THAI 101

Elementary Thai

This course is an introduction to spoken and written Thai, and is designed for students with no prior knowledge of Thai. The course emphasizes the development of comprehension skills, spoken language competence, and elementary reading and writing skills. By the end of the course, students should be able to carry on a simple conversation in Thai, read Thai words with correct pronunciation, and write words and phrases in Thai. This course satisfies the university foreign language requirement and the language requirement in the Asian Studies Emphasis.