Fall 2005 Course Listings

IST 121:  Introduction to Hindi

IST 151:  Introduction to Indian Civilization


IST 121 (three credits)

Introduction to Hindi

Introduction to the Hindi language. The course will introduce Devanagari (Hindi) script and help build skills in speaking, reading, and writing in Hindi at an elementary level, emphasizing development of communication skill. Students will learn common vocabulary and some grammar and gain the ability to form simple sentences. This course does not count towards the UMass Dartmouth bachelor's degree language requirement.

Time: 9:30 – 10:45PM
Day: Tuesday & Thursday
Location: Textile Bldg, Room 112
Professor: T.K. Roy


IST 151 (three credits)

Introduction to Indian Civilization

Introductory historical survey of the Indian subcontinent the course deals with broad themes that relate to the history of India rather than taking a chronological approach.

Time: 4:00 – 5:15PM
Day: Tuesday & Thursday
Location: Group I, Room 121
Professor: Staff