Courses

Classroom Courses

View the Southeast Asian Studies undergraduate course list offering for fall 2020.

Distance Language Learning

  • Distance Burmese: Learn Burmese from anywhere in the world with Burmese language professor Tharaphi Than's distance Burmese courses from beginning to upper levels. These for-credit online courses are designed for professionals, community college students and anyone interested in learning Burmese. Classes will begin Aug. 24 and go through Dec. 11; participants must register as visiting students (no transcript necessary) or as a graduate student-at-large. For more information, see Distance Burmese page or email Professor Tharaphi Than at tthan@niu.edu or call CSEAS at 815-753-1771.
  • Distance Indonesian: Learn Indonesian from anywhere in the world with Indonesian language instructor Rahmi Aoyama's online Indonesian classes from beginning to advanced levels. These for-credit online courses are designed for professionals, community college students and anyone interested in learning Indonesian. Classes will begin Aug. 24 and go through Dec. 11; participants must register as visiting students (no transcript necessary) or as a graduate student-at-large. The instructor is also offering a non-credit Distance Indonesian class for those non-NIU students who want to continue their Indonesian language study. For more information on either the credit or no-credit options, see Distance Indonesian page or email Rahmi Aoyama, Ph.D. at rhartati1@niu.edu.
  • Distance Thai: Learn Thai from anywhere in the world with Thai language professor Kanjana Thepboriruk's online Thai classes from beginning to advanced levels. These for-credit online courses are designed for professionals, community college students and anyone interested in learning Thai. Classes will begin Aug. 24 and go through Dec. 11; participants must register as visiting students (no transcript necessary) or as a graduate student-at-large. For more information, see Distance Thai page or email Kanjana Thepboriruk at kanjana@niu.edu

Not-for-Credit Free Courses

Contact Us

Center for Southeast Asian Studies
520 College View Court
815-753-1771
cseas@niu.edu