|HIN 1001||Elementary Hindi I|
This is the first part of a four-year Hindi course designed to develop listening, speaking, writing, and reading skills while building a background in basic grammar for the purpose of functional command of Hindi that will allow students to use the language for communication, for understanding other cultures as well as the studentâs own (cultures), as a tool for instruction in other areas of knowledge (connections), for comparing and contrasting languages and cultures (comparisons), and for extending learning experiences from the classroom to the home and to multilingual and multicultural communities locally and in a global society (communities).
|HIN 1002||Elementary Hindi II|
|Prerequisites||Satisfactory completion of Elementary Hindi 1001 with a grade of C or higher or placement in 1002 by instructor approval|
Development of basic skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing; acquisition of grammatical structures. Students are introduced to various aspects of Indian culture. This is the second semester of a four-year course for the functional command of Hindi for communication, for understanding culture(s), as a tool for critical thinking, and for applications in multilingual and multicultural communities locally and globally.