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Courses in English

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ARAB 151: Arabic Literature through the Ages, Yaqub, TR 12:30-1:45
ASIA 65: FYS: Philosophy on Bamboo: Rethinking Early Chinese Thought, Bergeton, TR 3:30-4:45
ASIA 150: Asia: An Introduction, Taj, TR 5-6:15, recitation required
ASIA 152: Survey of South Asian Cultural History, Lothspeich, TR 9:30-10:45
ASIA 262: Nation, Film, and Novel in Modern India, Lothspeich, TR 12:30-1:45
ASIA 435: The Cinemas of the Middle East and North Africa, Shemer, TR 12:30-1:45 & T 5-7 (film screening time)
ASIA 490: Gender and Sexuality in the Middle East, Yaghoobi, TR 12:30-1:45. This course counts for the Arabic major & minor and for the interdisciplinary major & minor in Asian Studies.
ASIA 691H: Senior Honors Thesis I, Bardsley, R 6-9, department permission required
ASIA 785: Critical Genealogies of Middle East and North Africa Studies, Halabi, W 4:40-7:10
CHIN 244: Introduction to Modern Chinese Culture through Cinema, Yue, TR 3:30-6
CHIN 253: Chinese Language and Society, Bergeton, TR 9:30-10:45
CHIN 361: Chinese Traditional Theater, Hsiao, TR 11-12:15
JAPN 376: Colonial East Asia/Postcolonial Japan, Driscoll, T 6-9
JAPN/WMST 384: Women Writers in Japanese Society, Bardsley, TR 3:30-4:45
KOR 150: History, Memory, and Reality in Contemporary Korea, Jo, TR 2-3:15

Courses in Arabic

ARAB 101-001: Elementary Arabic I, Kauffman, MTWF 8-8:50
ARAB 101-002: Elementary Arabic I, Shahu, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50
ARAB 101-003: Elementary Arabic I, Shahu, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
ARAB 101-004: Elementary Arabic I, Badr, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
ARAB 101-005: Elementary Arabic I, Shahu, MW 1:25-2:15 & TR 1:30-2:20
ARAB 101-006: Elementary Arabic I, Badr, MTWR 2:30-3:20
ARAB 203-001: Intermediate Arabic I, El Kerdany, MWF 9:05-9:55 & T 9-9:50
ARAB 203-002: Intermediate Arabic I, El Kerdany, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
ARAB 203-003: Intermediate Arabic I, El Kerdany, MW 1:25-2:15 & TR 1:30-2:20
ARAB 203-004: Intermediate Arabic I, Badr, MTWR 3:35-4:25
ARAB 305-001: Advanced Arabic I, Kauffman, MWF 10:10-11
ARAB 305-002: Advanced Arabic I, Kauffman, MWF 1:25-2:15
ARAB 308: Arabic Languages Across the Curriculum, Hamed, W 4:40-5:30
ARAB 407: Readings in Arabic I, Halabi, TR 3:30-4:45

Courses in Chinese

CHIN 101-002: Elementary Chinese I, Zhou, MWF 9:05-9:55 & T 9-9:50
CHIN 101-003: Elementary Chinese I, Cai, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
CHIN 101-004: Elementary Chinese I, Cai, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
CHIN 101-005: Elementary Chinese I, Zhou, MWF 1:25-2:15 & T 1:30-2:20
CHIN 101-006: Elementary Chinese I, Cai, MTWR 3:35-4:25
CHIN 111-001: Elementary Written Chinese, Chen, MWF 10:10-11
CHIN 111-002: Elementary Written Chinese, Chen, MWF 1:25-2:15
CHIN 203-001: Intermediate Chinese I, Lin, MF 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50
CHIN 203-002: Intermediate Chinese I, Lin, MF 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
CHIN 203-003: Intermediate Chinese I, Ge, MWF 11:15-12:05 & T 11:05-11:55
CHIN 203-004: Intermediate Chinese I, Lin, MF 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
CHIN 203-005: Intermediate Chinese I, Ge, MTWF 2:30-3:20
CHIN 305-001: Advanced Chinese I, Ge, MWF 10:10-11
CHIN 305-002: Advanced Chinese I, Ge, MWF 1:25-2:15
CHIN 313: Advanced Written Chinese, Chen, MWF 11:15-12:05
CHIN 407-001: Readings in Chinese I, Lin, TR 2-3:15
CHIN 407-002: Readings in Chinese I, Cai, TR 2-3:15
CHIN 443: Business Communication in Chinese, Zhou, MWF 11:15-12:05
CHIN 525: Ancient Philosophers and Their Modern Reincarnation, Yue, TR 12:30-1:45

Courses in Hebrew

HEBR 101-001: Elementary Hebrew I, Sprintzik, MWF 9:05-9:55
HEBR 101-002: Elementary Hebrew I, Sprintzik, MWF 12:20-1:10
HEBR 203: Intermediate Hebrew I, Sprintzik, MWF 10:10-11
HEBR 305: Advanced Hebrew I, Shemer, TR 3:30-4:45

