MELANG 505 - Intermediate Central Asian Language I
Fall 2022, Section 003 - Intermediate Mongolian
Instruction Mode: Section 003 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Middle East Languages (MELANG)
Department: LSA Middle East Studies
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Details

Credits:
3
Credit Exclusions:
Students may not repeat the same language at the same level.
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Consent:
With permission of department.
Enforced Prerequisites:
MELANG 451 (or NESLANG 451 or ASIANLAN 120), with a minimum grade of C- or better.
Repeatability:
May be elected three times for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.

Description

This new two-semester sequence develops students’ ability to speak, listen, read, and write at an intermediate level in a Central Asian language. The same course number may be used for courses of the same level. Each course will be offered according to student demand, and currently instruction will be delivered by using distance learning. Its aim is to provide students with an intermediate knowledge of Central Asian languages as they are spoken and written today, along with exposure to the associated culture of Central Asia. The spoken language of educated native speakers, as well as the contemporary literary language as reflected in newspapers and journals will be emphasized throughout. This course will stress extensive practice in conversation, listening, reading, and writing, and English will be kept to a minimum. The goal is to enable students to read simple texts and carry on basic conversations with native speakers.

Course Requirements:

Regular written and oral exercises, quizzes, and midterm/final exams with written and oral components.

Intended Audience:

Undergraduates who want to develop the linguistic skills to continue their studies.

Schedule

MELANG 505 - Intermediate Central Asian Language I
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
 Online
27525
Open
2
 
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Note: This course is conducted via live video-conferencing.
002 (REC)
 Online
27639
Open
2
 
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Note: This course is conducted via live video-conferencing.
003 (REC)
 Online
36392
Open
1
 
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MTuWF 11:30AM - 12:20PM
Note: "Intermediate Mongolian" courseshare from Indiana (Professor Legden: tlegden@indiana.edu). This course is conducted via live video-conferencing. Students will follow Indiana's calendar: 8/22-12/16. (https://calendars.registrar.indiana.edu/official-calendar/index.shtml?term=4228&session=0&event=0)

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