STD IN S,SEASN LANG - Intermediate Telugu

WF 10-12:00P

Prerequisite: Completion of Elementary Telugu or consent of instructor.

This course is designed to expand the systematic grammar, vocabulary, proficiency in reading, writing and speaking Telugu language. This course gives more cultural, historical and sociological exposure from the study materials like simple poems, selected short stories and news paper, magazine readings. By the end of the course students will be able to read, write, and comprehend the text adequately. And also will be able to gain fair knowledge of Telugu culture and history. This course will provide a solid base for those who are planning to continue advanced studies in Telugu literature, linguistics and culture.

This is not a lecture type course, but interaction type course. Topics are presented by the instructor and exercises are given daily, and there will be final exam. Students are encouraged to read texts regularly, and are expected to actively participate in the learning process.

Fall 2012