FLEN - Foreign Language--English

Irina A. Kappler-Crookston, Dept. Chair (302Admin. Bldg. 83844-3174 phone 208/885-6179; forlang@uidaho.edu).

Courses Offered in English Courses

No knowledge of foreign language required.  May be used to fulfill the CLASS humanities requirement.

FLEN 200 Seminar

FLEN 200 (s) Seminar (cr arr)

FLEN 204 Special Topics

FLEN 204 (s) Special Topics (cr arr)

FLEN 210 Introduction to Classic Mythology

FLEN 210 Introduction to Classical Mythology (3 cr)

Gen Ed: Humanities

Introduction to classical myths and legends, focusing on the classical stories of creation, gods, and heroes.

FLEN 243 English Word Origins

FLEN 243 English Word Origins (3 cr)

Fundamental Latin and Greek roots of words used in the humanities, social and natural science; emphasis on terminology of fields in which students are interested; introduction to the history of the English Language and its relationship with other languages; knowledge of Greek or Latin is not required.

FLEN 270 Introduction to Greek and Roman Civilization

FLEN 270 Introduction to Greek and Roman Civilization (3 cr)

Gen Ed: Social Science

See Hist 270.

FLEN 298 Internship

FLEN 298 (s) Internship (cr arr)

FLEN 299 Directed Study

FLEN 299 (s) Directed Study (cr arr)

FLEN 307 The European Union

FLEN 307 The European Union (3 cr)

Gen Ed: Social Science, International

A cross-cultural examination of the European Union, its history, evolution, and current functioning; social, cultural, and political differences among union partners; economic structure and demographics; business culture.

FLEN 308 European Immigration and Integration

FLEN 308 European Immigration and Integration (3 cr)

Gen Ed: Social Science, International

An examination of immigration and integration into Europe since the formation of the European Union; national and international debates; accomplishment and failures; hopes and fears; anti-foreign sentiments and the recurrence of nationalisms.

FLEN 313 French/Francophone Literature in Translation

FLEN 313 French/Francophone Literature in Translation (3 cr)

Gen Ed: Humanities, International

Major modern French and Francophone authors in English translation; knowledge of French is not required.

FLEN 315 French/Francophone Cinema in Translation

FLEN 315 French/Francophone Cinema in Translation (3 cr)

Representative works of French and Francophone cinema studied and discussed in English translation; knowledge of French is not required. (Spring, alt/yrs.)

FLEN 324 Topics in German Literature in Translation

FLEN 324 Topics in German Literature in Translation (3 cr, max 6)

Gen Ed: Humanities, International

Major German-language authors in English translation; knowledge of German is not required.

FLEN 326 Chinese Cinema in Translation

FLEN 326 Chinese Cinema in Translation (3 cr)

This course introduces students to China and Chinese culture through the lens of Chinese cinema. This class covers the major landmarks in Chinese film history and will help familiarize students with representative movements, directors, actors and actresses in the Chinese film industry. Students will also be introduced to basic Chinese phrases and concepts that will help further their appreciation of Chinese culture and artistic traditions. This course is taught in English.

FLEN 331 Japanese Anime

FLEN 331 Japanese Anime (3 cr)

Gen Ed: Humanities, International

Selected Japanese animated films are studied as cultural products; each film is situated in its socioeconomic, political, cultural, and/or historical contexts. Japanese language proficiency not required.

FLEN 390 Representation and Reality in Spanish Cinema

FLEN 390 Representation and Reality in Spanish Cinema (3 cr)

Examines how Spanish film represents contemporary issues such as immigration and identity for domestic and international audiences.

FLEN 391 Hispanic Film

FLEN 391 Hispanic Film (3 cr)

Gen Ed: Humanities, International

Same as LAS 391. Open to all students. A maximum of 3 cr in FLEN 391 and 394 may be counted toward a major in Spanish. Genre, structure, and style of representative fiction and nonfiction films of Spain and Latin America.

FLEN 394 Latin American Literature in Translation

FLEN 394 Latin American Literature in Translation (3 cr)

Gen Ed: Humanities, International

Same as LAS 394. A maximum of 3 cr in FLEN 391 and 394 may be counted toward a major in Spanish. Major Spanish-language authors in English translation; knowledge of Spanish is not required. (Alt/yrs)

FLEN 396 Ecuador/Amazon/Galapagos

FLEN 396 Ecuador/Amazon/Galapagos (3 cr)

Analysis of Ecuadorian and Andean culture through classes, service-learning projects in Quito, living with a host family, and studying biodiversity and ecotourism in the Amazon Rainforest and on the Galapagos Islands.

FLEN 398 Internship

FLEN 398 (s) Internship (cr arr)

FLEN 400 Seminar

FLEN 400 (s) Seminar (cr arr)

FLEN 404 Special Topics

FLEN 404 (s) Special Topics (cr arr)

FLEN 498 Internship

FLEN 498 (s) Internship (cr arr)

FLEN 499 Directed Study

FLEN 499 (s) Directed Study (cr arr)

FLEN 501 Seminar

FLEN 501 (s) Seminar (cr arr)

FLEN 502 Directed Study

FLEN 502 (s) Directed Study (cr arr)

FLEN 504 Special Topics

FLEN 504 (s) Special Topics (cr arr)