Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Course Outlines

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Fall 2017

American Sign Language (ASL)
ASL 111 A1 & A4- Beginners' American Sign Language I
ASL 111 A2 & A3- Beginners' American Sign Language I
ASL 211 A2- Intermediate American Sign Language I  

 
Arabic (ARAB)
ARAB 111 X1- Beginners' Arabic I
ARAB 113 X01- Beginners' Arabic I for Heritage Learners 
ARAB 211 A1- Intermediate Arabic I 
 
Comparative Literature (C LIT)
C LIT 101 A1- World Literature I
C LIT 101 A2- World Literature I
C LIT 220 A1- Mythology and Literature
C LIT 228 A1- Literature, Popular Culture, and the Visual Arts 
C LIT 242 X01- Science Fiction
C LIT 243 A1- Fairy Tales and Folk Tales 
C LIT 352 A1- Literature and the Other Arts
C LIT 426 A1- Orientalisms and Occidentalisms
C LIT 497 A1- World Literature & Environment

 

French (FREN)
FREN 111 A1 - A5 - Beginners' French I
FREN 111 X01- Beginners' French I
FREN 111 X02- Beginners' French I
FREN 112 A1 - Beginners' French II
FREN 112 X01- Beginners' French II
FREN 211 A1 - A5 - Intermediate French I
FREN 211 X01- Intermediate French I
FREN 212 A1- Intermediate French II
FREN 254 A1- Introduction to Translation Theory and Practice: French-English-French 
FREN 297 A1- Advanced French I 
FREN 297 A2- Advanced French I 
FREN 297 A3- Advanced French I 
FREN 298 A1- Advanced French II
FREN 301 A1- Introduction to French Literary Studies
FREN 310 A2- Composition, Style and Expression
FREN 314 A1- Beauty/Aesthetics
FREN 354 A1- Translation: French into English
FREN 462 A1- Topics in Medieval and Early Modern Literature 
FREN 464 X01- Superheroes and Superheroines

German (GERM)
GERM 111 A1-A6- Beginners' German I
GERM 211 A1-A3 Intermediate German I
GERM 303 A1- Advanced German I 
GERM 316 A1- Introduction to German Applied Linguistics 
GERM 342 A1- Introduction to Translation: German and English
GERM 343 A1- Postwar Cultures
GERM 399 A1- Identity on Social Media

Interdisciplinary Courses (INT D)
INT D 439 A2 - Ukrainian Dance

Italian (ITAL)
ITAL 111 A1-A3, X01- Beginners' Italian I
ITAL 211 A2- Second-Year Italian I 

Latin American Studies (LA ST)
LA ST 205 A1- Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean 
LA ST 311 A1- Latin America and the Cultures of Popular Music 


 

Modern Languages ad Cultural Studies (MLCS)
MLCS 199 A1- Superheroes in Comics & Beyond
MLCS 204 A1- Forms of Folklore
MLCS 210 A1- Language(s) of Culture
MLCS 299 A1- Folklore and Film
MLCS 299 A2- Euromaidan: Origins & Aftermath
MLCS 299 A3- Grafitti
MLCS 300 A1 - Introduction to Translation 
MLCS 399 A1- Revolting Bodies
MLCS 499 A1 - Advanced Folklore Research
MLCS 599 A1 - Theorizing Ethnic Heritage
MLCS 622 A1- Applied Linguistics: Research Methods
MLCS 630 X01- The Disciplines of Literature 
MLCS 640 A1- Media and Cultural Studies Methodologies 
MLCS 650 X01 - Teaching Strategies for Postsecondary Language Instructors 
MLCS 651 X01- Critical Theory I 
MLCS 797 A1- Academic and Professional Writing
MLCS 798 A1- Comprehensives Colloquium 

 
Norwegian (NORW)
NORW 111 A1- Beginners' Norwegian I 
NORW 211 A1- Second-Year Norwegian I

Polish (POLSH)
POLSH 111 A1- Beginners' Polish I
POLSH 211 A1- Second-Year Polish I 

Russian (RUSS)
RUSS 111 A1- Beginners' Russian I 
RUSS 211 A1- Second-Year Russian I 

 
Slavics and East European Studies (SLAV)
SLAV 299 A2- Witchcraft in Slavic Cultures

Spanish (SPAN)
SPAN 111 A01-A07, A09, X01 - Beginners' Spanish I 
SPAN 111 X02 - Beginners' Spanish I 
SPAN 112 X01- Beginners' Spanish II 
SPAN 211 A1,A2 - Intermediate Spanish I 
SPAN 211 X01- Intermediate Spanish I 
SPAN 300 A1- Advanced Spanish 
SPAN 306 A1- Spanish for Heritage Speakers
SPAN 320 A1- Introduction to Literary Analysis
SPAN 326 A1- Hispanic Children's Literature
SPAN 333 A1- Reading Popular Culture
SPAN 405 A1- Exercises in Translation: Spanish into English 
SPAN 460 A1- Self Portraits in Writing 
SPAN 499 A1-  Constructing the Nation

 
Swedish (SWED)
SWED 111 A1- Beginners' Swedish I
SWED 211 A2- Second-Year Swedish I 

Ukrainian (UKR)
UKR 111 A1- Beginners' Ukrainian I
UKR 211 A1- The Ukrainian-speaking World I