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Courses in English (click for description)

ARAB 150 has been cancelled.
ASIA 52: First-Year Seminar: Food in Chinese Culture, Yue, TR 2:00-3:15
ASIA 58H:  Chasing Madame Butterfly has been cancelled.
ASIA 59: First-Year Seminar: Media Masala: Popular Music, TV, and the Internet in Modern India and Pakistan, Taj, TR 5-6:15
ASIA 72: First-Year Seminar: Transnational Korea: Literature, Film, Popular Culture, Kief, TR 2-3:15
ASIA 150: Asia: An Introduction, Dixon, MW 11:15-12:05, 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 1:25-2:15
ASIA 331/PWAD 331/HIST 335: Cracking India: Partition and Its Legacy in South Asia, Taj, TR 3:30-4:45
ASIA 350/AMST 352 has been cancelled.
ASIA/CMPL 359: Literary Diasporas of the Middle East, Yaghoobi, TR 12:30-1:45
ASIA 435/PWAD 435/CMPL 535: The Cinemas of the Middle East and North Africa, Shemer, TR 2-3:15, film screenings T 5-7
ASIA 691H: Senior Honors Thesis, Tone-Pah-Hote, R 6:30-9, departmental permission required
ASIA 785: Critical Genealogies of Middle East and North Africa Studies, Yaghoobi, R 5-7:30
CHIN 346: History as Fiction or Fiction as History? Early Chinese History in Film and Literature, Bergeton, TR 3:30-4:45
CHIN 356: Chinese Environmental Literature, Visser, TR 9:30-10:45
CHIN 361: Chinese Traditional Theater, Hsiao, TR 11-12:15, recitation required
CHIN 463: Narrative Ethics in Modern China has been cancelled.
CHIN 551 has been cancelled.
JAPN 246/HIST 247: Early Modern Japanese History and Culture, Pitelka, TR 2-3:15
JAPN 261: Japanese Theater has been cancelled.
JAPN 375: The Culture of Modern, Imperial Japan, 1900-1945, Driscoll, T 6:30-9
KOR/CMPL/WGST 237: Rebel, Lover, Martyr: Gender and Sexuality in North and South Korean Screen Cultures, Kief, TR 5-6:15

Courses in Arabic

ARAB 101-001: Elementary Arabic I, Sokol, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50
ARAB 101-002: Elementary Arabic I, El Kerdany, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
ARAB 101-003: Elementary Arabic I, Sokol, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
ARAB 101-004: Elementary Arabic I, Shahu, MTWR 3:35-4:25
ARAB 101-005: Elementary Arabic I, Shahu, MTWR 2:30-3:20
ARAB 203-001: Intermediate Arabic I, El Kerdany, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
ARAB 203-002: Intermediate Arabic I, El Kerdany, MTWR 2:30-3:20
ARAB 203-003: Intermediate Arabic I, El Kerdany, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
ARAB 305-001: Advanced Arabic I, Shahu, MWF 11:15-12:05
ARAB 305-002: Advanced Arabic I, Shahu, MWF 10:10-11

Courses in Chinese

CHIN 101-001: Elementary Chinese I, Cai, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50
CHIN 101-002: Elementary Chinese I, Cai, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
CHIN 101-003: Elementary Chinese I, Cai, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
CHIN 101-004: Elementary Chinese I, Fan, MWF 1:25-2:15 & T 1:30-2:20
CHIN 101-005: Elementary Chinese I, Cai, MTWR 3:35-4:25
CHIN 111-001: Elementary Written Chinese, He, MWF 10:10-11
CHIN 111-002: Elementary Written Chinese, He, MWF 12:20-1:10
CHIN 111-003: Elementary Written Chinese, Zhou, MWF 1:25-2:15
CHIN 203-001: Intermediate Chinese I, Polin, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50
CHIN 203-002: Intermediate Chinese I, Polin, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
CHIN 203-003: Intermediate Chinese I, Polin, MTWR 2:30-3:20
CHIN 203-004: Intermediate Chinese I, Polin, MTWR 3:35-4:25
CHIN 203-005: Intermediate Chinese I, He, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
CHIN 305-001: Advanced Chinese I, Zhou, MWF 10:10-11
CHIN 305-002: Advanced Chinese I, Zhou, MWF 12:20-1:10
CHIN 313-001: Advanced Written Chinese, Hsiao, TR 12:30-1:45
CHIN 313-002 has been cancelled.
CHIN 407-001: Readings in Chinese I, Li, TR 3:30-4:45
CHIN 441: Chinese-English Translation & Interpreting, Li, TR 2-3:15
CHIN 442 has been cancelled.
CHIN 510: Introduction to Classical Chinese, Bergeton, TR 9:30-10:45
CHIN 525: Ancient Philosophers and Their Modern Reincarnation, Yue, TR 3:30-4:45

