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Courses in English (click for description)

ARAB 150: Introduction to Arab Cultures, Bardawil, TR 2-3:15
ARAB 453: Film, Nation, & Identity in the Arab World, Yaqub, TR 12:30-1:45
ARAB 462: Global Perspectives on Arab Cultures & Societies, Bardawil, TR 3:30-4:45
ASIA 65: First-Year Seminar: Philosophy on Bamboo: Rethinking Early Chinese Thought, Bergeton, TR 3:30-4:45
ASIA 89: Transnational Korea: Literature, Film, Popular Culture, Kief, TR 3:30-4:45
ASIA 150: Asia: An Introduction, Dixon, MW 12:20-1:10, recitation required
ASIA 151: Literature & Society in Southeast Asia, Aragon, TR 9:30-10:45
ASIA 229: Breakdancers, Vocaloids, and Gamers: East Asian Youth Cultures, Dixon, MWF 3:35-4:25
ASIA 231: Bollywood Cinema, Taj, TR 3:30-4:45 & film screenings R 6:30-9:30, recitation required
ASIA/CMPL 261: India through Western Eyes, Lothspeich, TR 9:30-10:45
ASIA 331/PWAD 331/HIST 335: Cracking India: Partition and Its Legacy in South Asia, Lothspeich, TR 11-12:15
ASIA 691H: Senior Honors Thesis, Berlinger, R 6-8:30, departmental permission required
CHIN 253: Chinese Language and Society, Bergeton, TR 9:30-10:45
CHIN 356: Chinese Environmental Literature, Visser, TR 9:30-10:45
CHIN 361: Chinese Traditional Theater, Hsiao, TR 11-12:15, recitation required
JAPN 231/HIST 271: Premodern Japanese History and Culture, Pitelka, TR 2-3:15
JAPN 277: Empire of Sex: Eroticism, Mass Culture, and Geopolitics in Japan, 1945-present, Driscoll, T 6:30-9
KOR 150: History, Memory, and Reality in Contemporary Korea, Jo, TR 2-3:15

Courses in Arabic

ARAB 101-001: Elementary Arabic I, Badr, MTWR 8-8:50
ARAB 101-002: Elementary Arabic I, Badr, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50
ARAB 101-003: Elementary Arabic I, Kauffman, MWF 10:10-11 & T 10-10:50
ARAB 101-004: Elementary Arabic I, Shahu, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
ARAB 101-005: Elementary Arabic I, Shahu, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
ARAB 101-006: Elementary Arabic I, Badr, MTWR 3:35-4:25
ARAB 203-002: Intermediate Arabic I, Shahu, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50
ARAB 203-003: Intermediate Arabic I, El Kerdany, MTWR 2:30-3:20
ARAB 203-004: Intermediate Arabic I, El Kerdany, MTWR 3:35-4:25
ARAB 305-001: Advanced Arabic I, Kauffman, MWF 11:15-12:05
ARAB 305-002: Advanced Arabic I, Kauffman, MWF 2:30-3:20
ARAB 408: Readings in Arabic II, El Kerdany, MW 4:40-5:55

Courses in Chinese

CHIN 101-001: Elementary Chinese I, Tsai, MWF 9:05-9:55 & T 9-9:50
CHIN 101-002: Elementary Chinese I, Tsai, MWF 10:10-11 & T 10-10:50
CHIN 101-003: Elementary Chinese I, Cai, MWF 11:15-12:05 & T 11:05-11:55
CHIN 101-004: Elementary Chinese I, Lin, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
CHIN 101-005: Elementary Chinese I, Cai, MWF 1:25-2:15 & T 1:30-2:20
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, Ge, MWF 9:05-9:55 & T 9-9:50
CHIN 203-002: Intermediate Chinese I, Lin, MW 1:25-2:15 & TR 1:30-2:20
CHIN 203-003: Intermediate Chinese I, Ge, MTWF 2:30-3:20
CHIN 203-004: Intermediate Chinese I, Lin, MTWR 3:35-4:25
CHIN 305-001: Advanced Chinese I, Ge, MWF 10:10-11
CHIN 305-002: Advanced Chinese I, Ge, MWF 1:25-2:15
CHIN 313-001: Advanced Written Chinese, Tsai, MWF 12:20-1:10
CHIN 313-002: Advanced Written Chinese, Chen, MWF 11:15-12:05
CHIN 407-001: Readings in Chinese I, Li, TR 2-3:15
CHIN 407-002: Readings in Chinese, Cai, MWF 10:10-11
CHIN 441: Chinese-English Translation & Interpreting, Li, TR 3:30-4:45
CHIN 442 has been cancelled.
CHIN 490: Chinese History in Chinese, Hsiao, TR 2-3:15

