Burmese is offered from Cornell by Professor Yu Yu Khaing. For more information, please contact yk696@cornell.edu.

Course Offerings

Elementary Burmese

This course is designed to equip the beginning learners with the reading and writing skills that are the essential first steps in learning the language. Burmese script is beautiful and not very complicated, but it is based on principles that are unlike any European language. In this first semester, you will develop competency in reading and writing it. You will also learn some basic spoken Burmese and essential grammatical concepts.

For class times and locations, please see the Schedule page.