Other Courses

Arabic | Chinese | Japanese | American Sign Language | Portuguese

ARABIC:


ARA 101  Elementary Arabic
Preparation of students with no previous knowledge of Arabic in the fundamentals of sound system, oral expression, reading and writing.  Introduction to Arabic culture.  Fl-3-

ARA 102  Continuing Elementary Arabic

Continuation of Arabic 101:  Preparation of students with previous knoweldge of Arabic in the fundamentals of sound systems, oral expression, reading, writing and Arabic culture.  Prerequisites:  ARA 101 or three years of transcripted high school Arabic. Sp-3-

CHINESE:

CHI 101 Elementary Chinese
Preparation of students without previous knowledge of Chinese in the fundamentals of sound system, oral expression, reading, and writing. Introduction to Chinese culture. Fl-3-


CHI 102 Continuing Elementary Chinese
Continuation of Chinese 101: fundamentals of conversation, reading, writing, composition, and Chinese culture. Prerequisite: Chinese 101 or equivalent. Sp-3-


CHI 201 Intermediate Chinese
This course consolidates students' cultural and linguistic knowledge of the fundamental grammatical structures of Chinese. It aims to increase students' abilities to use Chinese in conversation, reading, writing, and understanding spoken Chinese. Prerequisite: Chinese 102 or equivalent. Fl-3-


CHI 202 Continuing Intermediate Chinese
This course is a continuation of Chinese 201. It consolidates students' knowledge of the cultural and fundamental grammatical structures of Chinese. It aims to increase students' abilities to use Chinese at a more sophisticated level in conversation, reading, writing and understanding spoken Chinese. Prerequisite: Chinese 201 or equivalent. Sp-3-

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JAPANESE:

JPN 101 Elementary Japanese
Preparation of students without previous knowledge of Japanese in the fundamentals of sound system, oral expression, reading, and writing. Introduction to Japanese culture. Fl-3-


JPN 102 Continuing Elementary Japanese
Continuation of Japanese 101: Fundamentals of conversation, listening, reading, writing, composition, and culture. Prerequisite: Japanese 101 or equivalent. Sp-3-


JPN 201 Intermediate Japanese
Review of basic grammar and introduction of more complex structures. More advanced level conversation, listening, reading, writing composition. Prerequisite: Japanese 102 or equivalent. Fl-3-


JPN 202 Continuing Intermediate Japanese
This course is a continuation of Japanese 201. Review of basic grammar and introduction of more complex structures. More advanced level conversation, reading, writing and composition. Prerequisite: Japanese 201 or equivalent. Sp-3-

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AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE:

ASL 101 Elementary American Sign Language
A beginning course in American Sign Language as used within the American Deaf Community. A basic study of manual communication techniques, combines eye and aural training, fingerspelling, conceptualization, structure and syntax of American Sign Language. Receptive skills (reading signs and fingerspelling) and expressive skills (signing and fingerspelling a person's own thoughts) are also emphasized as is an introduction to the culture of the Deaf Community. Fl-3-


ASL 102 Continuing Elementary American Sign Language
A continuation of study in American Sign Language as used within the American Deaf Community. A more advanced study of manual communication techniques, combined eye and aural training, fingerspelling, conceptualization, structure and syntax of American Sign Language. Receptive skills (reading signs and fingerspelling) and expressive skills (signing and fingerspelling a person's own thoughts) are also emphasized, as is a more advanced study of the culture of the Deaf Community. Prerequisite: Asl 101 or permission of the instructor. Sp-3-

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PORTUGESE:

POR 101 Elementary Portuguese
Preparation of students without previous knowledge of Portuguese in the fundamentals of conversation, reading, and composition. Fl-3-


POR 102 Continuing Elementary Portuguese
Continuation of Portuguese 101: Fundamentals of conversation, reading, and composition. Prerequisite: Por 101 or equivalent. Sp-3-

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