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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

 

 

Korean

Subject to availability, Elementary Korean is available as an option to students studying Part IB Japanese or Chinese and Part II Japanese.

Topics relating to Korean history, politics and international relations are offered in a number of courses across the East Asian Studies degree.

Hindi and Sanskrit

Hindi and Sanskrit are offered as options alongside any language choice in Middle Eastern Studies.

Hindi

  • Hindi is offered as an option from Part IB onwards
  • The emphasis is on grammar and vocabulary, covering both the formal and informal forms of the language
  • You will learn to speak, listen, read and write in an integrated way

Sanskrit

  • Sanskrit is offered as an option in Part II
  • The course aims to cover the whole of Sanskrit grammar and introduces some of the essential features and concepts of pre-modern South Asian civilisation and literary culture

 

 

Korean - option with Japanese Part II
K.2 Modern Korean 2
Part II

Lecturers

Dr Duquette teaches intermediate and advanced Sanskrit texts as well as papers on Hinduism and Indian philosophy.

 


Dr Vergiani teaches Sanskrit


Lecturers Dr Mihye Harker

Dr Harker currently teaches Korean at the Language Centre and K.1 Modern Korean1 and K.2 Modern Korean2.


Lecturers Dr Nuri Kim

Mr Kumar teaches Hindi