Manchu Courses

Elementary Manchu (Manchu A).  Introduction to the Manchu language (script, morphology, syntax) with graded readings and translation exercises.

Elementary Manchu (Manchu B).  Continued introduction to Manchu grammar. Readings in a variety of historical and literary texts with emphasis on Manchu documentary sources.

Intermediate Manchu (Manchu 120a).  Readings in a wide variety of Manchu texts, including Qing documents, short stories, and diaries.

Advanced Manchu (Manchu 120b).  Reading in Manchu archival materials, other historical texts and literary texts. Some texts in pre-diacritical form.

Reading and Research (Manchu 300r).  Directed readings of texts related to student research. May be repeated for credit.