• Offered by School of Culture History and Language
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Course subject Mongolian Language
  • Academic career Undergraduate
  • Course convener
    • Prof Li Narangoa
  • Mode of delivery Online or In Person
  • Co-taught Course MNGL6002
  • Offered in Summer Session 2017
    First Semester 2017
    See Future Offerings

This course will introduce students to the Mongolian language. Students will start learning Modern Mongolian and use of the Cyrillic script, as well as basic Mongolian pronunciation and grammar. Through learning the language students will also be introduced to Mongolian cultures and traditions. By the end of the course students will be able to use main cases and verb tenses in conversation and writing. 

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
1. Communicate in basic Mongolian
2. Read and understand short texts
3. Compose short written texts in script
4. Describe aspects of the world in Mongolian

Other Information

In summer session, classes will run from 9am to 12pm in the Baldessin Precinct Building Proudfoot Room (E4.44), Monday to Friday. Class starts on Monday 23 January and the last day of class is Friday 10 February. There will be no class on Thursday 26 January due to the Australia Day public holiday.

Indicative Assessment

Mid-term test - 25%
Oral test - 10%
On-going tests and quizzes at completion of every lesson - 20%
Writing project - 10%
Final examination - 35%

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Workload

Ten hours per week total, including 1 hour face-to-face online tutorial, 3 hours of online modules and 6 hours of independent study.

Requisite and Incompatibility

Incompatible with MNGL6002

Indicative Reading List

Survival Mongolian by Legdengiin Tserenchunt and Sharon Luethy with a cassette.
Mongolian Grammar by Rita Kullmann and D. Tserenpil, 2001
English-Mongolian and Mongolian English mini-dictionary by Pureviin Uvsh and Legdengiin Tserenchunt, 2004

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
Band 1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $2856
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $4080
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

Summer Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
1519 23 Jan 2017 24 Jan 2017 27 Jan 2017 10 Feb 2017 In Person

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
4502 20 Feb 2017 27 Feb 2017 31 Mar 2017 26 May 2017 Online

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