CHIN - Chinese

CHIN – Chinese *CHIN 1301 and 1302 may be taught at external campuses as three hour courses without additional emphasis given to the communication aspect.

CHIN 1401. Beginning Chinese I - introductory Mandarin Chinese course focused of listening comprehension, speaking, short readings, and introduction to Chinese characters and culture. Additional emphasis given to the communicative aspect of acquiring a foreign language.

 

CHIN 1402. Beginning Chinese II – introductory Mandarin Chinese course focused on further development in listening comprehension, speaking, and reading, as well as basic composition and basic cultural understanding. Additional, intensive emphasis given to the communicative aspect of acquiring a foreign language. Prerequisite: CHIN 1401

CHIN 2301. Intermediate Chinese I - Mandarin Chinese course focused on refining listening comprehension, conversation, reading, and composition. Continued enhancement of cultural understanding. Prerequisite: CHIN 1402

 

CHIN 2302. Intermediate Chinese II - Mandarin Chinese course focused on further development and refining of listening comprehension, conversation, reading, and composition, as well as further advancement of cultural understanding. Prerequisite: CHIN 2301

CHIN 3300. Conversation and Composition - Enhances student’s ability to listen, speak, and compose in Mandarin Chinese. Prerequisite(s): CHIN 2302

CHIN 3305. Introduction to Chinese Literature - Overview of some of the major literary movements, authors, and works from beginning to present. Prerequisite(s): CHIN 2302

CHIN 3316. Topics in Chinese - Topics vary to include aspects of Chinese language, literature, or culture not covered in other courses. May be repeated once when topics change. Prerequisite(s): CHIN 2302