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Courses in English  (click for description)

ARAB 150: Introduction to Arab Cultures, Bardawil, TR 8-9:15

ARAB 321: Visions of Emancipation in Modernist Arab Thought, Bardawil, TR 12:30-1:45

ASIA 61: FYS: India through the Lens of Master Filmmakers, Lothspeich, TR 2-3:15, film screenings M 4:40-7:40

ASIA 64: FYS: Arab World Photography, Yaqub, TR 11-12:15

ASIA/PWAD 69: FYS: Wars and Veterans: Iran, Iraq, and Afghanistan, Yaghoobi, TR 12:30-1:45

ASIA 89: Transnational Korea: Literature, Film, Popular Culture, Kief, TR 12:30-1:45

ASIA 163: Hindi-Urdu Poetry in Performance, Taj, TR 12:30-1:45

ASIA/MUSC 164: Music of South Asia, Caldwell, MW 11:15-12:05 + required recitation

ASIA 233: Drugs, Sex, and Sovereignty in East Asia, Driscoll, R 6:15-8:45

ASIA/JWST/PWAD 235: Israeli Cinema: Gender, Nation, and Ethnicity, Shemer, TR 12:30-1:45, film screenings T 5-7

ASIA 252: Popular Culture in Modern Southeast Asia, Aragon, MWF 10:10-11

ASIA/WGST 329: Middle East Women Writers, Yaghoobi, TR 2-3:15

ASIA 522: The Beauty and the Power of the Classical Indian World, Lothspeich, TR 11-12:15

CHIN 150: Introduction to Chinese Culture, Hsiao, TR 11-12:15 + required recitation

CHIN 463: Narrative Ethics in Modern China, Visser, TR 9:30-10:45

JAPN 162: Japanese Popular Culture, Dixon, MW 12:20-1:10 + required recitation

JAPN 363/HIST 370: Samurai, Monks, & Pirates: History & Historiography of Japan’s Long 16th Century, Pitelka, TR 2-3:15

JAPN 482: Embodying Japan: The Cultures of Beauty, Sports, & Medicine in Japan, Dixon, MWF 1:25-2:15

KOR 327: Korean Diasporas, Jo, TR 2-3:15

Courses in Arabic

ARAB 102-001: Elementary Arabic II, Badr, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50

ARAB 102-002 has been cancelled.

ARAB 102-003: Elementary Arabic II, Kauffman, MWF 11:15-12:05 & T 11:05-11:55

ARAB 102-004: Elementary Arabic II, Badr, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20

ARAB 102-005: Elementary Arabic II, El Kerdany, MTWR 3:35-4:25

ARAB 204-001: Intermediate Arabic II, Badr, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50

ARAB 204-002: Intermediate Arabic II, Shahu, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55

ARAB 204-003: Intermediate Arabic II, Shahu, MTWR 2:30-3:20

ARAB 300 has been cancelled.

ARAB 306-001: Advanced Arabic II, Kauffman, MWF 10:10-11

ARAB 306-002: Advanced Arabic II, Kauffman, MWF 2:30-3:20

ARAB 308-001: Arabic LAC, Kauffman, M 1:25-2:15

ARAB 407: Readings in Arabic I, El  Kerdany, TR 5-6:15

ASIA 490-001: Qur’anic Arabic, Shahu, MWF 9:05-9:55

Courses in Chinese

CHIN 102-001: Elementary Chinese II, Lin, MWF 9:05-9:55 & T 9-9:50

CHIN 102-002: Elementary Chinese II: Lin, MWF 10:10-11 & T 10-10:50

CHIN 102-003: Elementary Chinese II, Cai, MWF 11:15-12:05 & T 11:05-11:55

CHIN 102-004: Elementary Chinese II, Cai, MWF 12:20-1:10 & T 12:30-1:20

CHIN 102-005: Elementary Chinese II, Tsai, MTWR 3:35-4:25

CHIN 204-001: Intermediate Chinese II, Tsai, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50

CHIN 204-002: Intermediate Chinese II, Tsai, MW 1:25-2:15 & TR 1:30-2:20

CHIN 204-003: Intermediate Chinese II, Cai, MTWF 2:30-3:20

CHIN 212-001: Intermediate Written Chinese, Polin, MWF 10:10-11

CHIN 212-002: Intermediate Written Chinese, Polin, MWF 12:20-1:10

CHIN 306-001: Advanced Chinese II, Zhou, MWF 10:10-11

CHIN 306-002: Advanced Chinese II, Zhou, MWF 1:25-2:15

CHIN 308-001: Chinese LAC, Cai, W 3:35-4:25

CHIN 408: Readings in Modern Chinese II, Lin, MWF 12:20-1:10

CHIN 414: Advanced Reading & Composition, Chen, MWF 9:05-9:55

CHIN 443: Business Communication in Chinese, Zhou, MWF 11:15-12:05

CHIN 511-001: Introduction to Classical Chinese, Li, TR 11-12:15

CHIN 511-002: Introduction to Classical Chinese, Li, TR 3:30-4:45

CHIN 525: Ancient Philosophers and their Modern Reincarnation, Yue, TR 3:30-4:45

CHIN 631: Writing Chinese (in) America: Advanced Studies of a Foreign Language from U.S. Homeland, Yue, TR 12:30-1:45

