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UWM Undergraduate Catalog 2013-2014


College of Letters and Science


FLL Foreign Languages/Literature



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101 How to Learn a Language. 1 cr. U. This course provides language students with learning tools that are helpful for articulatory phonetics, morphology, grammatical inflections, word derivations, and explanations of unfamiliar grammatical constructions.|Prereq: none.
102 (Linguis 133) Uncommonly Taught Language: Intensive First Semester: (Subtitled). 5-7 cr. U. Intensive training in an uncommonly taught language, for students with no previous knowledge of the language.|Retakable w/chg of language. FLL 102 & Linguis 102 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.
103 (Linguis 131) First Semester of an Uncommonly-Taught Language: (Subtitled). 1-4 cr. U. Elementary training in an uncommonly-taught language (i.e. one not otherwise offered in any UWM program). Number of credits earned by the student is determined by the credit value assigned to section number.|For students with no previous knowledge of the language. Retakable w/chg in language. FLL 103 & Linguis 103 are jointly offered; with same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.
104 (Linguis 132) Second Semester of an Uncommonly Taught Language: (Subtitled). 3-4 cr. U. Continuation of FLL/Linguis 103 (Linguis 131). Number of credits earned by student is determined by the credit value assigned to section number.|Retakable w/chg in language. FLL 104 & Linguis 104 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: FLL/Linguis 103(Linguis 131)(P) in same language.
105 Intensive Elementary Language I: 4 cr. U. Methodical study of the elements of a designated language; phonology, morphology, syntax, vocabulary. First five-week module in semester-long intensive program.|Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: conc reg FLL 216.
106 Intensive Elementary Language II: 4 cr. U. Continuation of FLL 105. A five-week intensive course offered as the second of three modules in a semester-long intensive program.|Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: FLL 105(C) or equiv; conc reg in FLL 216.
109 (Linguis 163) First-Semester Lao Literacy. 3 cr. U. Introduction to literacy skills in Lao. Intended for speakers of Lao.|Prereq: none.
110 (Linguis 164) Second-Semester Lao Literacy. 3 cr. U. Continuation of FLL 109 (Linguis 163).|Prereq: FLL 109 (Linguis 163)(P).
192 First Year Seminar: (Subtitled). 3 cr. U. Specific topics announced in the Schedule of Classes each time course is offered.|Open only to freshman. Students may earn cr in just one L&S First-Year Sem (course numbers 192, 193, 194). Prereq: none.
199 Independent Study. 1-3 cr. U. Independent work under supervision of faculty or academic staff member. For further information, consult dept chair.|Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.50 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.
202 (Linguis 233) Uncommonly Taught Language: Intensive Second Semester: (Subtitled). 5-7 cr. U. Continuation of FLL/Linguis 102(Linguis 133).|Retakable w/chg in language. FLL 202 & Linguis 202 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: FLL/Linguis 102(Linguis 133)(P) in same language.
203 (Linguis 231) Third Semester of an Uncommonly Taught Language: (Subtitled). 3-4 cr. U. Continuation of FLL/Linguis 104(Linguis 132). Number of credits earned by student is determined by credit value assigned to section number.|Retakable w/chg in language. FLL 203 & Linguis 203 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: FLL/Linguis 104(Linguis 132)(P) in the same language.
204 (Linguis 232) Fourth Semester of an Uncommonly Taught Language: (Subtitled). 3-4 cr. U. Continuation of FLL/Linguis 203(Linguis 231). Number of credits earned by student is determined by the credit value assigned to section number.|Retakable w/chg in language. FLL 204 & Linguis 204 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: FLL/Linguis 203(Linguis 231)(P) in same language.
205 Intensive Intermediate Language I: 3 cr. U. Completion of methodical study of elements of the designated language; emphasis on intensive review of/practice with vocabulary, morphology, syntax. Third five-week module in semester-long intensive program.|Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: FLL 106(C) or equiv; conc reg in FLL 216.
216 Survey of Civilization: (Subtitled). 3 cr. U. Survey of the civilization of the designated language from geographical, historical, and cultural perspectives; emphasis on reading in the language simple and intermediate texts that illustrate aspects of the civilization.|Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: conc reg in FLL 105, 106, & 205.
240 Vampires: From Slavic Village to Hollywood. 3 cr. U. Historical survey of western vampire lore from discovery in eastern Europe in the 1700's through British literary vampire literature to Hollywood Dracula films.|Not open to students who have taken FLL 192, Vampires topic. Prereq: none.
299 Ad Hoc: (Subtitled). 1-6 cr. U. Course created especially for offering in a specified enrollment period. Requires only dept and Assoc Dean approval. In exceptional circumstances can be offered in one add'l semester.|Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: none, except as required for specific topic.
303 (Linguis 331) Fifth Semester of an Uncommonly Taught Language: (Subtitled). 3-4 cr. U. Continuation of FLL/Linguis 204(Linguis 232). Number of credits earned by student is determined by the credit value assigned to section number.|Retakable w/chg in language. FLL 303 & Linguis 303 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: FLL/Linguis 204(Linguis 232)(P) in same language.
304 (Linguis 332) Sixth Semester of an Uncommonly Taught Language: (Subtitled). 3 cr. U. Continuation of FLL/Linguis 303(Linguis 331). Number of credits earned by student is determined by the credit value assigned to section number.|Retakable w/chg in language. FLL 304 & Linguis 304 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: FLL/Linguis 303(Linguis 331)(P) in same language.
499 Ad Hoc: (Subtitled). 1-6 cr. U. Course created expressly for offering in a specified enrollment period. Requires only dept & assoc dean approval. In exceptional circumstances, can be offered in one add'l sem.|Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; add'l prereqs may be assigned to specific topic.
699 Advanced Independent Study. 1-3 cr. U. Advanced-level independent work under the supervision of a Foreign Languages and Literature faculty or academic staff member.|Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.

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