Tibetan (TIBET)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

TIBET 1112

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

  •  8095TIBET 1112  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    Prerequisite: TIBET 1111 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 Angelika Kraemer (AK2573).

TIBET 1122

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

  •  7254TIBET 1122  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    Prerequisite: TIBET 1121. 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 Angelika Kraemer (AK2573).

TIBET 2202

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

  •  7794TIBET 2202  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    Prerequisite: TIBET 2201. 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 Angelika Kraemer (AK2573).

TIBET 2212

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

  • 16915TIBET 2212  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    Prerequisite: TIBET 2211. 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 Angelika Kraemer (AK2573).

TIBET 3312

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 Graded

  •  8374TIBET 3312  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    Prerequisite: TIBET 3311. 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 Angelika Kraemer (AK2573).