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Asian Languages and Literature Courses

Asian Languages and Literature | Courses | Faculty

The Courses

(All courses carry 3 credits unless otherwise noted.)

Chinese

Note on Elementary Chinese: No more than six credits may be earned for any combination of courses at the Elementary level (CHINESE 110, 120, 126).

110 Non-intensive Elementary Chinese I (2nd sem)
120 Non-intensive Elementary Chinese II (1st sem)
126 Intensive Elementary Chinese I (1st sem) 6 cr
136 Introduction to Chinese Cinema
140 Chinese Script I (1st sem)
141 Chinese Script II (2nd sem)
150 Peoples and Languages of China
153 Chinese Literature: Poetry (ALG)
154 Chinese Literature: Tales, Short Stories, Novels (ALG)
155 Chinese Myths and Legends (ALG)
197S China in World Affairs
241 Contemporary Chinese Literature
242 Chinese Vernacular Literature
246 Intensive Elementary Chinese II (2nd sem) 6 cr
285 Language Suite Conversation (both sem) 2 cr with 1-cr Honors option
326 Intensive Intermediate Chinese I (1st sem) 6 cr
327 Intensive Intermediate Chinese II (2nd sem) 6 cr
375 Introduction to Chinese Linguistics
391G Junior Year Writing Program
426 Advanced Modern Chinese I (1st sem)
427 Advanced Modern Chinese II (2nd sem)
432 Media Chinese
433 Business Chinese
450 Elementary Classical Chinese 4 cr
451 Intermediate Classical Chinese
497S Chinese for International Affairs
526 Readings in Modern Chinese Literature I (1st sem)
527 Readings in Modern Chinese Literature II (2nd sem)
528 Chinese Language in Contexts
536 Premodern Vernacular Literature
537 Modern Vernacular Literature
552 Readings in Chinese Historical Texts
555 Classical Chinese Poetry
556 Classical Chinese Prose
570 Introduction to Research in Chinese Source Materials 4 cr
575 Syntactic Structures of Chinese
576 History of the Chinese Language
577 Chinese Dialectology
580 Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language I
581 Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language II

Japanese

Note on Elementary Japanese: No more than six credits may be earned for any combination of courses at the Elementary level (JAPANESE 110, 120, 126).

110 Non-Intensive Elementary Japanese I (2nd sem)
120 Non-Intensive Elementary Japanese II (1st sem)
126 Intensive Elementary Japanese I (1st sem) 6 cr
135 Japanese Art and Culture (IG)
143 Japanese Literature: Classical and Medieval (ALG)
144 Japanese Literature in Translation (ALG)
197A Japanese Poetry and Song
197D Ritual and Custom in Japanese Society
197E Japanese Cinema
197F Haiku Roots
197K Japanese Postwar Fiction
197L Manga and Anime
197N Asian Homosexualities
197R Introduction to Japanese Religions
235 Arts and Culture: The Performing Arts (ATG)
246 Intensive Elementary Japanese II (2nd sem) 6 cr
285 Language Suite Conversation (both sem) 2 cr with 1-cr Honors option
291A Japanese Women Writers
297A Japanese Popular Culture
326 Intensive Intermediate Japanese I (1st sem) 6 cr
327 Intensive Intermediate Japanese II (2nd sem) 6 cr
391A Landscape and Travel in Japanese Literature
391G Junior Year Writing Program
392M Japanese Buddhism and the Literary Arts
393A Heian Literary Culture
492B Japanese Avant-Garde Drama
497A Readings in Modern Japanese I (1st sem)
497B Contemporary Japanese I
497C Readings in Modern Japanese II (2nd sem)
497D Contemporary Japanese II
536 Advanced Modern Japanese (1st sem)
537 Advanced Modern Japanese II (2nd sem)
556 Introduction to Classical Japanese I
557 Introduction to Classical Japanese II
560 Seminar in Japanese Literature
570 Introduction to Reference and Bibliography
591A Edo Culture
597A Manuscript Japanese
597B Translation and Japanese Literature
597C Problems and Methods in Translation
597E Advanced Japanese Translation
597R Tokugawa Culture

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