- Code BURM1003
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Burmese
- Areas of interest Asian Languages, Asian Studies
This course will build on the skills learned in Burmese 1.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
1. Have a good knowledge of grammar of spoken Burmese and basic vocabulary.
2. Keep up a conversation for a short time on daily life topics such as st shops, schools and hospitals.
3. Read longer passages in Burmese written in the colloquial style.
4. Write longer passages in the colloquial Burmese style on daily topics.
Indicative Assessment1. In class participation - 10%
2. Quizzes - 5%
3.Mid term written test - 15%
4. Mid term oral test - 15%
5. Final oral test - 30%
6. Final written test - 25%
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WorkloadContact hours for this course are 4 hours per week. Students are expected to spend 7-8 hours per week on independent study. The total workload for the course is 130 hours including class time and independent study.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Prescribed Texts'Burmese: An Introduction to the Spoken Language Book 2' & 'Burmese: An Introduction to the Script' (both John Okell) (both Northern Illinois University Press, 2010)
Other course materials will be provided on the class Wattle website.
Preliminary Reading'Burmese by Ear' by John Okell or 'Burmese: An Introduction to the Spoken Language Book 1' by John Okell
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- 6 units
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|Class start date
|Last day to enrol
|Class end date
|Mode Of Delivery
|24 Jul 2017
|31 Jul 2017
|31 Aug 2017
|27 Oct 2017