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Welcome to the Kwantlen Punjabi Page!

 

Sat sri akal!  Namaste!  Asalam Alaikum!

 

Kwantlen offers the following Punjabi courses at its Surrey campus:

Punjabi 1100 Introductory Punjabi I 3
Punjabi 1101 Introductory Punjabi II 3
Punjabi 2200 Intermediate Punjabi I 3
Punjabi 2201 IntermediatePunjabi II 3
Punjabi 3300 Punjabi Canadian Literature 3


COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

PUNJ 1100

Students who have little or no previous knowledge of Punjabi script will learn to read and write at the basic level. They will use the communicative approach to develop the ability to speak, comprehend, read and write Punjabi while exploring the Punjabi culture.

Note: Any student who has recently taken Grade 12 Punjabi (or has Punjabi reading/writing skills that meet the level in this course) is not permitted to register in this introductory course.

PUNJ 1101

Students who have a basic knowledge of Punjabi script will learn to further develop their ability to speak, comprehend, read and write Punjabi while exploring the Punjabi culture.

Note: If you have taken Punjabi 11 and received a B or an A, then you may wish to begin with this course.

Note: Any student with Grade 12 Punjabi is not permitted to register in this introductory course.

PUNJ 2200

Students will use the communicative approach to review and expand their knowledge of basic Punjabi grammar. While further exploring the Punjabi culture, students will continue to develop oral, listening, reading and writing skills at the intermediate level.

PUNJ 2201

Students will use the communicative approach to reinforce and expand their linguistic skills at the intermediate level through integrated and interactive practice in reading, writing, listening and speaking. Students will also continue to work on their intercultural learning skills

PUNJ 3300

Students read and discuss writings by Punjabi Canadian authors (poetry, short stories, plays, excerpts from novels)


WHICH COURSE SHOULD I REGISTER IN.docx

 

PUNJABI COURSE TIMETABLE (Spring 2013)

PLEASE REMEMBER to register for a conversation class as well as the lecture class, otherwise you will encounter problems with your registration.

 

Learning objectives for Punjabi 1100, 1101

Application procedures

 

Getting Ready

Whether you're a current or prospective student, start by exploring this web site. Come prepared for the first class by buying your textbook and the Punjabi 1100 / 1101 COURSE MANUAL, and by familiarizing yourself with the main sections of your textbook. See you then!

 

If you need any more information, please do not hesitate to contact me:

Ranbir Johal
E-Mail: ranbir.johal@kwantlen.ca
Msg: 604-599-2222 Voicemail: 9354
Tel: 604-599-2488 Fax: 604-599-2279
Office G2017 (Surrey Campus)

 

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