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Courses with the FOR_LANG Subject

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Foreign Languages And Cultures (FOR_LANG)

Summer 2017 Fall 2017 Spring 2018 


100 Studies in Foreign Languages I V 1-4 May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 8 hours. Languages, topics, or foreign language skills/learning opportunities not covered by other 100-level courses. Typically offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. Cooperative: Open to UI degree-seeking students.

101 [DIVR] Introduction to the World of Languages 3 Taught in English. Explore the nature, history, evolution, acquisition, and use of language with examples from major foreign language groups. Typically offered Fall, Spring, and Summer.

102 [HUM] Humanities in the Ancient World 3 Integrated humanities: literature, philosophy, history, and art of the ancient world. (Crosslisted course offered as HUMANITY 101, FOR LANG 102). Typically offered Fall, Spring, and Summer.

110 [DIVR] Introduction to Global Film 3 Taught in English. An introduction to the study of global film, situating stories and cinematic features within cultural contexts. Typically offered Fall and Summer.

110 (Effective through Fall 2017) Introduction to Foreign Film 3 Taught in English. An introduction to the study of international film; stories, cultures, and cinematic features. Typically offered Fall and Summer.

120 [DIVR] Introduction to Foreign Cultures 3 An introduction to inter-/intra-cultural communication of foreign cultures, plus customs, art, music, religion, fashion, food, et al. Taught in English. Typically offered Fall, Spring, and Summer.

130 [HUM] Global Literature in Translation 3 Taught in English. An introduction to the study of international literature; stories, cultures, and literary devices. (Crosslisted course offered as FOR LANG 130, HUMANITY 130).

180 Special Topics: Study Abroad V 1-6 May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 6 hours. May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 6 credits. Typically offered Spring. S, F grading.

200 Studies in Foreign Languages II V 1-4 May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 8 hours. Languages, topics, or foreign language skills/learning opportunities not covered by other 200-level courses. Typically offered Fall and Spring. Cooperative: Open to UI degree-seeking students.

210 Foreign Film and Lecture Series 1 1 (0-3) An introduction to foreign films through universal themes and their varied cinematic portrayal. Typically offered Spring. S, F grading.

220 [DIVR] Global Issues, Regional Realities 3 Introduction to the themes and concepts involved in global studies. Taught in English. (Crosslisted course offered as FOR LANG 220, ASIA 220).

221 Pre-Study/Internship Abroad Orientation 1 Taught in English. Orientation and practical information for students preparing to study or intern abroad. S, F grading.

280 Special Topics: Study Abroad V 1-6 May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 6 hours. Typically offered Spring. S, F grading.

300 Studies in Foreign Languages V 1-4 May be repeated for credit. Languages not currently a part of the curriculum may be offered on demand. Not open to native speakers except with permission. Typically offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. Cooperative: Open to UI degree-seeking students.

302 [HUM] [M] Humanities in the Middle Ages and Renaissance 3 Integrated humanities; exploring great works and themes of the European Middle Ages and Renaissance, including art, architecture, music, philosophy, and literature. (Crosslisted course offered as HUMANITY 302, FOR LANG 302). Typically offered Fall and Spring.

303 [M] Reason, Romanticism, and Revolution 3 Integrated humanities; literature, philosophy, music, art, 1700 to World War I; revolutionary changes which led to the 20th century. (Crosslisted course offered as HUMANITY 303, FOR LANG 303). Typically offered Fall.

304 [HUM] Humanities in the Modern World 3 Literature, philosophy, art, architecture, film, music since World War I; major works reflecting influential movements and concerns of the modern world. (Crosslisted course offered as HUMANITY 304, FOR LANG 304). Typically offered Spring.

350 [DIVR] Speech, Thought, and Culture 3 The role of language in social situations and as a reflection of cultural differences. (Crosslisted course offered as ANTH 350, FOR LANG 350). Typically offered Fall and Spring.

380 Special Topics: Study Abroad V 1-6 May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 6 hours. S, F grading.

400 Special Topics 3 May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 6 hours. Course Prerequisite: GENED 110 or 111. Interdisciplinary study of foreign languages, literature, or culture. Typically offered Fall and Spring.

410 [CAPS] Advanced Topics in Global Cinema 3 May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 6 hours. Course Prerequisite: One [HUM]; one [ARTS]; junior standing. Taught in English. Analysis of cinematography and culture in film to reveal how societies respond to contemporary issues in a global context. Typically offered Fall, Spring, and Summer.

440 Methods of Teaching Foreign Languages 3 Course Prerequisite: 204-level foreign language course. Survey of current methodology with emphasis on practical application in the classroom. Credit not granted for both FOR LANG 440 and FOR LANG 540. Offered at 400 and 500 level. Typically offered Spring.

441 Research and Methods of Technology Enhanced Foreign Language Learning 3 Taught in English. The use of technology in the foreign language classroom; hands-on experience with equipment and multi-media materials. Credit not granted for both FOR LANG 441 and 541. Offered at 400 and 500 level. Typically offered Fall.

450 Ethnolinguistics 3 Anthropological theory and methods applied to the study of cognitive linguistics, or the interrelation of language, mind, and culture. (Crosslisted course offered as ANTH 450, FOR LANG 450). Credit not granted for more than one of ANTH 450 and ANTH 550. Offered at 400 and 500 level. Typically offered Spring. Cooperative: Open to UI degree-seeking students.

450 (Effective through Summer 2017) Descriptive Linguistics 3 Introduction to analysis and description of natural languages; phonological, syntactic, and semantic analysis of data from a variety of languages. (Crosslisted course offered as ANTH 450, FOR LANG 450). Offered at 400 and 500 level. Typically offered Spring. Cooperative: Open to UI degree-seeking students.

480 Special Topics: Study Abroad V 1-6 May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 6 hours. S, F grading.

495 Cooperative Education Internship V 1-6 May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 6 hours. Cooperative education internship with academic, business, industry or government units. Typically offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. S, F grading.

499 Special Problems V 1-4 May be repeated for credit. Independent study conducted under the jurisdiction of an approving faculty member; may include independent research studies in technical or specialized problems; selection and analysis of specified readings; development of a creative project; or field experiences. Typically offered Fall and Spring. S, F grading.

540 Methods of Teaching Foreign Languages 3 Survey of current methodology with emphasis on practical application in the classroom. Credit not granted for both FOR LANG 440 and FOR LANG 540. Offered at 400 and 500 level. Typically offered Spring.

541 Research and Methods of Technology Enhanced Foreign Language Learning 3 Taught in English. The use of technology in the foreign language classroom; hands-on experience with equipment and multi-media materials. Credit not granted for both FOR LANG 441 and 541. Offered at 400 and 500 level. Typically offered Fall.

560 Seminar in Scholarly Methodology 2 Bibliography and formal aspects of scholarly writing; general introduction to literary criticism. Typically offered Fall.

600 Special Projects or Independent Study V 1-18 May be repeated for credit. Independent study, special projects, and/or internships. Students must have graduate degree-seeking status and should check with their major advisor before enrolling in 600 credit, which cannot be used toward the core graded credits required for a graduate degree. Typically offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. S, F grading.

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