East Asian Languages and Cultures | Third Year Chinese II - Gradaute
C534 | ALL | Chang, H.
Prerequisite: grade of C or higher in C533/C301 or equivalent
This course, conducted entirely in Chinese, is learner-centered,
content-based, and proficiency-driven. It seeks to further develop
students' overall language proficiency through extensive reading of
modern texts in various styles. Students will have opportunities to
narrate personal experience, discuss current social problems, and
explore cultural issues.
The class meets five hours a week: two one-hour interactive lectures
and three one-hour drills. Both lectures and drills aim at
vocabulary expansion, consolidation of essential grammatical
patterns, and the development of skills to approach authentic
Daily and active participation in class is required. The grade will
be based on daily performance, homework assignments, quizzes, lesson
tests, and three oral/written unit tests.