Hindi

Heritage Hindi

Prospective Students

There are two levels of Heritage Hindi based on student proficiency: regular (LIHL119) and advanced (LIHL139). In 2019-2020, only one level (LIHL119) is offered in Fall (F), Winter (W) and Spring (P). Each iteration of the course is 4 units of upper division credit and has a different area of emphasis; students may take all three courses at a single level in any order. 

LIHL119 Hindi for Hindi Speakers  

  • LIHL119F - Linguistics/Hindi for Hindi Speakers. For students who speak and comprehend informal spoken Hindi but wish to improve their communicative and sociocultural competence and their analytic understanding. Language functions for oral communication, reading, writing, and family life/festivals; dialect and language style differences; structure and history of Hindi. May not receive credit for both LIHL119 and LIHL119F. Courses may be taken in any order. Prerequisites: upper-division standing or consent of instructor; appropriate proficiency for level.

  • LIHL119W - Linguistics/Hindi for Hindi Speakers. For students who speak and comprehend informal spoken Hindi but wish to improve their communicative and sociocultural competence and their analytic understanding. Language functions for oral communication, reading, writing, and media/arts; dialect and language style differences; structure and history of Hindi. May not receive credit for both LIHL119 and LIHL119W. Courses may be taken in any order. Prerequisites: upper-division standing or consent of instructor; appropriate proficiency for level.
  • LIHL119P. Linguistics/Hindi for Hindi Speakers. For students who speak and comprehend informal spoken Hindi but wish to improve their communicative and sociocultural competence and their analytic understanding. Language functions for oral communication, reading, writing, and entertainment/culture; dialect and language style differences; structure and history of Hindi. May not receive credit for both LIHL119 and LIHL119P. Courses may be taken in any order. Prerequisites: upper-division standing or consent of instructor; appropriate proficiency for level.

LIHL139 Advanced Hindi for Hindi Speakers  

  • LIHL139F - Linguistics/Advanced Hindi for Hindi Speakers. Instruction stresses language function required for advanced oral communication, reading, writing, and cultural understanding in professional contexts, with emphasis on domestic culture. High-level vocabulary and texts; dialect differences and formal language styles (registers). Advanced structural analysis and history of Hindi. LIHL139F, LIHL139W, and LIHL139P may be taken in any order. Prerequisites: upper-division standing or consent of instructor; appropriate proficiency for level.

  • LIHL139W - Linguistics/Advanced Hindi for Hindi Speakers. Instruction stresses language function required for advanced oral communication, reading, writing, and cultural understanding in professional contexts, with emphasis on media/arts. High-level vocabulary and texts; dialect differences and formal language styles (registers). Advanced structural analysis and history of Hindi. LIHL139F, LIHL139W, and LIHL139P may be taken in any order. Prerequisites: upper-division standing or consent of instructor; appropriate proficiency for level.

  • LIHL139P - Linguistics/Advanced Hindi for Hindi Speakers. IInstruction stresses language function required for advanced oral communication, reading, writing, and cultural understanding in professional contexts, with emphasis on entertainment/culture. High-level vocabulary and texts; dialect differences and formal language styles (registers). Advanced structural analysis and history of Hindi. LIHL139F, LIHL139W, and LIHL139P may be taken in any order. Prerequisites: upper-division standing or consent of instructor; appropriate proficiency for level.

Enrolled Students

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Office Hours for Winter 2020

Sadegholvad, Ellie

Heritage Language Program Academic Coordinator

esadegholvad@ucsd.edu
Office Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 11:00am-12:30pm, or by appointment
APM 3250

Arya, Shaurya

Heritage Hindi Instructor

sharya@ucsd.edu
Office Hours:  Monday & Friday 9:00-9:50am
APM 3351A