- Code HIND6100
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Hindi
- Areas of interest Asian Languages
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Peter Friedlander
- Mode of delivery Online or In Person
First Semester 2014
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In this introductory course students begin to develop basic listening and reading comprehension, as well as oral and written Hindi communication skills. The course provides an introduction to the writing system of Hindi and basic Hindi grammar and training in language learning strategies. Students are introduced to life and cultures of the Hindi-speaking societies and principles of intercultural communication.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will:
1. have a good basic knowledge of the sound system and script of the Hindi language.
2. be able to produce and comprehend various types of simple sentences/ expressions.
3. be able to communicate in Hindi in situations involving every day life and limited topics.
4. have obtained some basic knowledge about Indian cultures and peoples.
5. have developed good self-study skills for Hindi language learning.
6. demonstrate generic skills, eg, critical thinking, written and oral communication, teamwork.
Three outside-class written assignments (each 600 word equivalent) – 1800 words - 45%
Ten weekly quizzes, (40 words each) - 400 words - 10%
One 1-hour in-class mid-semester test - 15%
One 10 minute final oral presentation - 15%
One 1-hour in-class final-semester test - 15%
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Five contact hours per week
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3604||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014||In Person||N/A|