ASIAN 404 A: Writing Systems

Spring 2024
Meeting:
MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm / SMI 102
SLN:
21500
Section Type:
Lecture
Instructor:
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 Met:
Arts and Humanities (A&H)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
March 3, 2024 - 12:19 pm