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Fall 2021 Middle East UN1614 section 001
URDU FOR HERITAGE SPEAKERS I
URDU FOR HERITAGE SPEAKERS

Call Number 10779
Day & Time
Location
MTWR 2:40pm-3:45pm
114 Knox Hall
Points 5
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required Instructor
Instructor Aftab Ahmad
Type LANGUAGE
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description Prerequisites: a knowledge of basic vocabulary and limited speaking and listening skills in Urdu. This is an accelerated course for students of South Asian origin who already possess a knowledge of basic vocabulary and limited speaking and listening skills in Urdu. They are not expected to know how to read and write in Urdu but are able to converse on familiar topics such as self, family, likes, dislikes and immediate surroundings. This course will focus on developing knowledge of the basic grammar of Urdu and vocabulary enrichment by exposing students to a variety of cultural and social topics related to aspects of daily life; and formal and informal registers. Students will be able to read and discuss simple Urdu texts and write about a variety of everyday topics by the end of the semester. No P/D/F or R credit is allowed for this class.
Web Site Vergil
Department Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies
Enrollment 14 students (15 max) as of 9:00PM Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Subject Middle East
Number UN1614
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Fee $10 Hindi Materials Fe
Fee $15 Language Resource
Section key 20213MDES1614W001

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