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Hindi-Urdu

The Hindi-Urdu Program in the MESAAS Department of Columbia University, one of the leading centers for the study of South Asia in the country, now offers intensive summer Hindi-Urdu courses at elementary and intermediate levels. The courses are comprehensive and taught by experienced teachers. The curriculum offers interpersonal, presentational and interpretive tasks supported by multimedia materials in smart classrooms. The courses are designed for students to achieve a higher level of proficiency. They target academic and professional needs, enabling students with different backgrounds and goals to communicate with Hindi-Urdu speakers in a variety of contexts. The curriculum is based on national standards and proficiency guidelines as set by ACTFL.

The Urdu script is taught in the second session of Elementary Hindi-Urdu.  Columbia’s is the only Hindi-Urdu summer program in the country to offer training in both Hindi and Urdu scripts. Students can expect to have reading and writing facility in both languages by the end of the elementary course.

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Please check back frequently for updates as Summer 2022 courses are added on a rolling basis. Registration opens on March 1.

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CRITICAL THEORY:G.P.-DISC
MDES1002W001 0 points.

Corequisites: MDES UN1001. Discussion sections (TWO) to accompany the course MDES UN1001, Critical Theory: A Global Perspective.

Course Number Section/Call Number Session Times/Location
MDES1002W001 001/10361 Session A Mo 09:10 AM–10:00 AM
We 09:10 AM–10:00 AM

Instructor Points Enrollment Method of Instruction
Nada Khalifa
0 Open for Enrollment
(auto-fill Wait List)
In-Person
CRITICAL THEORY:G.P.-DISC
MDES1002W002 0 points.

Corequisites: MDES UN1001. Discussion sections (TWO) to accompany the course MDES UN1001, Critical Theory: A Global Perspective.

Course Number Section/Call Number Session Times/Location
MDES1002W002 002/11578 Session A Mo 01:10 PM–02:00 PM
We 01:10 PM–02:00 PM

Instructor Points Enrollment Method of Instruction
Laina Dawes
0 Open for Enrollment
(auto-fill Wait List)
In-Person
CRITICAL THEORY:G.P.-DISC
MDES1002W003 0 points.

Corequisites: MDES UN1001. Discussion sections (TWO) to accompany the course MDES UN1001, Critical Theory: A Global Perspective.

Course Number Section/Call Number Session Times/Location
MDES1002W003 003/12216 Session A Tu 01:10 PM–02:00 PM
Th 01:10 PM–02:00 PM

Instructor Points Enrollment Method of Instruction
Karim Malak
0 Open for Enrollment
(auto-fill Wait List)
In-Person