Department of Oriental Studies


  • To know Pali is a language of Indo-European Family.
  • To know Pali is the basis of Myanmar language.
  • To know Pali is the media of writing in Myanmar.
  • To know the contribution of Pali to the growth of Myanmar as a national language.
  • To know Pali is the most important in the field of Myanmar Culture.


Staff

Professor

Dr. Theingi Cho
Head
Department of Oriental Studies

Professors
Dr. Theingi Cho Ph.D
Dr. San San Win
Ph.D
Associate Professors
Dr. Pon Pon
Ph.D
Dr. Akar Moe Thu
Ph.D
Dr. Myint Theingi Win
Ph.D
Lecturers
Daw Naing Naing Maw
MA
Dr. Thin Thin Mu
Ph.D
Dr. Khin Pa Pa Aung Ph.D



PROGRAM OF STUDIES

  • For B.A(Oriental Studies)Degree, the following course are required. They are taught through multimedia: Text book, cassette lesson, radio lesson, T.V. lesson, DBS lesson, C.D.ROMs interactive lesson, assignment and face-to-face intensive course etc.


CURRICULUM & SYLLABUS


First Year - First Semester
OS - 1101Pali Language
OS - 1102Pali Literature (Prose)
                                                           
First Year - Second Semester
OS - 1103 Pali Language
OS - 1104 Pali Literature (Poetry)

Second Year - First Semester
OS - 2101 Pali Language
OS - 2102 Pali Literature (Prose)
OS - 2103 Pali Literature (Poetry)
OS - 2004 Buddhist Councils
Second Year - Second Semester
OS - 2104 Pali Language
OS - 2105 Pali Literature (Prose)
OS - 2106 Pali Philology
OS - 2010 Buddhist Councils

Second Year Myanmar Specialization
First Semester
OS - 2003 Pali Literature (Prose)


Second Year Myanmar Specialization
Second Semester
OS - 2008 Pali Literature (Poetry)



Third Year - First Semester
OS - 3101  
Pali Literature(Poetry)   
OS - 3102 Pali Literature(Prose)  
OS - 3103 Sanskrit Language
OS - 3104 Prakrit
OS - 3106                       
History  of Buddhism                                               
Third Year - Second Semester
OS - 3108
Pali Literature(Poetry)
OS - 3109 Pali Literature(Prose)
OS - 3110 Sanskrit Language
OS - 3111 Prakrit
OS - 3112 History  of Buddhism

       

  Fourth Year - First Semester
OS - 4101  
Pali Literature(Canonical)   
OS - 4102 Pali Literature(Non- Canonical)  
OS - 4103 Sanskrit Language
OS - 4104Epigraphy
OS - 4106                       
Buddhist Ethics                                                       
  Fourth Year - Second Semester
OS - 4108                                       
Pali Literature(Canonical)                                                                    
OS - 4109 Pali Literature(Non- Canonical)                  
OS - 4110 Sanskrit Language      
OS - 4111                                 Epigraphy                                                                                         
OS - 4113                       
Buddhist Philosophy                                                       
  Fourth Year Myanmar Studies  - First Semester
MS - 4102  Buddhist Culture               
  Fourth Year Myanmar Studies  - Second Semester
MS - 4107                                                  
 Contribution of Pali to Myanmar Language and Literature                                          

PROVIDED DEGREES

  • After successfully completing fourth years course,Bachelor of Arts ( B.A.). degree will be provided for Oriental Studies Specialization.


TELEVISION PROGRAMMES

TV BROADCASTED IN 2018 - First Year
SNo. Subject Specialization Lesson Name Broadcaster
1
OS-1103 Participles
Dr. Thandar Win (Lecturer) 
2
OS-1104 Khuddakapatha, Mangala Sutta
Dr. Khin Pa Pa Aung (Lecturer)
TV BROADCASTED IN 2018 - Second Year
1
OS-2101 Sandhi (Euphony)
Dr. Nyo Me Aung (Professors)
2
OS-2105 Vinaya Pitaka: Mahavagga
Dr. Khin Pa Pa Aung (Lecturer)
3
OS-2106 Introduction to Pali, Ten Major Braches of Indo-European Family
Dr. Thuzar Nyunt (Lecturer)
4

OS-2010 Buddhist Councils
The Fourth Buddhist Council
Dr. Khin Pa Pa Aung (Lecturer)
5

OS-2008 သုတၱပိဋက၊ ေထရဂါထာ
Dr. Theingi Cho (Professor)(Head)
TV BROADCASTED IN 2018 - Third Year
1
OS-3108 Udana Pali
Dr. Thandar Win  (Lecturer)
2
OS-3102 MajjhimaNikaya:
Culamalukyasutta, Culakammavibangasutta
Dr. Nyo Me Aung (Professor)
3
OS-3110 Sandhi (Consonantal & Visarga Sandhi)
Dr. Theingi Cho (Professor)(Head)
4

OS-3111 Introduction to Prakrit
Dr. Theingi Cho (Professor)(Head)
5

OS-3112 History of Budhism in Thailand
Dr. Pa Pa Aung (Professor)
TV BROADCASTED IN 2018 - Fourth Year
1
OS-4108 Dighanikaya: Singalasutta
Dr. Thandar Win (Lecturer)
2
OS-4102                   
Dhammapada Atthakatha: Anathapindikasetthivatthu, Cittagahapativatthu
Dr. Nyo Me Aung (Professor)
3
OS-4110 Declension
(Declension of Nouns Ending in consonants)
Dr. Pa Pa Aung (Professor)
4
OS-4111 Introduction to the Asokan Inscriptions   
Dr. Theingi Cho (Professor)
(Head)
5

OS-4113 Hiri-Ottappa, Brahmavihara, Anicca, Dukkha, Anatta
Dr. Thuzar Nyunt (Lecturer)
6

MS-4107 The Contribution of Pali in the Development of Myanmar Literature (The Early Period)
Dr. Thuzar Nyunt (Lecturer)

ACTIVITIES



CONTACT

Department of Oriental Studies University of Distance Education, Yangon (47) A Inya Road, Kamaryut Township, Yangon,Myanmar
Oriental Studies YUDE Campus, Building(19)
(951) 512865
(951-01-534513) (951-01-537411-13, Ext.116)
yuderector@mptmail.net.mm
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