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Last approved: Fri, 13 Mar 2015 08:44:45 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Chinese (CHIN)
CHIN
1001
Beginning Chinese I
Beginning Chinese I
Fall 2015
0,4
Course Type
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
No

Corequisites

75

Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
No
 
Yes
Fee Type
Lab
60
Language Lab
No


Basic functional and communicative proficiency in Chinese. Development of listening and speaking skills, reading and writing abilities, and cultural awareness.
At the end of this course, students should be able to:
1. Comprehend authentic linguistic materials on daily conversational topics, such as greetings, talking about hobbies, telling time, food and eating, entertaining friends, making phone calls and etc, in both the written and the spoken forms.
2. Know some basic aspects of the Chinese culture and be able to pay attention to these aspects in their own communication with native speakers.
3. Analyze sentences using basic grammatical terms and tools.
4. Construct and create correct linguistic materials on their own, in both written and spoken forms.
5. Recognize and produce over 200 Chinese characters.
6. Form a foundation for future studies of the Chinese language.
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Course Attribute
CCAS - GCR: Foreign Languages
This change is parallel to the SLAV 1001-First Year Russian - Course description.
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