2013-14 Catalog

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Offering Description

Chinese, Advanced Beginning I


Winter 2014 quarter

Lin Crowley media and Chinese studies
Fields of Study
language studies
One quarter of college-level Chinese or equivalent

This course is designed for students who have some prior experience in Chinese language and know the use of Chinese pinyin system. The course will begin with a review and assessment from which the starting points for new learning will be determined. The emphasis is placed on continued introduction of standard Mandarin Chinese listening comprehension, speaking, reading and writing, with special attention to the building of useful vocabularies through interactive practice and small group activities. Learning activities may also include speaker presentations and field trips. The class is fast-paced with use of internet and computerized software to accelerate the learning. Chinese history and culture will be included as it relates to each language lesson. The course is highly recommended for those who want to take part in the summer Chinese travel study program.

Academic Website
Advertised Schedule
5:30-7:30p Tue/Thu
Online Learning
Enhanced Online Learning
Greener Store
Required Fees
$10 museum admission fee
Offered During

Program Revisions

Date Revision
November 8th, 2013 New course added Nov 7, 2013.