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From this unit onward, all readings in this schedule must be completed by the day under which they are listed. This requirement is assessed via TRAs, homework and End-of-Unit Challenges throughout the semester.

CAUTION: I still reserve the right to make revisions to on-line materials prior to their discussion in class at the relevant point in the semester. Therefore WAIT until that time to print out materials you wish to have on hand, such as terms, excerpts and assignment guidelines.

Unit 3a: Pre-Historic & Early Medieval Tibet & Southeast Asia (1st - 12th century CE)

Dates Tasks Readings
Mon, Nov 18

*Unit 2 Practice Instuctions*
DUE beginning of class,
with worksheet attached

TRA #3a
(individual & team)

overview of Scenario 2b & Reading Guide 2b

view audio-visual excerpts


STUDY key concepts in these overviews for TRA #3a:

BROWSE on-line information regarding contemporary practices described in Scenario 3a:

A. touring Monument Valley & Canyon de Chelly
     inside a Mormon Temple | other LDS temples
B. Sufi Muslims gather for dhikr
    (repetition of the names of Allah)
C. one students' explanation of Jewish Midrash

Wed, Nov 20

ApEx Set 3a

(*2 HOMEWORK PAGES REQUIRED* - use optional homework worksheet if helpful: PDF | MS Word)

LOCATE examples from these primary sources (use the Reading Guide to get oriented) to address the homework prompt (see *bottom third* of Scenario 3a)

A. "Excerpts from Borobudur" (ASA: RDR, 131-38)

B. "The Royal Way of Supreme Compassion" (RAP: RDR, 139-42)

VIEW the following images to inform your reading of the above sources:

Mon, Nov 25

ApEx Set 3a, continued

(*HOMEWORK REQUIRED* - use optional homework worksheet if helpful: PDF | MS Word)


LOCATE examples from these primary sources (use the Reading Guide to get oriented) to address the homework prompt (see *bottom third* of Scenario 3a)

C. "Auspicious Things" (RAP: RDR, 143-50)

VIEW the following images to inform your reading of the above sources:

Wed, Nov 27

End-of-Unit Challenge 3a

  • 10 multiple choice questions
  • culminating team activity

 

 

REVIEW & STUDY TERMS & EXCERPTS from the Reading Guide in these primary sources for End-of-Unit Challenge 3a:

  • "Excerpts from Borobudur" (ASA: RDR, 131-38)
  • "The Royal Way of Supreme Compassion" (RAP: RDR, 139-42)
  • "Auspicious Things" (RAP: RDR, 143-50)

STUDY TERMS marked with asterisks (*) in the Reading Guide using these **ONLINE** EB overviews (click links below to access) for End-of-Unit Challenge 3a:

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