Courses in Hebrew

HEBR 102-001: Elementary Modern Hebrew II, Sprintzik, MWF 9:05-9:55

HEBR 204-001: Intermediate Modern Hebrew II, Sprintzik, MWF 10:10-11

HEBR 306: Advanced Modern Hebrew II, Shemer, TR 2-3:15

Courses in Hindi-Urdu

HNUR 102-001: Elementary Hindi-Urdu II, Vaishnava, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55

HNUR 102-002: Elementary Hindi-Urdu II, Vaishnava, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20

HNUR 204: Intermediate Hindi-Urdu Ii, Caldwell, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50

HNUR 306: Advanced Hindi-Urdu II, Taj, TR 9:30-10:45

Courses in Japanese

JAPN 102-001: Elementary Japanese II, Iwashita, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50

JAPN 102-002: Elementary Japanese II, Iwashita, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50

JAPN 102-003: Elementary Japanese II, Iwashita, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20

JAPN 102-004: Elementary Japanese II, Sawamura, MWF 1:25-2:15 & T 1:30-2:20

JAPN 102-005: Elementary Japanese II, Sawamura, MTWF 2:30-3:20

JAPN 204-001:Intermediate Japanese II, Kato, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55

JAPN 204-002: Intermediate Japanese II, Kato, MW 1:25-2:15 & TR 1:30-2:20

JAPN 306-001: Advanced Japanese II, Sawamura, MWF 11:15-12:05

JAPN 412: Making Music in Japan, Kato, TR 5-6:15

JAPN 414: Manga as a Japanese Art & Culture, Iwashita, W 4:40-7:20

Courses in Korean

KOR 102-001: Elementary Korean II, Bang, MW 9:05-9:55 & TR 9-9:50

KOR 102-002: Elementary Korean II, Lee, MW 11:15-12:05 & TR 11:05-11:55

KOR 102-003: Elementary Korean II, Bang, MW 12:20-1:10 & TR 12:30-1:20

KOR 102-004: Elementary Korean II, Lee, MTWR 2:30-3:20

KOR 204-001: Intermediate Korean II, Bang, MW 10:10-11 & TR 10-10:50

KOR 204-002: Intermediate Korean II, Lee, MW 1:25-2:15 & TR 1:30-2:20

KOR 306: Advanced Korean II, Jo, TR 11-12:15

Courses in Persian

PRSN 102: Elementary Persian Ii, Adel, MWF 10:10-11

PRSN 204: Intermediate Persian II, Adel, MWF 1:25-2:15

PRSN 306: Persian Language through Literature, Film, and Media, Adel, MW 4:40-5:55

Courses in Turkish

TURK 102: Elementary Turkish II, Havlioglu, MWF 10:10-11

TURK 204: Intermediate Turkish II, Havlioglu, MWF 1:25-2:15

Crosslisted Courses

GEOG/ASIA 267: South Asia, S. Smith, TR 11-12:15

HIST/ASIA 276: Modern Middle East, S. Shields, MW 11:15-12:05

HIST/ASIA/PWAD 281 has been cancelled.

RELI/ASIA 284: Buddhism in East Asia, B. Ambros, TR 2-3:15

RELI 287/ASIA 302: Modern Japanese Religions, T. Smith, MW 3:30-4:45

ENGL/ASIA 360: Contemporary Asian American Literature and Theory, H. Kim, TR 9:30-10:45

ECON/ASIA 469: Asian Economic Systems, S. Rosefielde, TR 8-9:15

HIST/ASIA 538: Middle East & The West, C. Aydin, T 2-4:30

LING/JAPN 563: Structure of Japanese, J. Smith, TR 11-12:15

RELI/ASIA 584: The Qur’an as Literature, C. Ernst, TR 11-12:15

Courses of Interest

HIST 163:  Modern Central Asia, Tasar, TR 9:30-10:45

RELI 185: Women/Gender/Islam, Hammer, MW 12:20-1:10

HIST 285: 20th Century China, King, TR 11-12:15

HNRS 353-001: The Cultural History of Food in China, King, TR 2-3:15
This course counts for the interdisciplinary major & minor in Asian Studies.

HNRS 355-001: Body Politics in Modern Korean Literature, J. Kief, TR 3:30-4:45
This course counts for the interdisciplinary major & minor in Asian Studies, and also for the Korean minor.

MUSC 212-004: Gamelan Ensemble

POLI 490-001: Comparative Politics of the Middle East, A. Anderson, TR 11-12:15