Courses in Hindi-Urdu

HNUR 101-001: Elementary Hindi-Urdu I, Caldwell, MWF 11:15-12:05 & T 11:05-11:55
HNUR 101-002: Elementary Hindi-Urdu I, Caldwell, MWF 12:20-1:10 & T 12:30-1:20
HNUR 101-003: Elementary Hindi-Urdu I, Nasir, MTWR 3:35-4:25
HNUR 203-001: Intermediate Hindi-Urdu I, Nasir, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
HNUR 203-002: Intermediate Hindi-Urdu I, Nasir, MTWR 2:30-3:20
HNUR 220: Introduction to the Hindi Script (Devanagari), Caldwell, T 5-5:50
HNUR 221: Introduction to the Urdu Script (Nastaliq), Caldwell, W 4:40-5:30
HNUR 305: Advanced Hindi-Urdu I, Caldwell, MWF 9:05-9:55
HNUR 407: South Asian Society & Culture, Taj, TR 3:30-4:45

Courses in Japanese

JAPN 101-001: Elementary Japanese I, Iwashita, MTWR 8-8:50
JAPN 101-002: Elementary Japanese I, Iwashita, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50
JAPN 101-003: Elementary Japanese I, Iwashita, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
JAPN 101-004: Elementary Japanese I, Sawamura, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
JAPN 101-005: Elementary Japanese I, Sawamura, MW 1:25-2:15 &TR 1:30-2:20
JAPN 101-006: Elementary Japanese I, Sawamura, MTWR 3:35-4:25
JAPN 203-001: Intermediate Japanese I, Fukuya, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50
JAPN 203-002: Intermediate Japanese I, Fukuya, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
JAPN 203-003: Intermediate Japanese I, Kato, MW 1:25-2:15 & TR 1:30-2:20
JAPN 203-004: Intermediate Japanese I, Kato, MTWR 2:30-3:20
JAPN 305-001: Advanced Japanese I, Aratake, MWF 11:15-12:05
JAPN 305-002: Advanced Japanese I, Aratake, MWF 2:30-3:20
JAPN 401: Gateway to Mastering Japanese, Aratake, MWF 10:10-11
JAPN 416: Understanding Japanese Business Culture and Its Practice, Kato, W 4:40-7:20

Courses in Korean

KOR 101-001: Elementary Korean I, Relyea, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
KOR 101-002: Elementary Korean I, Relyea, MTWR 2:30-3:20
KOR 101-003: Elementary Korean I, Relyea, MTWR 3:35-4:25
KOR 203-001: Intermediate Korean I, Bang, MWF 10:10-11 & T 10-10:50
KOR 203-002: Intermediate Korean I, Bang, MWF 12:20-1:10 & T 12:30-1:20
KOR 305: Advanced Korean I, Jo, TR 11-12:15
KOR 407: Modern Korean Literature and Culture, Bang, MWF 1:25-2:15

Courses in Persian

PRSN 101-001: Elementary Persian I, Adel, MWF 10:10-11
PRSN 101-002: Elementary Persian I, Adel, MWF 1:25-2:15
PRSN 203: Intermediate Persian I, Adel, MWF 11:15-12:05
PRSN 305: Advanced Persian I, Yaghoobi, TR 9:30-10:45

Courses in Turkish

TURK 101: Elementary Turkish I, Havlioglu, MWF 1:25-2:15
TURK 203: Intermediate Turkish I, Havlioglu, MW 4:40-5:55

Crosslisted Courses

These courses are offered in other departments and crosslisted under an Asian Studies number.
HIST/ASIA 133: Introduction to Chinese History, M. Tsin, MW 1:25-2:15,  recitation required
HIST/ASIA 135: History of the Indian Subcontinent to 1750, E. Flatt, TR 8-9:15,  recitation required
HIST/ASIA 136: History of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh: South Asia since 1750, I. Sevea, MW 3:35-4:50
RELI/ASIA 180: Introduction to Islamic Civilization, C. Ernst, MW 1:25-2:15, recitation required
RELI 283/ASIA 300: The Buddhist Tradition: India, Nepal, and Tibet, L. Leve, MW 12:20-1:10, recitation required
GEOG/ASIA 447: Gender, Space, and Place in the Middle East, B. Gokariksel, MWF 11:15-12:05
ECON/ASIA 469: Western and Asian Economic Systems, S. Rosefielde, TR 9:30-10:45
RELI/ASIA 582: Islam and Islamic Art in South Asia, C. Ernst, M 2-4:50

Courses of interest

HIST 74: FYS: Emperors, Courts, and Consumption: The Mughals of India, E. Flatt, TR 12:30-1:45
RELI 183: Asian Religions, C. Mixon, online
ANTH 233: Prehistory of Southwest Asia and Egypt: From the Earliest Humans to the Rise of Civilization, B. Arbuckle, TR 12:30-1:45
RELI 248H: Introduction to American Islam, J. Hammer, TR 12:30-1:45
Counts for the Arabic major & minor.
HIST 274: History of the Ottoman Empire, 1300-1923, C. Aydin, TR 9:30-10:45
Counts for the interdisciplinary major/minor in Asian Studies.
HIST 284: Late Imperial China, M. King, TR 9:30-10:45
Counts as a China course for the interdisciplinary major/minor in Asian Studies.
ENGL 360: Contemporary Asian American Literature and Theory, H. Kim, MW 3:35-4:50
ENGL 371: The Place of Asian Americans in Southern Literature, J. Ho, TR 3:30-4:45
RELI 381: Religions of South Asia, H. Kamath, TR 11-12:15
HIST 398-001: Undergraduate Seminar in History: Global History, C. Aydin, T 3:30-6