Modern Languages (M L)

M L 500. Study Abroad1-15 Units

Prerequisite(s): Membership in a University of Louisville Language Study Abroad Program or a program approved by the department.

Description: Credit awarded upon demonstration of successful completion of program undertaken with prior approval of the department, including a paper or project and an oral or written examination in the language and culture, administered under the supervision of a faculty member.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

M L 506. Francophone Women Writers - WR3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Junior standing or faculty consent.

Description: Readings of literary and non-literary texts by women of the French-speaking world.

Note: Cross-listed with WGST 571.
Note: Approved for the Arts & Sciences upper-level requirement in written communication (WR).

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

M L 519. German Intellectual History3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor.

Description: Consideration of German thought and sensibility from the Middle Ages to the present.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

M L 521. Teaching Techniques in Foreign Languages3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Current status as a foreign language teacher or consent of instructor.

Description: Teaching methods in foreign languages. Recommended for those teaching or preparing to teach languages.

Note: Cross-listed with LING 521.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

M L 551. Special Topics3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor.

Description: Special themes and issues of particular significance as reflected in selected works of foreign language, literature or culture. Topics vary.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

M L 552. Special Topics3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor.

Description: Special themes and issues of particular significance as reflected in selected works of foreign language, literature or culture. Topics vary.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

M L 553. Selected Authors in Foreign Literature 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor.

Description: The life and works of significant authors chosen from the panorama of foreign literature; their literary and/or cultural impact on society. Authors will vary from semester to semester.

Note: Approved for the Arts and Sciences upper-level requirement in written communication (WR).

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

M L 561. Masterpieces of Russian Literature3 Units

Description: Reading and discussion of the three greatest masterpieces of Russian literature: Tolstoy's "War and Peace," Dostoevsky's "Brothers Karamazov," and Pushkin's "Eugene Onegin".

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

M L 605. Summer Workshop for Foreign Language Teachers3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor.

Description: Intensive, two-to-three-week workshop exploring a pedagogical topic.

Note: Cross-listed with LING 605.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes

M L 640. Graduate Reading Knowledge of Foreign Language3 Units

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail

Prerequisite(s): Graduate standing and approval of the chair.

Description: Intensive language course designed for graduate students who are preparing for language reading examinations, providing reading knowledge of a foreign language by focusing on fundamentals of translation.

Note: Cross-listed with HUM 640.
Note: The credits may not be used as part of a graduate program.
Note: May be repeated up to 3 times for different languages.

For class offerings for a specific term, refer to the Schedule of Classes