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COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES
ASIAN LANGUAGES & LITERATURE
BENGALI

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BENG 311 Elementary Bengali (5)
Offers a balance of all four skills: speaking, reading, listening, and writing. Consists of lectures on grammar, drill sections, oral and written exercises, aural comprehension exercises, and readings in elementary level texts. First in a sequence of three. Offered: A.

BENG 312 Elementary Bengali (5)
Offers a balance of all four skills: speaking, reading, listening, and writing. Consists of lectures on grammar, drill sections, oral and written exercises, aural comprehension exercises, and readings in elementary level texts. Second in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: BENG 311. Offered: W.

BENG 313 Elementary Bengali (5)
Offers a balance of all four skills: speaking, reading, listening, and writing. Consists of lectures on grammar, drill sections, oral and written exercises, aural comprehension exercises, and readings in elementary level texts. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: BENG 312. Offered: Sp.

BENG 321 Intermediate Bengali (5) VLPA
Develops proficiency in reading, writing, listening, and speaking standard colloquial Bengali at an intermediate level. Readings in fiction and non-fiction literature, vocabulary and grammar exercises, writing of essays and creative pieces, aural comprehension exercises, and topic-based conversation and role-play. First in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: BENG 313. Offered: A.

BENG 322 Intermediate Bengali (5) VLPA
Develops proficiency in reading, writing, listening, and speaking standard colloquial Bengali at an intermediate level. Readings in fiction and non-fiction literature, vocabulary and grammar exercises, writing of essays and creative pieces, aural comprehension exercises, and topic-based conversation and role-play. Second in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: BENG 321. Offered: W.

BENG 323 Intermediate Bengali (5) VLPA
Develops proficiency in reading, writing, listening, and speaking standard colloquial Bengali at an intermediate level. Readings in fiction and non-fiction literature, vocabulary and grammar exercises, writing of essays and creative pieces, aural comprehension exercises, and topic-based conversation and role-play. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: BENG 322. Offered: Sp.

BENG 401 Advanced Bengali (5) VLPA
Further development of proficiency in reading, writing, listening, and speaking standard colloquial Bengali at an advanced level with the aim of preparing students to do research. Readings in fiction and non-fiction literature, vocabulary and grammar exercises, writing of essays and creative pieces, aural comprehension exercises, and topic-based conversation. First in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: BENG 323. Offered: A.

BENG 402 Advanced Bengali (5) VLPA
Further development of proficiency in reading, writing, listening, and speaking standard colloquial Bengali at an advanced level with the aim of preparing students to do research. Readings in fiction and non-fiction literature, vocabulary and grammar exercises, writing of essays and creative pieces, aural comprehension exercises, and topic-based conversation. Second in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: BENG 401. Offered: W.

BENG 403 Advanced Bengali (5) VLPA
Further development of proficiency in reading, writing, listening, and speaking standard colloquial Bengali at an advanced level with the aim of preparing students to do research. Readings in fiction and non-fiction literature, vocabulary and grammar exercises, writing of essays and creative pieces, aural comprehension exercises, and topic-based conversation. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: BENG 402. Offered: Sp.

BENG 499 Independent Study (3-5, max. 15)
Offered: AWSpS.