Summer Skt at Harvard (final)

Michael Witzel witzel at
Mon May 5 01:05:32 UTC 1997

Updated version of the earlier announcement of January:

                 SUMMER SANSKRIT at HARVARD.

Like last year, I got several inquiries regarding our offering of
Introductory Sanskrit this summer, -- taught here since 1988. 


  SANS S-101 Elementary Sanskrit 
  (8 units)  Monday-Thursday 3:30 - 6 p.m.
  June 23 - August 15;  exam period Aug. 12-15
  Instructor: Michael Witzel 
  This course, equivalent to two semesters of course work, will 
  enable students to acquire the basic reading skills in Sanskrit. Stress
  will be placed on learning the Devanagari script, basic grammar and 
  essential vocabulary. Emphasis will also be given to correct 
  translation of passages from simple narrative literature to the epics.

Fees: Application fee (nonrefundable $35)
Tuition (credit or non-credit): 8 unit course: $ 2,820

      Health insurance  $95 (required if not covered by an American 
      On-campus housing (if desired):  room and board, eight week session:
             $ 2,500     
             (Housing deposit $ 540)  

Registration by mail, fax (credit card only, with full tuition and fees)
through June 4.

Late registration  June 5 - June 22 ($50 late fee).
                   June 23- June 27 ($100 late fee)

from Harvard Summer School, 51 Brattle Street, Cambridge MA 
02138-3722, USA
phone 617- 495 4024 

On-line catalogue:

Telnet:  (at the login type: courses and RETURN)
via modem:  617 496 8500, 
            choose option 4 (vine): 
            select Harv.Univ. course catalogs    
            then elect Summer school for catalogue and all other info.

For computer assistance call 617 496 2001 (Monday-Friday 9am-5pm)


Michael Witzel                              Department of Sanskrit
Wales Professor of Sanskrit                 and Indian Studies
Chair, Committee on South Asian Studies     53 Church Street
Harvard University                          Cambridge MA 02138, USA

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