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LSA Course Guide Search Results: UG, GR, Fall 2007, Dept = POLISH
 
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Title
Section
Instructor
Term
Credits
Requirements
POLISH 121 — First-Year Polish
Section 001, REC

Instructor: Malachowska-Pasek,Ewa; homepage

FA 2007
Credits: 4

Credit Exclusions: No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in Polish 123.

Introductory course presenting basic grammatical information and vocabulary. Course is geared toward active language use through oral drills and conversational practice. Conversations and discussions include a cultural component to familiarize students with both Polish language and culture.

POLISH 221 — Second-Year Polish
Section 001, REC

Instructor: Westwalewicz,Piotr Antoni; homepage

FA 2007
Credits: 4

The focus of this course is to develop practical communication skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing. Grammatical material is presented in authentic cultural context, with regular use of contemporary Polish film, literature, mass media and music. Grading is based on attendance, participation, weekly tests, homework assignments and a final exam. Prerequisites: completion of first-year Polish or permission of instructor.

Advisory Prerequisite: POLISH 122.

POLISH 321 — Third-Year Polish
Section 001, REC

Instructor: Malachowska-Pasek,Ewa; homepage

FA 2007
Credits: 3

The course contents cover the following range of issues: food and drink, health, travel, leisure activities, holidays, living styles, news. All exercises and activities will be related to these topics. Students will practice vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, and intonation of Polish language. Selection of course texts will be determined based on the language skill level of the enrolled students and their specific interests. The course materials will be excerpted from: literary texts (prose, poetry, drama), press clippings, scientific papers, films and recordings, Polish games and quizzes, and other sources. This course is taught in Polish.

Advisory Prerequisite: POLISH 222.

POLISH 325 — Polish Literature in English to 1890
Section 001, LEC

Instructor: Carpenter,Bogdana; homepage

FA 2007
Credits: 3
Reqs: HU
Other: WorldLit

The course surveys the development of Polish literature in terms of individual authors and major literary movements from the beginning until 1890. Individual critical analysis of texts required. A knowledge of Polish is NOT required. All readings in English translation. CANNOT be taken as a tutorial.

POLISH 421 — Fourth-Year Polish I
Section 001, REC

Instructor: Westwalewicz,Piotr Antoni; homepage

FA 2007
Credits: 3

The focus of this course is to develop practical conversation skills. Students are expected to participate in discussions on contemporary cultural, social and political issues. Students are expected to demonstrate a high level of listening and reading comprehension. Extensive use is made of Polish film, literature, mass media and music. Grading is based on attendance, participation, take-home projects, assignments and tests. Prerequisites: completion of third-year Polish or permission of instructor.

Advisory Prerequisite: POLISH 322.

POLISH 450 — Directed Polish Reading
Section 001, IND

FA 2007
Credits: 1 — 3
Other: INDEPENDENT

Extensive reading of Polish texts in various fields. The course is intended for students who wish to build on POLISH 325 and/or POLISH 326, and read Polish texts in the original. Prerequisite: POLISH 325 and/or 326 and reading knowledge of Polish. Students are evaluated on the basis of oral and written reports. No exams.

Advisory Prerequisite: POLISH 325 and/or 326 and reading knowledge of Polish; and permission of instructor.

POLISH 621 — Directed Reading of Polish Literature
Section 001, IND

FA 2007
Credits: 1 — 4

Individual study, reading, or projects in Polish literature under the supervision of a project director. The course surveys the development of Polish literature in terms of authors and major literary movements. Individual critical analysis of texts is required.

Advisory Prerequisite: Two years of Polish language or the equivalent. Graduate standing and permission of instructor.

 
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