Graduate Courses

WINTER 2018

 

ART HIS 220B – Advanced Studies in Islamic Art: Labor in Islamic Art
Seminar: Sem 1
Units: 4
Instructor(s): Balafrej, L.
Course Description: (Formerly numbered 213.) Seminar, three hours. Monuments or theoretical problems related to Islamic culture and artistic production. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.
Class Description: Going beyond traditional art-historical frameworks of artisan, artist, and workshop, students delve into notion of invisible work. Emphasis on forms of labor not often archived in final artwork, but which permitted its creation. Combination of methodological readings, case studies from Islamic world, and comparative discussions.

ENGL 245 – Chaucer
Lecture: Lec 1
Units: 4
Instructor(s): Fisher, M.N.
Course Description:
Lecture, four hours. May be repeated for credit. S/U or letter grading.

GERMAN 202A – Middle High German
Lecture: Lec 1
Units: 4
Instructor(s): Schultz, J.A.
Course Description: Lecture, three hours. Introduction to Middle High German language, with particular emphasis on developing facility in reading. Study of grammar, syntax, and vocabulary combined with introduction to poetic forms and cultural context. Letter grading.

ITALIAN 216B – Studies in the Renaissance: Ariosto and Renaissance Epic
Lecture: Lec 1
Units: 4
Instructor(s): Moudarres, A.
Course Description: Lecture, three hours. S/U or letter grading.

MUSCLG C490T – Early Music Ensemble
Actvity: Act 1
Units: 4
Instructor(s): Koons, R.A.; TA
Course Description: Activity, four hours. Preparation: audition. Group performance of Western vocal and instrumental music from historical periods prior to 1800. Early instruments may be used at instructor’s discretion. May be repeated for credit without limitation. May be concurrently scheduled with Music History CM90T. S/U or letter grading.

PORTGSE M205B – Development of Portuguese and Spanish Languages
Lecture: Lec 1
Units: 4
Instructor(s): Quicoli, A.C.
This is a multiple-listed class:
Portuguese (PORTGSE) M205B – Development of Portuguese and Spanish Languages
Spanish (SPAN) M205B – Development of Portuguese and Spanish Languages
Course Description: (Same as Spanish M205B.) Lecture, three hours. Intensive study of historical development of Portuguese and Spanish languages from their origin in spoken Latin.

RUSSN 211A – Literature of Medieval Rus’
Lecture: Lec 1
Units: 4
Instructor(s): Lenhoff, G.D.
Course Description: Lecture, three hours. Required for M.A. (literature). Survey of the literature from its beginning through the Kievan and Muscovite periods up to end of the 17th century.

SPAN M205B – Development of Portuguese and Spanish Languages
Lecture: Lec 1
Units: 4
Instructor(s): Quicoli, A.C.
This is a multiple-listed class:
Portuguese (PORTGSE) M205B – Development of Portuguese and Spanish Languages
Spanish (SPAN) M205B – Development of Portuguese and Spanish Languages
Course Description: (Same as Spanish M205B.) Lecture, three hours. Intensive study of historical development of Portuguese and Spanish languages from their origin in spoken Latin.

SPAN 237 – Literature of the Spanish Conquest
Lecture: Lec 1
Units: 4
Instructor(s): Rodriguez, J.N.
Course Description: Lecture, three hours. Readings of and lectures on chronicles, poems, and indigenous accounts of the Spanish Conquest.