- Code HIND1009
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Hindi
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
(a) development of conversational skills in Hindi and Urdu;
(b) instruction in reading and writing the Devanagari script as used for Hindi;
(c) explanation of the grammar of Hindi and Urdu;
(d) reading of graded texts in the Hindi script
(e) original compositions in the Hindi script.
As Hindi and Urdu are identical in grammar and basic vocabulary, Hindi 1A in-country provides foundational skills for those interested in learning Urdu.
Course conducted subject to enrolments and availability of in-country convenor
Continuous testing 40%, written assignments 50% and class participation 10%.
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Contact Hours: Hindi 1B: in-country is an intensive course with conversational focus taught in India three hours per day, five days a week for four weeks in June and July and again in November and December.
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the School of Culture History and Language to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
Prescribed Text: Barz, R.K. and Yadav, Y.K., An Introduction to Hindi and Urdu, Munshiram Manoharlal, New Delhi, 2000
Barz, R.K. and Yadav, Y.K., Hindi Exercise Manual with CD set, South Asia Centre, Canberra, 1994
Bulcke, C., An English-Hindi Dictionary, S. Chand, New Delhi, 1997
McGregor, R.S., The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary,OxfordUniversity Press, Delhi, 1993
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