hnd1002 hindi 2




Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject continues from HINDI 1. At the end of this subject students should be able to read and write everyday Hindi and understand and participate in conversations on topics such as people's occupations, going on holiday, visiting sacred sites, leisure and entertainment, and Indian food and customs.

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorIan Woolford

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites HND1001 or HND1BE1 or HND2BE1 or HND3BE1 or HND1BEA


Incompatible subjects HND1DBB, HND1BE2, HND2BE2, HND3BE2, HND1BEB

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Learning resources


Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsElementary HindiPrescribedR. Delacy and S.JoshiTUTTLE
ReadingsElementary Hindi WorkbookPrescribedR. Delacy and S.JoshiTUTTLE

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Awareness of and participation in the target language and cultural aspects of Hindi speaking areas of India

Tutorial participation, homework, lectures

02. Develop communicative skills through pair and group work activities

Oral work

03. Develop lifelong learning skills

Tutorial participation, homework, lectures

04. Integrating discrete learning to produce a new meaningful whole by participating in class, doing homework and completing assessment

End of semester written test

05. Learn to read and write and discuss a broad range of everyday discourse topics

Tutorial Participation, Homework

06. Participate in communicative activities in class, and related creative study in homework and assessment activities

Tutorial participation, homework, written tests

07. Speak about daily lives

Tutorial Participation

08. To find, critically evaluate and manage the information they retrieve from dictionaries and grammar summaries and to begin to apply understanding and synthesis.

Tutorial participation, homework

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2019, Semester 2, Day


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorIan Woolford

Class requirements

WorkShopWeek: 31 - 43
Two 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.


Assessment elementComments%ILO*
one 15-minute oral examination (250 words equivalent)1502, 07, 08
one 2-hour written examination (equivalent to 1,750 words)4004, 06
one 500-word diary exercise1003, 05, 08
three written and oral assignments (1500-words equivalent)3501, 02, 03, 06, 08