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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 107(FLL 107): First-Semester Hmong Literacy (3 units; U )

Introduction to literacy skills in Hmong. Intended for speakers of Hmong.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 48328 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Thao, Gwaub MER 213  
Speaking knowledge of Hmong is necessary.

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 35767 - 09/02-12/11 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 47873 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Vang, Chia BOL B87  

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 47651 - 09/02-12/11 Vang, Chia TBA  

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 35768 - 09/02-12/11 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 47653 - 09/02-12/11   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 47654 - 09/02-12/11 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 35769 - 09/02-12/11 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 47656 - 09/02-12/11   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 001 35770 - 09/02-12/11 Vang, Chia TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 35771 - 09/22-12/11 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 46330 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Hassman, Monique SAB G28  
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.

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 46141 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Gomaa, Dalia SAB G25  
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.
CD,HU   3 LEC 002 45913 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11   SAB G25  
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.
CD,HU   3 LEC 003 53083 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11   SAB G25  
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.
CD,HU   3 LEC 004 47302 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Blewett, Peter SAB G25  
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.
CD,HU   3 LEC 005 47422 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Blewett, Peter SAB G25  
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.
CD,HU   3 LEC 007 54080 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Gomaa, Dalia MIT 361 Word
CD,HU   3 LEC 206 47303 - 09/02-12/11 Schoeffel, Melissa ONLINE WEB PDF
This course requires service learning, which is an off-campus community learning assignment.
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.

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 46577 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Vang, Chia BOL B87  

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 50259 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Smith, Robert SAN C 190  
This section is reserved for Living Learning Community (LLC) students only. Permission is required to enroll. Contact the Student Success Center at 414-229-5385 or ssc@uwm.edu.

HIST-269: Asian Americans in Historical Perspective (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

The history of Asians in the United States from 1849 to the present emphasizing the Chinese, Japanese, Filipino, Korean, and southeast Asian experiences of immigration, discrimination, and assimilation in different regions in the United States.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 50272 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Hernandez, Kimberly HLT 190 PDF

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 43165 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Langill, Ellen BOL B46  
SS     DIS 601 47986 3:00 PM-3:50 PM M 09/02-12/11 Angelinetta, Heather HLT G88  
SS     DIS 602 47987 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/02-12/11 Angelinetta, Heather HLT G88  
SS     DIS 603 47988 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/02-12/11 Angelinetta, Heather HLT G88  
SS     DIS 604 47989 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/02-12/11 Angelinetta, Heather MER G47  
SS     DIS 605 47990 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 09/02-12/11 Angelinetta, Heather MER G47  

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 54082 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Gomaa, Dalia HLT 190 Word