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ARTHIST-383: Japanese Art and Architecture (3 units; U/G )

Japanese temples, shrines, paintings, prints, and crafts from the Neolithic to the modern period, including films, Zen art, and the tea ceremony.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 54669 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Wang, Ying MIT 195  

ARTHIST-480: Chinese Painting (3 units; U/G )

Major developments in Chinese painting from 6 B.C.E. to the modern period, including landscapes, figures, flowers-and-birds, and calligraphy.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 54813 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Wang, Ying MIT 191  

CHINESE-102: Second Semester Chinese (5 units; U )

Continuation of Chinese 101(Linguis 121).

Notes:
Prereq: Chinese 101(Linguis 121)(NP). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro cr).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 LEC 001 50112 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Olson, Andrew MER 311  

CHINESE-202: Fourth Semester Chinese (5 units; U )

Continuation of Chinese 201(Linguis 221).

Notes:
Prereq: Chinese 201(Linguis 221)(NP) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (12 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 LEC 001 50950 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Cai, Lixin CRT 303  

CHINESE-302: Sixth Semester Chinese (4 units; U )

Continuation of Chinese 301(Linguis 321).

Notes:
Prereq: Chinese 301(Linguis 321)(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (16 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 50216 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MTWR 01/22-05/10 Cai, Lixin CRT 103  

CHINESE-402: Eighth Semester Chinese (3 units; U )

Continuation of Chinese 401.

Notes:
Prereq: Chinese 401(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (16 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53318 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MWF 01/22-05/10 Xia, Xue CRT 103  

CHINESE-699: Advanced Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced level independent work under the supervision of a Chinese studies faculty or academic staff member.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 44419 - 01/22-05/10 Xia, Xue ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 102 44420 - 01/22-05/10 Xia, Xue OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

ECON-351: Introduction to International Economic Relations (3 units; U )

International economics and finance, determinants and structure of international trade, commercial policy, foreign exchange markets, and balance of payments.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students who have cr in both Econ 454 & 455. Prereq: Econ 100(P); or both 103(P) & 104(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 202 50913 - 01/22-05/10 Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ECON-353: Economic Development (3 units; U )

Examination of determinants of growth, modernization, poverty, and inequality in developing countries of Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Analysis of development strategies.

Notes:
Prereq: Econ 103(P) & 104(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 49903 4:00 PM-6:40 PM R 01/22-05/10 Mohtadi, Hamid BOL B52  
    3 LEC 202 50911 - 01/22-05/10 Mohtadi, Hamid ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ENGLISH-316: World Cinema: (3 units; U )

National cinemas in first, second, and/or third world nations; relationships among representation, narrative, and social forms.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. CompLit 316, English 316 & FilmStd 316 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr. st or English 290(P); satisfaction of OWC-A.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Contemporary Chinese Cinema
    3 LEC 001 52832 2:00 PM-3:50 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Xu, Jian CRT 104  
Audit never allowed.

GEOG-213: Geography of Asia (3 units; U ; SS)

Population, resources, development, and diversity. Regions discussed are East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and Central Asia.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 54230 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/22-05/10 Yoon, Hyejin BOL B64  
Consent required to audit.

HIST-175: East Asian Civilization to 1600 (3 units; U ; HU)

Survey of the culture, history, and institutions of China, Korea, and Japan from earliest times.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 54121 - 01/22-05/10 Howland, Douglas ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HIST-377: Modern China (3 units; U/G )

China in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, from the Opium Wars to the establishment of People's Republic in 1949. Major political, economic and social issues.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 52774 - 01/22-05/10 Howland, Douglas ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HMONG 108(FLL 108): Second-Semester Hmong Literacy (3 units; U )

Continuation of Hmong 107(FLL 107/Linguis 161).

Notes:
Prereq: Hmong 107(FLL 107/Linguis 161)(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50847 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Yang, Tong MER 142  

HMONG-265: Hmong Americans: History, Culture, and Contemporary Life (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Hmong American history, the effects of the Vietnam War on Hmong culture, and the history of the resulting refugee immigrants in America.

