Sinhala (SINHA)Arts and Sciences
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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018. Courses of Study 2018-2019 is scheduled to publish mid-June.
- Schedule of Classes - April 21, 2018 7:14PM EDT
- Course Catalog - April 21, 2018 7:15PM EDT
This course will introduce the basic Sinhala language elements and elements of Sri Lankan culture for those who are interested in the field of language and culture. Also for those planning to travel to ... view course details
Semi-intensive introduction to colloquial Sinhala, intended for beginners. A thorough grounding is given in all the language skills; listening, speaking, reading, and writing. view course details
This course further develops student competence in colloquial Sinhala, attending to all the language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. In addition, this course prepares students for the ... view course details
Credits and Grading Basis
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Class Number & Section Details
Prerequisite: SINHA 1122 or equivalent or permission of instructor. This course is part of the Shared Course Initiative and includes students from Yale/Columbia Universities using videoconferencing technology.
This one-semester course provides an introduction to the distinctive grammatical forms and vocabulary used in Literary Sinhala. While focused particularly on the development of reading skills, the course ... view course details
This one-semester course further develops students' comprehension of written Literary Sinhala, using sample materials from a variety of genres prepared by the instructor, as well as excerpts from texts ... view course details