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Hmong Studies
Coordinator: Chia Youyee Vang, Associate Professor, History, HLT 324, 229-1101, vangcy@uwm.edu

Please visit: http://www4.uwm.edu/letsci/hmong/index.cfm for more information.

Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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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 21740 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Thao, Gwaub CRT 219  

HMONG-199: Independent Study: (1 - 3 units; U )

Independent work under supervision of faculty or academic staff member. For further information, consult the program director. Students must submit a study proposal.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.50 gpa, writ cons instr, prog dir, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 21839 - 01/21-05/08 Vang, Chia TBA  

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 21746 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Vang, Chia EMS E159  

HMONG-289: Internship in Hmong Studies, Lower Division: (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of Hmong Studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.50 gpa, cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 21840 - 01/21-05/08 Vang, Chia OFF CAMPUS  

HMONG-296: UROP Apprenticeship: (1 - 3 units; U )

Undergraduate research participation in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty or staff.

Notes:
One credit for 45 hrs research. Retakable to 9 cr max in any combination of UROP apprenticeship courses. Prereq: acceptance to UROP; prior or conc reg in UROP seminar.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 21841 - 01/21-05/08 Vang, Chia TBA  

HMONG-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM-sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially-prepared course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 21842 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  

HMONG-489: Internship in Hmong Studies, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of Hmong Studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa, cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 21844 - 01/21-05/08 Vang, Chia TBA  

HMONG-496: Advanced UROP Apprenticeship: (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced undergraduate research participation in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty or staff.

Notes:
One credit for 45 hrs research. Retakable to 9 cr max in any combination of UROP apprenticeship courses. Prereq: acceptance to UROP; prior UROP apprenticeship or equiv rsrch experience.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 21845 - 01/21-05/08 Vang, Chia TBA  

HMONG-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM-sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially-prepared course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 21846 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  

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

Advanced level independent work under supervision of a Hmong Studies faculty or academic staff member. Students must submit a study proposal.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 GPA; cons supervising instr, program coord, & associate dean of SAS

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 699 21847 - 01/21-05/08 Vang, Chia TBA  

 
Additional Courses - Hmong Studies
 
ANTHRO-150: Multicultural America (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Comparative study of U.S. ethnic and racial identities through popular culture with attention to African-, Asian-, Hispanic-, and Native-American experiences.

Notes:
Cultures and Communities Prog course; req'd service learning component. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001 21308 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Hassman, Monique SAB G28  
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.
CD,SS   3 LEC 202 22292 - 01/21-05/08 Hassman, Monique ONLINE WEB  
A special 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-150: Multicultural America (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Cross-cultural study of U.S. ethnic and racial identities through materials from literature, history, and the media, with attention to African-, Asian-, Hispanic-, and Native American experiences.

Notes:
Cultures and Communities Prog course; req'd service learning component. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 19919 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Lo, Aline SAB G25 Word
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.
CD,HU   3 LEC 002 19920 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Lo, Aline SAB G25 Word
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.
CD,HU   3 LEC 003 20426 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Blewett, Peter SAB G25  
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.
CD,HU   3 LEC 004 20487 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Blewett, Peter SAB G25  
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.
CD,HU   3 LEC 205 21077 - 01/21-05/08 Schoeffel, Melissa ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.



This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.

ETHNIC-102: Transnational Migrations: Asian-, Arab-, Euro-American and Latino Identity (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Modern and contemporary social and cultural processes of migration and identity; role of law as 'gatekeeping'; history of nativism, interethnic relations, and community formation.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Enroll in LEC 401 and any DIS 601-604

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 401 19116 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Lo, Aline BOL B46 Word
CD,HU     DIS 602 19117 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/21-05/08 Spiegel, Margaret PHY 146  
CD,HU     DIS 603 21182 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/21-05/08 Spiegel, Margaret EMS E169  
CD,HU     DIS 604 21183 2:00 PM-2:50 PM R 01/21-05/08 Spiegel, Margaret MER G48  

ETHNIC-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 21744 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Vang, Chia EMS E159  

HIST-150: Multicultural America (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Cross-cultural study of U.S. ethnic and racial identities through materials from literature, history, and the media, with attention to African-, Asian-, Hispanic-, and Native-American experiences.

Notes:
Cultures and Communities Prog course; req'd service learning component. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 31994 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Smith, Robert MIT 191  

HIST-287: The Vietnam War (3 units; U ; SS)

A political, social, and cultural history of the Vietnamese and American dimensions of the war in Vietnam.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Enroll in Lec 401 & any DIS 601-605

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 401 16833 12:00 PM-12:50 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Langill, Ellen BOL B46  
SS     DIS 601 21909 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/21-05/08 Jacobs, Michael BOL B76  
SS     DIS 602 21910 3:00 PM-3:50 PM W 01/21-05/08 Jacobs, Michael BOL B76  
SS     DIS 603 31990 2:00 PM-2:50 PM R 01/21-05/08 Jacobs, Michael NWQ G596  
SS     DIS 604 21911 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 01/21-05/08 Jacobs, Michael CRT 219  
SS     DIS 605 21912 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/21-05/08 Jacobs, Michael NWQ G540  

HIST-436: Immigrant America Since 1880 (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Survey of the conflict between the ideas of cultural diversity and assimilation, stressing the differing reception and settlement of white and non-white immigrants.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 20658 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Langill, Ellen BOL B92  

WMNS-150: Multicultural America (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Cross-cultural and interdisciplinary study of U.S. ethnic and racial identities and experiences, with special attention paid to women's and gender issues.

Notes:
Cultures and Communities Prog course; req'd service learning component. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 20951 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Gomaa, Dalia PHY 230