Courses

For a complete list of departmental course offerings, please refer to the Undergraduate Bulletin.

FALL 2014:

CHINESE (CHI)

101. Elementary Chinese. (2 sections) (4h) Emphasizes the development of listening and speaking skills in Mandarin. Introduces the writing system and basic sentence patterns.
Section A: CRN 84373, M-F, 10:00-10:50, CARS 014; Instructor: STAFF
Section B: CRN 84372, M-F, 1:00-1:50, CARS 014; Instructor: STAFF

153. Intermediate Chinese I. (2 sections) (4h) Study in grammar, reading, conversation, and composition. P—CHI 102 or equivalent. 

Section A: CRN 84374, M-W-F, 11:00-11:50, CARS 014; Instructor: F. Hu
Section B: CRN 88032, M-W-F, 12:00-12:50, CARS 016; Instructor: F. Hu

220. Advanced Chinese I. (3h) Integrates speaking, reading, and writing skills with emphasis on written and audiovisual source. P—CHI 201 or POI.
CRN 85330, M-W-F, 2:00-2:50, CARS 016, Instructor: F. Hu

231. Advanced Chinese III. (3h) Continuation of CHI 230, with emphasis on advanced reading and writing. P—CHI 230 or POI. 

CRN 85331, M-W-F, 9:00-9:50, CARS 014, Instructor: Y. Shi

296. Chinese Across the Curriculum. (1h) Coursework in Chinese done as an adjunct to specially designated courses throughout the college curriculum. P—POI.
CRN 91416, TH, 12:00-12:50, CARS TBA, Y. Shi
 

EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES (EAL)

219. Introduction to Japanese Literature. (3h) Major works of poetry, drama, and fiction from the classical and modern periods. Also listed as HMN 219. (CD, D)
CRN 91457, TR, 3:30-4:45, CARS ARR, STAFF

221. Introduction to Chinese Literature. (3h) Readings and discussions in fiction, drama, and poetry from the traditional and/or modern periods. Also listed as HMN 221. (CD, D)
CRN 88010, M-W-F, 12:00-12:50, CARS 014, Instructor: Y. Shi

222. Traditional Chinese Narrative. (3h) Surveys the history of the traditional Chinese narrative across a variety of genres and forms such as the classical anecdote, folktale, vernacular story, drama, and novel. Also listed as HMN 223. (CD, D)
CRN 90364, TR, 2:00-3:15, CARS 016, Instructor: A. Rodekohr 

252. Introduction to Chinese Film. (3h) Introduces film from Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan from its inception at the turn of the 20th century to the present. Explores Chinese film as an art form, an instrument of political propaganda, and a medium of popular entertainment. Also listed as HMN 252.
CRN 89410, TR, 3:30-4:45, CARS 014, Instructor: A. Rodekohr

375. Senior Research Seminar. (3h) Capstone research project required of graduating majors. P—CHI 296 or JPN 296 and EAL 275.
CRN 87437, TR, 9:30-10:45, CARS 016, Instructor: A. Rodekohr

 
JAPANESE (JPN)

101. Elementary Japanese. (4h) Emphasizes the development of listening and speaking skills. Introduction to the writing systems. Basic sentence patterns covered. 

CRN 84376, M-F, 1:00-1:50, CARS 016, Instructor: Y. Takata-Rallings


153. Intermediate Japanese I. (4h) Study in grammar, reading, conversation, and composition. P—JPN 102 or equivalent. 

CRN 84377, M-F 11:00-11:50, CARS 016, Instructor: Y. Takata-Rallings

220. Advanced Japanese I. (3h) Integrates speaking, reading, and writing skills with emphasis on written and audiovisual. P—JPN 201 or POI. 

CRN 85336, M-W-F 2:00-2:50, CARS 014, Instructor: Y. Takata-Rallings

296. Japanese Across the Curriculum. (1h) Coursework in Japanese done as an adjunct to specially designated courses throughout the college curriculum. P—POI.
CRN 90831, TBA, Y. Takata-Rallings

 
EAST ASIAN STUDIES ELECTIVES GROUP ONE HUMANITIES (HMN)

219. Introduction to Japanese Literature. (3h) Major works of poetry, drama, and fiction from the classical and modern periods. Also listed as HMN 219. (CD, D)
CRN 91457, TR, 3:30-4:45, CARS ARR, STAFF

221. Introduction to Chinese Literature. (3h) Readings and discussions in fiction, drama, and poetry from the traditional and/or modern periods. Also listed as HMN 221. (CD, D)
CRN 88010, M-W-F, 12:00-12:50, CARS 014, Instructor: Y. Shi

223. Traditional Chinese Narrative. (3h) Surveys the history of the traditional Chinese narrative across a variety of genres and forms such as the classical anecdote, folktale, vernacular story, drama, and novel. Also listed as EAL 222. (CD, D)
CRN 90366, TR, 2:00-3:15, CARS 016, Instructor: A. Rodekohr

252. Introduction to Chinese Film. (3h) Introduces film from Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan from its inception at the turn of the 20th century to the present. Explores Chinese film as an art form, an instrument of political propaganda, and a medium of popular entertainment. Also listed as EAL 252.
CRN 90371, TR, 3:30-4:45, CARS 014, Instructor: A. Rodekohr

 
EAST ASIAN STUDIES ELECTIVES GROUP TWO: ART, PHILOSOPHY & RELIGION

REL 363. The Religions of Japan. (3h) Study of the central religious traditions of Japan from pre-history to the present, including Shinto, Buddhism, Zen Buddhism, Christianity, and Confucianism. (CD)
CRN 91213, TR, 2:00-3:15, WING 210, J. Ford

REL 382. Religion and Culture in China. (3h) Thematic study of Chinese religious culture focusing on history, ritual, scripture, and popular practice. Additional topics include cosmology, ancestor veneration, shamanism, divination, and the role of women. (CD)
CRN 91307, MW, 12:30-1:45, WING 306, STAFF

 
EAST ASIAN STUDIES ELECTIVES GROUP THREE: SOCIAL SCIENCES

No course offerings

 
EAST ASIAN STUDIES ELECTIVES GROUP FOUR: HISTORY

244. Pre-Modern China to 1850. (3h) Study of traditional China to 1850, with an emphasis on the evolution of political, legal, and social institutions and the development of Chinese religion, learning, and the arts. (CD) 
CRN 91119, TR, 12:30-1:45, TRIB A103, Q. Zhang

348. Samurai and Geisha: Fact, Film, and Fiction. (3h) Focuses on two well-known groups in Japanese history, the samurai (warriors) and geisha (entertainers). By analyzing historical studies and primary sources, as well as works of fiction and films about samurai and geisha, the course considers how Japanese and Western historians, novelists, and filmmakers have portrayed the two groups and by implication Japan and its history in the modern period. (CD) 
CRN 91128, WF, 2:00-3:15, TRIB A103, R. Hellyer