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2013 - 2014 Undergraduate Catalog

Course Descriptions

Hmong:

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  • Prerequisites
  • General Education
  • Writing Emphasis
  • Travel Course
  • Repeatable
  • Additional Fees
Credits4
Lecture
Fall
HMONG-101

Introduction to the Hmong Language I

Development of basic ability in understanding, reading, speaking and writing in Hmong.

    Credits4
    Lecture
    Spring
    HMONG-102

    Introduction to Hmong Language II

    Development of basic ability in understanding, reading, speaking and writing in Hmong.

    Prerequisites
    P: Hmong 101
      Credits3
      Lecture
      Fall
      HMONG-200

      Introduction to Hmong Culture

      Introduction to Hmong culture, including history, traditions, and religion. The course is structured around presentations by individuals from the Hmong community, field experiences in the local community, and presentations of student papers.

      Prerequisites
      P: None REC: Soc 100 or Anthro 100 or Ur Re St 100
      • Gen Ed: Ethnic Studies
      Credits3
      Field EXP
      Spring
      Fall
      HMONG-250

      Hmong Community Research

      • Pre-Requisites
      • General Education
      • Repeatable

      Individual and group research projects focusing on the Hmong community. Review of early research in Hmong Studies, development of research skills in qualitative and quantitative methods, writing and presentation of research results.

      Prerequisites
      P: None REC: Soc 100 or Anthro 100 or Hmong 100 or Ur Re St 100
      • Gen Ed: Ethnic Studies
      • Course is repeatable to 12 credits.
      Credits1-4
      IND Study
      Spring
      Fall
      HMONG-298

      Independent Study

      Independent study is offered on an individual basis at the student's request and consists of a program of learning activities planned in consultation with a faculty member. A student wishing to study or conduct research in an area not represented in available scheduled courses should develop a preliminary proposal and seek the sponsorship of a faculty member. The student's advisor can direct him or her to instructors with appropriate interests. A written report or equivalent is required for evaluation, and a short title describing the program must be sent early in the semester to the registrar for entry on the student's transcript.

      Prerequisites
      P: None REC: Sociol 100 or Anthro 100 or Hmong 200 or Ur Re St 100.
      • Course is repeatable to 8 credits.
      Credits1-12
      Field EXP
      HMONG-497

      Internship

      Supervised practical experience in an organization or activity appropriate to a student's career and educational interests. Internships are supervised by faculty members and require periodic student/faculty meetings.

      • Course is repeatable for credit.
      Credits1-4
      IND Study
      HMONG-498

      Independent Study

      Independent study is offered on an individual basis at the student's request and consists of a program of learning activities planned in consultation with a faculty member. A student wishing to study or conduct research in an area not represented in available scheduled courses should develop a preliminary proposal and seek the sponsorship of a faculty member. The student's advisor can direct him or her to instructors with appropriate interests. A written report or equivalent is required for evaluation, and a short title describing the program must be sent early inthe semester to the registrar for entry on the student's transcript.

      • Course is repeatable for credit.