and necessities and negotiate their prices
  • Participate in simulated tasks in which they: ask for and give directions, order food at a restaurant, accept and politely decline invitations or requests, make apologies and give reasons, tell past experiences and future plans
  • Express possession and make simple comparisons

Course Requirements:

Homework assignments, attendance and class participation, quizzes, project, midterm and final exam

ASIANLAN 116 - First Year Hindi II
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
MW 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Tu 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Th 2:00PM - 3:00PM
002 (REC)
MTuWTh 9:00AM - 10:00AM
003 (REC)
MTuWTh 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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