ADVANCED THAI: Language and Culture

THAI 101A
180 Barrows
M 2-4P & F 3-4P
3
85906
CHOWCHUVECH, S

Prerequisites: Thai 100B or equivalent.

In this third-year course, students will learn to read and listen to authentic materials from a variety of contemporary sources including print, web, and broadcast media, and short stories. Students will explore the Thai cultural psyche in order to gain a deeper understanding of cultural values and constructs, their historical development, and the dialectical forces of the old and the new. Students will be required to engage in critical analysis and debate.

 

Fall 2012