- Code URDU6300
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Urdu
- Areas of interest Asian Languages, Cultural Studies
- Academic career PGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
Syllabus: Syllabus: (a) Instruction in reading and writing the Urdu script;
(b) development of advanced conversational skills in Urdu;
(c) advanced discussion of Urdu grammatical usage and literary style;
(d) comprehension of lectures given in Urdu;
(c) reading of Urdu prose.
Urdu 2A is conducted in Urdu. The course would also be of interest to Hindi students.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:On satisfying the requirement for this course, students will have the knowledge and skills necessary to speak, read and write the language at the level appropriate for the course.
Proposed Assessment: Semester based testing 40%, written assignments 50% and class participation 10%.
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WorkloadFour hours per week
Requisite and Incompatibility
Prescribed Text: Prescribed Text: Barz, R.K. and Yadav, Y.K., An Introduction to Hindi and Urdu, Munshiram Manoharlal, New Delhi, 2000
Recommended Text: Platts, J.T., A Dictionary of Urdu, Classical Hindi, and English, Oxford University Press, 1968
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