Course of the Week
With a history that stretches from the early 2nd millennium BCE to the present Sanskrit is a language that provides the essential keys for understanding the history, culture and knowledge systems of South Asia. See below for our selection of 2016W SANS courses!
Since offering its first Chinese language courses in 1957-1958, UBC has developed one of the most comprehensive programs of Chinese studies in North America. 200 Level 300 Level 400 Level
Everyone has heard about Bollywood, but that is not the only game in town!
Studying Hong Kong cinema allows students to understand the global reach of a major international industry and the local expression of Hong Kong identity through visual spectacle, story, style, stars, and sound.
UBC offers one of the longest-standing Punjabi-language programs in the world, outside of South Asia.
Asia 371 “Foundations of Chinese Thought” represents the first time that a course in the Faculty of Arts at UBC will be taught in a “flipped classroom” mode.
ASIA 356 will examine Korean film as a guide to the many political, social, and cultural changes Korea has undergone over the last couple of centuries.
UBC offers the only university for credit comprehensive Cantonese language program in Canada. See what courses we offer in 2016W.
UBC offers one of the few 4-year Korean language programs in North America. Look at our 2016W course offerings!
UBC offers Persian language courses for beginners and heritage learners.