• Offered by School of Culture History and Language
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Course subject Chinese
  • Areas of interest Asian Languages
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Lihong Rambeau
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in Second Semester 2014
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(As for Advanced Readings in Chinese A) This course guides advanced students in extensive reading and in analysis and discussion of Chinese texts in a field of specialisation. It is suitable for heritage learners or students who have completed the Year in China course and have an advanced level of proficiency in spoken and written Chinese. The content of the course will be determined in the light of students’ specific needs and the availability of teaching, and will prepare students for independent research in their field.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

1. Acquire skills and knowledge to be  able to read unabridged Chinese texts on current major issues relating to China and Australia and conduct in-depth analysis and translation. 

2. Acquire two-way translation skills to a working level proficiency.

3. Attain knowledge of the social and cultural contexts necessary to translate Chinese texts into English, in the appropriate formal or informal register.

Indicative Assessment

One book review of 1000 words ((25%); (Learning outcomes 1, 3)

one seminar presentation and related essay of 1000 words (30%); (Learning outcomes 1, 2, 3)

one essay of 2000 words (50%) and classroom performance 10%. (Learning outcomes 1, 2, 3)

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Workload

Three contact hours per week

Requisite and Incompatibility

You will need to contact the School of Culture History and Language to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Majors

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Students continuing in their current program of study will have their tuition fees indexed annually from the year in which you commenced your program. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $1164
2004 $1926
2005 $2190
2006 $2190
2007 $2286
2008 $2286
2009 $2286
2010 $2358
2011 $2424
2012 $2472
2013 $2472
2014 $2478
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $2574
2004 $2916
2005 $3234
2006 $3240
2007 $3240
2008 $3240
2009 $3240
2010 $3240
2011 $3240
2012 $3240
2013 $3240
2014 $3246
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
6794 21 Jul 2014 01 Aug 2014 31 Aug 2014 30 Oct 2014 In Person N/A

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