Courses

See the links (located in the left column of this page) to the Schedule of Classes. Choose a particular semester of interest, and refer to the Schedule for classes offered then.

See the UWM Schedule of Classes for a broader view of all UWM courses.

Certificate Courses Descriptions

HMONG 105 First-Semester Hmong
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Beginning Hmong for students with no previous knowledge of the language.
Prerequisites: none.
Course Rules: No cr for students w/cr in Hmong 107 or Hmong 108. Hmong 105 & Linguis 105 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another.
Last Taught: Fall 2011.
HMONG 106 Second-Semester Hmong
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Continuation of Hmong 105.
Prerequisites: Hmong 105/Linguis 105(P).
Course Rules: No cr for students w/cr in Hmong 107 or Hmong 108. Hmong 106 & Linguis 106 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another.
Last Taught: Spring 2012.
HMONG 107 First-Semester Hmong Literacy
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Introduction to literacy skills in Hmong. Intended for speakers of Hmong.
Prerequisites: none.
Last Taught: Fall 2017, Fall 2016, Fall 2015, Fall 2014.
HMONG 108 Second-Semester Hmong Literacy
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Continuation of Hmong 107(FLL 107/Linguis 161).
Prerequisites: Hmong 107(FLL 107/Linguis 161)(P).
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Spring 2017, Spring 2016, Spring 2015.
HMONG 192 First-Year Seminar:
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Specific topics are announced in the Schedule of Classes each time the class is offered.
Prerequisites: none.
General Education Requirements: CD, HU
Course Rules: Open only to freshmen. Students may earn cr in just one L&S First-Year Sem (course numbers 192, 193, 194).
HMONG 193 First-Year Seminar:
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Specific topics are announced in the Schedule of Classes each time the class is offered.
Prerequisites: none.
General Education Requirements: SS, CD
Course Rules: Open only to freshmen. Students may earn cr in just one L&S First-Year Sem (course numbers 192, 193, 194).
HMONG 199 Independent Study:
1-3 cr. Undergraduate.
Independent work under supervision of faculty or academic staff member. For further information, consult the program director. Students must submit a study proposal.
Prerequisites: 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, prog dir, & asst dean for SAS.
Course Rules: Retakable to 6 cr max.
Last Taught: Summer 2017.
HMONG 265 Hmong Americans: History, Culture, and Contemporary Life
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Hmong American history, the effects of the Vietnam War on Hmong culture, and the history of the resulting refugee immigrants in America.
Prerequisites: none.
General Education Requirements: SS, CD
Course Rules: Ethnic 265 & Hmong 265 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another.
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017, Fall 2016.
HMONG 289 Internship in Hmong Studies, Lower Division:
1-6 cr. Undergraduate.
Application of basic principles of Hmong Studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.
Prerequisites: 2.50 gpa, cons supervising faculty member.
Course Rules: One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max.
HMONG 296 UROP Apprenticeship:
1-3 cr. Undergraduate.
Undergraduate research participation in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty or staff.
Prerequisites: acceptance to UROP; prior or conc reg in UROP seminar.
Course Rules: One credit for 45 hrs research. Retakable to 9 cr max in any combination of UROP apprenticeship courses.
HMONG 297 Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate.
Designed to enroll students in UWM-sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially-prepared course work.
Prerequisites: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic.
HMONG 299 Ad Hoc:
1-6 cr. Undergraduate.
Course created expressly for offering in a specified enrollment period.
Prerequisites: none; add'l prereqs may be assigned to specific topic.
Course Rules: Requires only program dir & assoc dean approval. In exceptional circumstances, can be offered in one add'l sem. Retakable w/chg in topic.
HMONG 489 Internship in Hmong Studies, Upper Division
1-6 cr. Undergraduate.
Application of basic principles of Hmong Studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.
Prerequisites: jr st; 2.50 gpa, cons supervising faculty member.
Course Rules: One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max.
HMONG 496 Advanced UROP Apprenticeship:
1-3 cr. Undergraduate.
Advanced undergraduate research participation in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty or staff.
Prerequisites: acceptance to UROP; prior UROP apprenticeship or equiv rsrch experience.
Course Rules: One credit for 45 hrs research. Retakable to 9 cr max in any combination of UROP apprenticeship courses.
HMONG 497 Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate.
Designed to enroll students in UWM-sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially-prepared course work.
Prerequisites: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: UWinteriM 2018.
HMONG 499 Ad Hoc:
1-6 cr. Undergraduate.
Course created expressly for offering in a specified enrollment period.
Prerequisites: jr st; add'l prereqs may be assigned to specific topic.
Course Rules: Requires only program dir & assoc dean approval. In exceptional circumstances, can be offered in one add'l sem. Retakable w/chg in topic.
HMONG 699 Advanced Independent Study:
1-3 cr. Undergraduate.
Advanced level independent work under supervision of a Hmong Studies faculty or academic staff member. Students must submit a study proposal.
Prerequisites: jr st; 2.50 GPA; cons supervising instr, program coord, & asst dean of SAS
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Spring 2017, Summer 2016, Spring 2016.