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2012 - 2013

Foreign Language (FLang)


Undergraduate Courses


    100-Level Courses

    FLANG 100R : Language Study. (2:2:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 100R : Language Study. (2:2:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    DESCRIPTION: Survival-level conversation, reading, listening, and culture skills in the target language.

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    FLANG 101R : First-Year Language Study. (4:5:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 101R : First-Year Language Study. (4:5:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    DESCRIPTION: Beginning speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills.

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    FLANG 102R : First-Year Language Study. (4:5:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 102R : First-Year Language Study. (4:5:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    PREREQUISITE: FLang 101R in same language.
    DESCRIPTION: Second-semester speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills.

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    200-Level Courses

    FLANG 201R : Second-Year Language Study. (4:5:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 201R : Second-Year Language Study. (4:5:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    PREREQUISITE: FLang 102R in same language.
    DESCRIPTION: Intermediate speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills.

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    FLANG 202R : Second-Year Language Study. (4:5:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 202R : Second-Year Language Study. (4:5:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    PREREQUISITE: FLang 201R in same language.
    DESCRIPTION: Continued emphasis on communication skills, vocabulary building, and cultural awareness.
    NOTE: Culminating course for GE Languages of Learning requirement. Not an entry course for returned missionaries. This course is part of a GE Mosaic. See ge.byu.edu/mosaic-list for more information.

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    FLANG 276 : Exploration of Teaching Foreign Languages. (4:2:2)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 276 : Exploration of Teaching Foreign Languages. (4:2:2)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter
    PREREQUISITE: FBI fingerprint and background clearance.
    DESCRIPTION: Field-based exposure to practices, demands, and issues associated with teaching foreign languages in public secondary schools.

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    300-Level Courses

    FLANG 300 : Foundations of Dual Language and Immersion Education. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 300 : Foundations of Dual Language and Immersion Education. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Fall
    PREREQUISITE: Non-FL majors and minors must pass Praxis and receive advanced-mid on ACTFL OPI in target language.
    DESCRIPTION: Historical overview, theoretical and research foundations for dual language and immersion education; practical application of theory and research in immersion programs.

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    FLANG 305R : Language Skills Development. (1-4:Arr:Arr)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 305R : Language Skills Development. (1-4:Arr:Arr)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    PREREQUISITE: Instructor's consent.
    DESCRIPTION: Increasing proficiency in one or more of the following target-language or target-culture skills: speaking, listening, reading, writing, cultural awareness.

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    FLANG 321R : Advanced Grammar. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 321R : Advanced Grammar. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    PREREQUISITE: FLang 202R in same language.
    DESCRIPTION: Systematic review of grammar and syntax of target language.

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    FLANG 330R : Advanced Language Proficiency Through Cultural Studies. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 330R : Advanced Language Proficiency Through Cultural Studies. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    PREREQUISITE: FLang 202R or equivalent in same language.
    DESCRIPTION: Study of target language culture(s) using interpersonal, presentational, and interpretive skills in the target language.
    NOTE: Entry course for returned missionaries or others of equivalent language experience. Required course for obtaining language credit by examination. May fulfill the GE Languages of Learning requirement. This course is part of a GE Mosaic. See ge.byu.edu/mosaic-list for more information.

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    FLANG 340R : Introduction to Literature. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 340R : Introduction to Literature. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    PREREQUISITE: FLang 330R in same language.
    DESCRIPTION: Advanced study of literature of target language. Continued emphasis on communication skills and culture.

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    : Introduction to Literature: Albanian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Armenian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Aymara.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Basque.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Cambodian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Cakchiquel.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Catalan.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Cebuano.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Croatian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Fijian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Guarani.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Haitian Creole.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Hmong.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Ilangot.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Ilocano.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Indonesian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Laotian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Maori.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Maya.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Mongolian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Navajo.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Niuean.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Quechua.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Rarotongan.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Samoan.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Serbian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Swahili.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Tagalog.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Tahitian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Taiwanese.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Tongan.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Trukese.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Urdu.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Vanuatau.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Waray-Waray.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Vietnamese.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Turkish.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Hawaiian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Thai.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Hindi.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Modern Greek.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Estonian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Welsh.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Akan.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Bicolano.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Burmese.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Ga.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Javanese.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Kazakh.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Malay.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Malagasy.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Marshallese.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Arabic.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Afrikaans.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Bulgarian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Czech.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Chinese:
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    : Introduction to Literature: German.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Hebrew.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Hungarian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Icelandic.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Japanese.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Latin.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Latvian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Lithuanian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Portuguese.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Russian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Serbo-Croatian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Slovenian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Spanish.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Ukrainian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Ilonggo/Hiligaynon.
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    : Introduction to Literature: K'iche.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Persian.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Dari.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Pashto.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Twi.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Tamil.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Xhosa.
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    : Introduction to Literature: Georgian.
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    FLANG 350R : Advanced Language Study for Career Purposes. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 350R : Advanced Language Study for Career Purposes. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    PREREQUISITE: FLang 330R in same language.
    DESCRIPTION: Concentration on target-language and target-culture issues for specific careers.

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    FLANG 377R : Foreign Language Teaching Methods. (1-3:Arr:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 377R : Foreign Language Teaching Methods. (1-3:Arr:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    PREREQUISITE: Native- or advanced-level proficiency in a less commonly taught language.
    DESCRIPTION: Teaching methods specific to teaching less commonly taught language courses. Lectures, demonstrations, and microteaching. Topics include curriculum/lesson planning, reflective teaching, and communicative language teaching.
    NOTE: Prospective teachers and TAs should take this course before or while teaching a less commonly taught language course.

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    400-Level Courses

    FLANG 490R : Special Studies in Second Language Applications. (1-3:Arr:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FLANG 490R : Special Studies in Second Language Applications. (1-3:Arr:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Contact Department.
    PREREQUISITE: Instructor's consent.
    DESCRIPTION: Faculty-supervised instruction for advanced students. Individual or group study. Course work established by contract and director's approval.

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