Notes:
Ethnic 265 & Hmong 265 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001 52715 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Hernandez, Kimberly HLT 180 PDF

JAPAN-101: First Semester Japanese (5 units; U )

Beginning Japanese for students with no previous knowledge of the language.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 LEC 001 53750 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Takahashi, Shinji NWQ G567  
            MTWRF   Wert, Yuko    
Consent required to audit.
    5 LEC 002 54927 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Takahashi, Shinji BOL B72  
            MTWRF   Wert, Yuko    
Consent required to audit.

JAPAN-102: Second Semester Japanese (5 units; U )

Continuation of Japan 101.

Notes:
Prereq: grade of C- or better in Japan 101(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 LEC 001 50113 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Lackey, Masako CRT 203  
            MTWRF   Takahashi, Shinji    
Consent required to audit.
    5 LEC 002 50114 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Lackey, Masako CRT 203  
Consent required to audit.
    5 LEC 003 50405 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Kawamura, Yoko CRT 221  
            MTWRF   Seo, Sueyon    
Consent required to audit.

JAPAN-202: Fourth-Semester Japanese (5 units; U )

Continuation of Japan 201, with some emphasis on the practice of Japanese writing.

Notes:
Prereq: grade of C- or better in Japan 201(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (12 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 LEC 001 50115 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Borgmann, Atsuko CRT 219  
Consent required to audit.
    5 LEC 002 54929 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Borgmann, Atsuko CRT 221  
            MTWRF   Seo, Sueyon    
Consent required to audit.

JAPAN-220: Introduction to Japanese Food Studies (3 units; U ; HU; FEE)

Cultural, historical, geographic, and sociological aspects of Japanese food culture as related to everyday Japanese culinary practices.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 001 50973 3:30 PM-6:10 PM M 01/22-05/10 Takahashi, Shinji CRT 219 PDF
Add'l Special Course Fee: $20.00.
Consent required to audit.

JAPAN-302: Sixth Semester Japanese (4 units; U )

Continuation of Japan 301.

Notes:
Prereq: grade of C- or better in Japan 301(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (16 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 50116 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MTWR 01/22-05/10 Wert, Yuko CRT 203  
Consent required to audit.

JAPAN-402: Eighth Semester Japanese (4 units; U )

Continuation of Japan 401.

Notes:
Prereq: grade of C- or better in Japan 401(P). Generates L&S credits for demonstrated equivalent preparation (16 retro crs).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 50724 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MTWR 01/22-05/10 Lackey, Masako CRT 303  
Consent required to audit.

KOREAN-102: Second-Semester Korean (5 units; U )

Continuation of Korean 101.

Notes:
Prereq: Korean 101(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 LEC 001 50525 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Lee, Sooyeon LAP 257  
            MTWRF   Song, Sooho    
Consent required to audit.
    5 LEC 002 54010 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Lee, Sooyeon CRT 119  
            MTWRF   Song, Sooho    
Consent required to audit.

KOREAN-202: Fourth Semester Korean (5 units; U )

Continuation of Korean 201.

Notes:
Prereq: Korean 201(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (12 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 LEC 001 50394 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MTWRF 01/22-05/10 Lee, Sooyeon CRT 203  
Consent required to audit.

PHILOS-204: Introduction to Asian Religions (3 units; U ; HU)

Philosophy of Asian religions; emphasis on the Indian experience of Hinduism and Buddhism, and the Chinese experience of Buddhism, Confucianism, and Taoism.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 55290 - 01/22-05/10 Magnusson, Agust ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

POL SCI-314: Chinese Politics and Foreign Policy (3 units; U )

Historical background. Communism and its reform: leadership and political change; economic policy; corruption; human rights; population; environment; Tibet and Xinjiang; foreign policy.

Notes:
Comparative politics course. Prereq: jr st or one pol sci course.
Meets research requirement.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 54426 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 01/22-05/10 Horowitz, Shale BOL B79 PDF

SOCIOL-325: Social Change (3 units; U )

Study of change in society; integration and various theories of social change; examination of contemporary instances of social change.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st & any Sociol 100-level course.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52650 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Wolover, David LUB S263