Courses in Language

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ARAB 1311 Beginning Arabic I (3 semester hours) This course will integrate acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) with study of Arab culture and civilization. (3-0) Y

ARAB 1312 Beginning Arabic II (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Beginning Arabic I. It will integrate acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) with study of Arab culture and civilization. (3-0) Y

ARAB 2311 Intermediate Arabic I (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Beginning Arabic. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course emphasizes conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, composition, and culture. (3-0) Y

ARAB 2312 Intermediate Arabic II (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Intermediate Arabic I. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course focuses on conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, and composition. A major course component will be an emphasis on Arabic culture. (3-0) Y

CHIN 1311 Beginning Chinese I (3 semester hours) This course will integrate acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) with study of Chinese culture and civilization. (3-0) Y

CHIN 1312 Beginning Chinese II (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Beginning Chinese I. It will integrate acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) with study of Chinese culture and civilization. (3-0) Y

CHIN 2311 Intermediate Chinese I (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Beginning Chinese. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course emphasizes conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, composition, and culture. (3-0) Y

CHIN 2312 Intermediate Chinese II (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Intermediate Chinese I. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course focuses on conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, and composition. A major course component will be an emphasis on Chinese culture. (3-0) Y

CHIN 3365 Advanced Chinese I (3 semester hours) This course is designed to help students to build continuous vocabulary, increase the understanding of Chinese culture, and augment speaking fluency. The course will cover reading comprehension, the discussion of literature, and conversation in business and professional contexts. Prerequisite: CHIN 2312 or permission of instructor. (3-0) S

FREN 1311 Beginning French I (3 semester hours) This course will integrate acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) with study of French culture and civilization. (3-0) Y

FREN 1312 Beginning French II (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Beginning French I. It will integrate acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) with study of French culture and civilization. (3-0) Y

FREN 2311 Intermediate French I (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Beginning French. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course emphasizes conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, composition, and culture. (3-0) Y

FREN 2312 Intermediate French II (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Intermediate French I. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course focuses on conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, and composition. A major course component will be an emphasis on French culture. (3-0) Y

GERM 1311 Beginning German I (3 semester hours) This course will integrate acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) with study of German culture and civilization. (3-0) Y

GERM 1312 Beginning German II (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Beginning German I. It will integrate acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) with study of German culture and civilization. (3-0) Y

GERM 2311 Intermediate German I (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Beginning German. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course emphasizes conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, composition, and culture. (3-0) Y

GERM 2312 Intermediate German II (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Intermediate German I. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course focuses on conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, and composition. A major course component will be an emphasis on German culture. (3-0) Y

JAPN 1311 Beginning Japanese I (3 semester hours) This course will integrate acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) with study of Japanese culture and civilization. (3-0) Y

JAPN 1312 Beginning Japanese II (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of beginning Japanese I. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course emphasizes conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, composition, and culture. Prerequisite: JAPN 1311 or consent of instructor. (3-0) Y

JAPN 2311 Intermediate Japanese I (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of beginning Japanese. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course emphasizes conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, composition, and culture. Prerequisite: JAPN 1312 or consent of instructor. (3-0) Y

JAPN 2312 Intermediate Japanese II (3 semester hours). This course is a continuation of Intermediate Japanese II. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course focuses on conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, and composition. A major course component will be an emphasis on Japanese culture. Prerequisite: JAPN 2311 or consent of instructor. (3-0) Y

LANG 1311 Beginning Language Instruction I (3 semester hours) This course offers beginning instruction in foreign languages not taught on a regular basis. It integrates acquisition of language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) with study of culture and civilization. Languages will vary but may include Italian, Hindi, or Russian. May be repeated for credit as language varies (6 hours maximum). (3-0) R

LANG 1312 Beginning Language Instruction II (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of LANG 1311 Beginning Language Instruction I. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course emphasizes conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, composition, and culture. Languages will vary but may include Italian, Hindi, or Russian. May be repeated for credit as language varies (6 hours maximum). (3-0) R

LANG 2311 Intermediate Language Instruction I (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of beginning instruction in foreign languages not taught on a regular basis. The course integrates acquisition of language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) with study of culture and civilization. Languages will vary but may include Italian, Hindi, or Russian. May be repeated for credit as language varies (6 hours maximum). (3-0) R

LANG 2312 Intermediate Language Instruction II (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of LANG 2311 Intermediate Language Instruction I. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course emphasizes conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, and composition. A major course component will be an emphasis on culture. Languages will vary but may include Italian, Hindi, or Russian. May be repeated for credit as language varies (6 hours maximum). (3-0) R

LANG 2342 Topics in Language (3 semester hours) Subject matter will vary from semester to semester. May be repeated for credit as topics vary (6 hours maximum). (3-0) R

LANG 3342 Advanced Language Instruction (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of instruction in foreign languages not taught on a regular basis. Languages will vary. May be repeated for credit as topics vary (6 hours maximum). (3-0) R

LANG 3348 Topics in Language (3 semester hours) Subject matter will vary from semester to semester. May be repeated for credit as topics vary (6 hours maximum). (3-0) R

LANG 4348 Advanced Topics in Language (3 semester hours) Subject matter will vary from semester to semester. May be repeated for credit as topics vary (6 hours maximum). (3-0) R

SPAN 1311 Beginning Spanish I (3 semester hours) This course will integrate acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) with the study of Spanish culture and civilization. (3-0) Y

SPAN 1312 Beginning Spanish II(3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Beginning Spanish I. It will integrate acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) with study of Spanish culture and civilization. Prerequisite: SPAN 1311 or permission of instructor. (3-0) Y

SPAN 2311 Intermediate Spanish I (3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Beginning Spanish II. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course emphasizes conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, composition, and culture. Prerequisite: SPAN 1312 or permission of instructor. (3-0) Y

SPAN 2312 Intermediate Spanish II(3 semester hours) This course is a continuation of Intermediate Spanish I. It will include review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. The course focuses on conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, and composition. A major course component will be an emphasis on Spanish culture. Prerequisite: SPAN 2311 or permission of instructor. (3-0) Y

SPAN 3363 Spanish Composition and Style (3 semester hours) Designed to offer students the opportunity to perfect linguistic skills and to comprehend selected works of Peninsular and Spanish-American writers. Prerequisite: SPAN 2312 or the equivalent, or permission of the instructor. (3-0) R

SPAN 3365 Advanced Spanish (3 semester hours) The course is designed to help students build continuous vocabulary, increase the understanding of the Hispanic culture, and augment speaking fluency. The course will cover reading comprehension, discussion of literature, composition, and conversation Prerequisite: SPAN 2312 or equivalent or permission of instructor. (3-0) Y

SPAN 3341 Medical Spanish (3 semester hours) This course is designed to introduce students to the utilization of the Spanish language in the Health Care arena. A combination of written and oral exercises will be employed in a workshop atmosphere. Prerequisite: Introductory Spanish or the equivalent. (4-0) Y

SPAN 4364 Advanced Spanish Culture (3 semester hours) This course will provide students with a basic knowledge of and appreciation for the Spanish language, culture and civilization as found in Spain, Latin America, and the Hispanic communities in the U.S.A. The traditional elements and new trends of the culture as revealed in the arts, music, film and literature will be covered. Classes will be conducted in Spanish with occasional use of English for clarification of difficult concepts only. Prerequisite: SPAN 3364 or equivalent or permission of instructor. (3-0) R