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Reading Tibetan

Learning to read Tibetan
4.4
4.4/5
(8 reviews)
38 students
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9.3

CourseMarks Score®

9.5

Freshness

9.1

Feedback

8.7

Content

Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 33m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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CourseMarks Score®

9.3 / 10

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9.5 / 10
This course was last updated on 7/2021.

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9.1 / 10
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Content Score

8.7 / 10
Video Score: 7.8 / 10
The course includes 1h 33m video content. Courses with more videos usually have a higher average rating. We have found that the sweet spot is 16 hours of video, which is long enough to teach a topic comprehensively, but not overwhelming. Courses over 16 hours of video gets the maximum score.
Detail Score: 8.5 / 10

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Extra Content Score: 9.9 / 10

Tests, exercises, articles and other resources help students to better understand and deepen their understanding of the topic.

This course contains:

0 article.
50 resources.
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1 tests or quizzes.

Table of contents

Description

Whether you are a total beginner or someone looking for an easier way to learn how to read Tibetan, this course is made for you. We have tailored this course for different levels of people who do not know how to read Tibetan yet.
We will cover all you need to know to be able to read Tibetan effectively: from tones to syntactic concepts, history to modern pronunciation and more!
This course includes academic theory as well as practical and useful knowledge to let you understand the Tibetan culture better as well as proficiently read the language.
To make everyone find what they need, the contents include: 
1. Introduction
2. Get the Most from This Course
3. History
4. EXERCISE: Set the Stage for Success
5. FAQ: dialects and pronunciation
Tones
1. Introduction
2. Lower aspirated
3. Lower un-aspirated
4. High un-aspirated
5. High aspirated
6. EXERCISE: recognise the tones
7. Conclusion
Consonants
1. Introduction
2. Lines 1-2
3. Lines 3-4
4. EXERCISE: Explore Your Role Models
5. Lines 5-6
6. Lines 7-8
7. EXERCISE
8. Conclusion
Vowels
1. Introduction
2. 4 vowels
3. Mark root letter
4. EXERCISE: reading
5. Conclusion
Prefixes
1. Introduction
2. 8
3. effect
4. EXERCISE: reading
5. Silent, or?
6. Conclusion

Suffixes
1. Introduction
2. 12
3. Consonant rule
4. Umlaut rule
5. Combined rules
6. EXERCISE: reading
7. Conclusion
Post-suffixes

1. Introduction
2. 2
3. EXERCISE: reading
4. Conclusion

Superscripts
1. Introduction
2. number
3. similarities?
4. EXERCISE: reading
6. Conclusion

Subscripts
1. Introduction
2. rata
3. yata
4. other
5. EXERCISE: reading
6. Conclusion

Exceptions
1. Introduction
2. ་བ་
3. དབ་
4. EXERCISE: reading
5. Conclusion

Conclusion
1.What Next?
2. Bonus Lecture: More FAQs with [Instructor’s Name]
An extra section will include how to read transliterated Sanskrit in Tibetan.

You will learn

✓ Reading Tibetan

Requirements

• none

This course is for

• Buddhists, polyglots, Tibetans, Tibetan Buddhists language enthusiasts, tattoo artists

How much does the Reading Tibetan course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $14.99. And currently there is a 25% discount on the original price of the course, which was $19.99. So you save $5 if you enroll the course now.

Does the Reading Tibetan course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, Reading Tibetan has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

Currently we could not find a scholarship for the Reading Tibetan course, but there is a $5 discount from the original price ($19.99). So the current price is just $14.99.

Who is the instructor? Is Adelaide Foster a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Adelaide Foster has created 1 courses that got 8 reviews which are generally positive. Adelaide Foster has taught 38 students and received a 4.4 average review out of 8 reviews. Depending on the information available, Adelaide Foster is a TRUSTED instructor.
Language Teacher
I was born in Switzerland. When I finished my high school, I accomplished a long time wish to go live with Tibetans and become ordained. I stayed living with Tibetans for 13 years, studying in a traditional setting Buddhist philosophy in Tibetan. Since then, I’ve come back to Europe and studied linguistics at university as well as cognitive science. I’ve also translated numerous teachings, including ones given by the Dalai Lama.

9.3

CourseMarks Score®

9.5

Freshness

9.1

Feedback

8.7

Content

Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 33m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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