Tibetan (TIBET)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022. Courses of Study 2022-2023 is scheduled to publish mid-June.

TIBET 1111

This is an introductory course and no previous knowledge is required. It focuses on developing basic abilities to speak as well as to read and write in modern Tibetan, Lhasa dialect. Students are also ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6492 TIBET 1111   SEM 101

    • MTWR To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Britton, E

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    This course is part of the Shared Course Initiative (SCI) and will be streamed from Columbia University using videoconferencing technology. Questions relating to scheduling or the SCI may be directed to the course instructor.

TIBET 1121

Introduces students to the grammar of Classical Literary Tibetan as found in Indian treatises translated from Sanskrit into Tibetan, as well as indigenous Tibetan philosophical works. The course progresses ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5930 TIBET 1121   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Britton, E

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    This course is part of the Shared Course Initiative (SCI) and will be streamed from Columbia University using videoconferencing technology. Questions relating to scheduling or the SCI may be directed to the course instructor.

TIBET 2201

This two-semester class is designed to assist students who already have the equivalent of at least two-years of Tibetan language study. The course is intended to build on this foundation so that students ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6318 TIBET 2201   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Britton, E

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    Prerequisite: Equivalency of two semesters of Tibetan language study (modern or classical). This course is part of the Shared Course Initiative (SCI) and will be taught from Columbia University using videoconferencing technology. Questions relating to scheduling or the SCI may be directed to the course instructor.

TIBET 2211

For those whose knowledge is equivalent to a student who has completed the first-year course. The course focuses on the further development of their skills in using the language to engage with practical ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7152 TIBET 2211   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Britton, E

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    Prerequisite: TIBET 1112 or equivalent. This course is part of the Shared Course Initiative (SCI) and will be taught from Columbia University using videoconferencing technology. Questions relating to scheduling or the SCI may be directed to the course instructor.

TIBET 3301

This class is designed to assist students who already have the equivalent of at least two-years of Classical Tibetan language study. The course is intended to build on this foundation so that students ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  8311 TIBET 3301   SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Kraemer, A

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    Prerequisite: TIBET 2202 or equivalent. This course is part of the Shared Course Initiative and will be taught from Columbia University using videoconferencing technology. Students who may have a scheduling conflict with the published course time should contact the instructor.

TIBET 3311

For those whose knowledge is equivalent to a student who has completed the second-year course. The course develops students' reading comprehension skills through reading selected modern Tibetan literature. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6754 TIBET 3311   SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Kraemer, A

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    Prerequisite: TIBET 2212 or equivalent. This course is part of the Shared Course Initiative and will be streamed from Columbia University using videoconferencing technology. Students who may have a scheduling conflict with the published course time should contact the instructor.