Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Description of current courses, Modern Languages and Cultural Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Alberta, Edmonton

Course Outlines

clit 440
LA ST 499 winter 2020
mlcs 299 winter 2020
fren blended learning updated

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American Sign Language (ASL)
ASL 111 B1 - Beginners' American Sign Language I
ASL 111 B2 - Beginners' American Sign Language I
ASL 112 B1 - Beginners' American Sign Language II
ASL 112 B2 - Beginners' American Sign Language II
ASL 112 B3-B4 - Beginners' American Sign Language II
ASL 212 B2- Intermediate American Sign Language II

Arabic (ARAB)
ARAB 112 X50 - Beginners' Arabic II
ARAB 114 X50 - Beginners' Arabic II for Heritage Learners
ARAB 212 B1 - Intermediate Arabic II
ARAB 399 B1 – Introduction to Arab Culture

Comparative Literature (C LIT)
C LIT 102 B1 -  World Literature II
C LIT 228 B1 – Literature, Popular Culture and the Visual Arts
C LIT 243 B1 – Fairy Tales and Folk Tales
C LIT 352 B1 – Literature and the Other Arts
C LIT 426 B1 – Orientalisms and Occidentalisms
C LIT 440 B1 – Comparative Studies in Popular Culture
C LIT 502 B1 – Studies in World Literature II

French Language and Literature (FREN)
FREN 111 B1, X50, X51 - Beginners' French I
FREN 112 B1-B3, X50, X51 - Beginners' French II
FREN 211 B1 - Intermediate French I
FREN 212 B1-B4, X50 - Intermediate French II
FREN 254 B1 - Introduction to Translation Theory and Practice: French-English-French
FREN 297 B1, B2 - Advanced French I
FREN 298 B1, B2 - Advanced French II
FREN 301 B2 - Introduction to French Literary Studies
FREN 315 B1 – Cultural Representations of Food
FREN 318 B1 – Socio-Cultural Aspects of Contemporary Francophone Societies
FREN 372 B1 – French Phonetics
FREN 445 B1 – Contemporary Cinema in French
FREN 454 B1 - Translation: English into French
FREN 479 B1 – Contemporary Autobiography
FREN 554 B1 - Translation: English into French

German (GERM)
GERM 112 B1, B3-B5 - Beginners' German II
GERM 212 B1, B2 - Intermediate German II
GERM 304 B1 – Advanced German II
GERM 306 B1 – German/English Phonetics and Phonology
GERM 342 B1 – Introduction to Translation: German and English
GERM 416 B1 – Second Language Acquisition: German

Italian (ITAL)
ITAL 112 B1, B2 - Beginners' Italian II
ITAL 205 B1 – From Naples with Love
ITAL 212 B2 – Second-Year Italian II

Irish
MLCS 199 B1 – Irish Language II
MLCS 199 B2 – Irish Culture

Latin American Studies (LA ST)
LA ST 210 B1 – South America
LA ST 499 Latin American Feminisms

Modern Languages and Cultural Studies (MLCS)
MLCS 199 B3 – Superheroes
MLCS 205 B1 – History of Folklore Studies
MLCS 210 B1 - Language(s) of Culture
MLCS 299 B1 – Language Conflicts & Identity
MLCS 299 B2 – Fictional Languages in Sci Fi
MLCS 400 B1 – The History of Translation

Norwegian (NORW)
NORW 112 B1 - Beginners' Norwegian II
NORW 212 B1 - Second-Year Norwegian II

Polish (POLSH)
POLSH 212 B1 – Second-Year Polish II

Russian (RUSS)
RUSS 112 B1 - Beginners' Russian II
RUSS 212 B1 - Second-Year Russian I
RUSS 303 B1 – Russian in Context I
    
Scandinavian (SCAND)
SCAND 342 B1 – Vikings and Sagas
SCAND 356 B1 – Women in Scandinavian Literature and Popular Culture

Slavics and East European Studies (SLAV)
SLAV 299 B1 – Language, Conflicts & Identity
SLAV 499 B1 – Slavic Lang/Cult Online & Comm

Spanish (SPAN)
SPAN 111 X50 - Beginners' Spanish I
SPAN 112 B01 - B03, B5-B7, X50 - Beginners' Spanish II
SPAN 212 B1, B2, X50 - Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 300 B1 - Advanced Spanish
SPAN 333 B1 – Reading Popular Culture
SPAN 373 B1 – Spanish as a World Language
SPAN 399 B1 – Photography in Latin America
SPAN 406 B1 - Exercises in Translation: English into Spanish
SPAN 407 B2 – Advanced Grammar and Composition
SPAN 441 B1 – Reading Colonial Culture

Swedish (SWED)

SWED 112 B1 - Beginners' Swedish II
SWED 212 B1- Second-Year Swedish II
 
Ukrainian (UKR)
UKR 112 B1 - Beginners' Ukrainian II
UKR 212 B1 - The Ukrainian-speaking World II
UKR 306 B1 - Business Ukrainian