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

Courses in Hindi-Urdu

HNUR 101-001: Elementary Hindi-Urdu I, Vaishnava, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
HNUR 101-002: Elementary Hindi-Urdu I, Vaishnava, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
HNUR 101-003: Elementary Hindi-Urdu I, Vaishnava, MW 1:25-2:15 & TR 1:30-2:20
HNUR 203-001: Intermediate Hindi-Urdu I, Caldwell, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
HNUR 203-002: Intermediate Hindi-Urdu I, Caldwell, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
HNUR 220: Introduction to the Hindi Script (Devanagari), Caldwell, M 2:30-3:20
HNUR 221: Introduction to the Urdu Script (Nastaliq), Caldwell, W 2:30-3:20
HNUR 305: Advanced Hindi-Urdu I, Caldwell, TR 5-6:15
HNUR 407 has been cancelled.

Courses in Japanese

JAPN 101-001: Elementary Japanese I, Iwashita, MTWR 8-8:50
JAPN 101-002: Elementary Japanese I, Sawamura, MTWR 3:35- 4:25
JAPN 101-003: Elementary Japanese I, Fujioka, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
JAPN 101-004: Elementary Japanese I, Fujioka, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
JAPN 101-005: Elementary Japanese I, Sawamura, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
JAPN 101-006: Elementary Japanese I, Sawamura, MTWR 2:30-3:20
JAPN 203-001: Intermediate Japanese I, Iwashita, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
JAPN 203-002: Intermediate Japanese I, Kato, MW 1:25-2:15 & TR 1:30-2:20
JAPN 203-003: Intermediate Japanese I, Kato, MTWR 2:30-3:20
JAPN 203-004: Intermediate Japanese I, Iwashita, MW 9:05- 9:55 & TR 9-9:50
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, TR 5-6:15

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, Lee, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55
KOR 101-003: Elementary Korean I, Bang, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20
KOR 101-004: Elementary Korean I, Lee, MW 1:25-2:15 & TR 1:30-2:20
KOR 203-001: Intermediate Korean I, Bang, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50
KOR 203-002: Intermediate Korean I, Bang, MW 1:25-2:15 & TR 1:30-2:20
KOR 203-003: Intermediate Korean I, Lee, MTWR 2:30-3:20
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 101-02W: Elementary Persian I, Adel, MWF 3:25-4:15
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
TURK 305: 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
HIST/ASIA 135: History of the Indian Subcontinent to 1750 has been cancelled.
HIST/ASIA 136: History of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh: South Asia since 1750, TBA, TR 9:30-10:45
RELI/ASIA 180:  Introduction to Islamic Civilization, C. Ernst, MW 12:20-1:10, recitation required
GEOG/ASIA 267: South Asia has been cancelled.
RELI 286/ASIA 301: Premodern Japanese Religions, B. Ambros, TR 2-3:15
ANTH/ASIA 429: Culture and Power in Southeast Asia, Aragon, TR 12:30-1:45
ECON/ASIA 469: Asian Economic Systems, Rosefielde, TR 9:30-10:45
HIST/ASIA 556:  Gender in Indian History has been cancelled
RELI/ASIA 583: Religion and Culture in Iran, 1500-Present, TBA, TR 11-12:15
RELI/ASIA/ARAB 681: Readings in Islamicate Literatures: “Arabic Sources on American Slavery,” C. Ernst, M 2:30-5:20

Courses of interest

RELI 64: First Year Seminar: Re-introducing Islam, Hammer, TR 11-12:15
JWST 103-002: Introduction to the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Literature, Lambert, MW 1:25-2:15, recitation required
GEOG 266: Society and Environment in Southeast Asia, Lentz, MWF 2:30-3:20
HIST/PWAD 273: Water, Conflict, Connection in the Middle East, Shields, TR 11-12:15. This course counts for the interdisciplinary major/minor, the Arab Cultures major, and the Arabic minor.
HIST 285: 20th Century China, King, TR 12:30-1:45, recitation required
RELI 485: Gender and Sexuality in Islam, Hammer, TR 2-3:15. This course counts for the interdisciplinary major/minor, the Arab Cultures major, and the Arabic minor.
JWST 697: Themes and Methodologies in Jewish Studies, Figueroa, W 2-4:50