Courses in Hebrew

HEBR 101-001: Elementary Hebrew I, Sprintzik, MWF 9:05-9:55
HEBR 101-002: Elementary Hebrew I, Sprintzik, MWF 1:25-2:15
HEBR 203: Intermediate Hebrew I, Sprintzik, MWF 10:10-11
HEBR 305: Advanced Hebrew I, Sprintzik, MWF 12:20-1:10

Courses in Hindi-Urdu

HNUR 101-001: Elementary Hindi-Urdu I, Caldwell, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
HNUR 101-002: Elementary Hindi-Urdu I, Knapczyk, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
HNUR 101-003: Elementary Hindi-Urdu I, Caldwell, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
HNUR 203-001: Intermediate Hindi-Urdu I, Knapczyk, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
HNUR 203-002: Intermediate Hindi-Urdu I, Knapczyk, MTWR 2:30-3:20
HNUR 220: Introduction to the Hindi Script (Devanagari), Caldwell, M 1:25-2:15
HNUR 221: Introduction to the Urdu Script (Nastaliq), Caldwell, W 1:25-2:15
HNUR 305: Advanced Hindi-Urdu I, Caldwell, T 5-6:30 & R 5-6
HNUR 409: Sex & Social Justice in South Asia, Taj, T 5-6:30 & R 5-6

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 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
JAPN 203-002: Intermediate Japanese I, Fukuya, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
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, T 5-6:30 & R 5-6

Courses in Korean

KOR 101-001: Elementary Korean I, Bang, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50
KOR 101-002: Elementary Korean I, Bang, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
KOR 101-003: Elementary Korean I, Lee, MW 1:25-2:15 &TR 1:30-2:20
KOR 101-004: Elementary Korean I, Lee, MTWR 2:30-3:20
KOR 203-001: Intermediate Korean I, Bang, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
KOR 203-002: Intermediate Korean I, Lee, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
KOR 203-003: Intermediate Korean I, Lee, MTWR 3:35-4:25
KOR 305: Advanced Korean I, Jo, TR 11-12:15

Courses in Persian

PRSN 101-001: Elementary Persian I, Adel, MWF 10:10-11
PRSN 101-002: Elementary Persian I, Adel, MWF 3:35-4:25
PRSN 203: Intermediate Persian I, Adel, MWF 1:25-2:15

Courses in Turkish

TURK 101: Elementary Turkish I, Havlioglu, MWF 10:10-11
TURK 203: Intermediate Turkish I, Havlioglu, MWF 1:25-2:15
ASIA 490-001: Advanced 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 12:20-1:10, recitation required
ARTH/ASIA 154:  Introduction to Art and Architecture of Islamic Lands (8th-16th Centuries CE), Staff, MW 2:30-3:20, recitation required
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, TR 11-12:15
ANTH/FOLK/ASIA 429: Culture & Power in Southeast Asia, Aragon, TR 12:30-1:45
ECON/ASIA 469: Western and Asian Economic Systems, S. Rosefielde, TR 9:30-10:45

Courses of interest

GEOG 64: First-Year Seminar: Vietnam, C. Lentz, MWF 1:25-2:15
RELI 73H: First-Year Seminar: From Dragons to Pokemon: Animals in Japanese Myth, Folklore, and Religion, B. Ambros, TR 2-3:15
HIST 174H: Honors Seminar in African, Asian, & Middle Eastern History, C. Aydin, TR 3:30-6
RELI 248H: Introduction to American Islam, J. Hammer, TR 12:30-1:45
HIST 284: Late Imperial China, M. King, TR 11-12:15
RELI 385: Modern Muslims and the Qur’an, J. Hammer, TR 3:30-4:45