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ASIAN 404 A: Writing Systems

Meeting Time: 
TTh 1:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: 
ART 317
SLN: 
10551
Instructor:
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Richard G. Salomon
Catalog Description: 
Comprehensive theoretical and historical overview of written language worldwide. Includes origins and early development of writing in the Near East, Asia, and the Americas; relationships between spoken and written languages; types and characteristic of writing systems (logographics, syllabic, and alphabetic); and methods used for decipherment of ancient languages. Offered: W.
GE Requirements: 
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Writing (W)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 17, 2018 - 9:30pm
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