Urdu

Urdu at SASLI

Offered at the elementary and intermediate levels

SASLI Faculty is hired on a summer-by-summer basis. Both faculty and textbooks may change from year to year.

2011

Elementary Urdu

Lecturer: Qamar Jalil

Textbook: Packets will be available for purchase at SASLI office.

Syllabus: Download PDF

Intermediate Urdu

Lecturer: Ashok Rajput

Textbook: "Urdu: Readings in Literary Urdu Prose" (students will need to purchase before arriving at SASLI - please contact SASLI for more information)


2010

Elementary Urdu

Lecturer: Qamar Jalil
Teaching Assistant: Kalsoom Shah

Syllabus: 2010 Elementary Urdu Syllabus

Textbook: Course Packet ($40) - Available at the SASLI office, 204 Ingraham Hall

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Intermediate Urdu

Lecturer: Wafadar Husain
Teaching Assistant: Kalsoom Shah

Textbooks: Available at the University Book Store, 711 State Street

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2009

Elementary Urdu

Lecturer: Qamar Jalil
Teaching Assistant: Max Bruce

Syllabus: 2009 Elementary Urdu Syllabus

Textbook: Beginning Urdu by Virendra Singh (Available at SASLI office, room 204 Ingraham)

Intermediate Urdu

Lecturer: Wafadar Husain

Syllabus: 2009 Intermediate Urdu Syllabus

Textbooks: 1. Ruth Laila Schmidt, Urdu: An Essential Grammar
2. C.M. Naim, Introductory Urdu: Volume II, National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language
3. Ali S. Asani and Syed Akbar Hyder, Let’s Study Urdu: An Introductory Urdu Course
4. Gopi Chand Narang, Urdu: Readings in Literary Urdu Prose, National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language
All textbooks will be available for purchase at the University Bookstore, 711 State Street


2008

Elementary Urdu

Lecturer: Qamar Jalil
Teaching Assistant: Max Bruce

Textbook: Course Packet (Available at SASLI office, room 203 Ingraham, $45)

Syllabus: 2008 Elementary Urdu Syllabus

Intermediate Urdu

Lecturer: Faraz Masood Sheikh
Teaching Assistant: Max Bruce

Textbook: • Course Packet ($15)
• Let's Study Urdu!: An Introductory Course: v. 1 by Ali S. Asani & Syed Akbar Hyder
• Urdu: An Essential Grammar by Ruth Laila Schmidt
• Introduction to Hindi Grammar by Usha R. Jain
(Course Packet can be purchased at 203 Ingraham. Textbooks can be purchased at the University Book Store, 711 State Street)

Syllabus: 2008 Intermediate Urdu Syllabus


2007

Elementary Urdu

Lecturer: Qamar Jalil
Teaching Assistant: Faraz Masood Sheikh


When classes are cancelled it is usually due to low enrollment. Please be sure to apply to SASLI as early as possible to help ensure that your class will be offered.

SASLI
204 Ingraham Hall
1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706

Ph: 608-261-1194
Fax: 608-265-3062

sasli@southasia.wisc.edu