BEGINNING URDU

Term: 
Summer 2012
Online: 
No
Subject Area: 
URDU (URDU)
Course Number: 
URDU 401 920
Schedule: 
Monday 9:00am-4:00pm
Schedule: 
Tuesday 9:00am-4:00pm
Schedule: 
Wednesday 9:00am-4:00pm
Schedule: 
Thursday 9:00am-4:00pm
Schedule: 
Friday 9:00am-4:00pm
Day(s): 
Monday
Day(s): 
Tuesday
Day(s): 
Wednesday
Day(s): 
Thursday
Day(s): 
Friday
Primary Program: 
School of Arts and Sciences
Secondary Program: 
URDU
Course Description: 

Course meets June 29 - July 20. This is a systematic introduction to Urdu language and culture for beginners. The course aims at developing listening and comprehension and a real life interactive speaking ability in a variety of everyday topics. The Urdu script is introduced from the beginning. The target language is presented in its total socio cultural context for achieving a meaningful and operational control of languages. Students acquire basic rules for structural and socio - cultural appropriateness. Students are expected to learn a vocabulary of about 1200 words during the semester. the final evaluation will be based on class participation, performance in quizzes and tests and completed assignments.


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