- Code CHIN6530
- Unit Value 6 units
- 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 PGRD
- Dr Michael Schimmelpfennig
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2014
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The basic grammar of Classical Chinese and introductory readings.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
1. To acquire an introductory command of Classical Chinese and to develop a rudimentary understanding of aspects of its syntax
2. To acquire skills of literary translation from Classical Chinese into English and an understanding of the history of translation in China
3. To become familiar with a range of issues, both theoretical and methodological, pertaining to Chinese Studies/Sinology
4. To develop skills in the use of a range of basic Chinese and English language Sinological bibliographical and other reference tools
5. To have applied these various skills, understandings and methodologies to specific topics in the Sinological field
4 x Translation Assignments (10% each) - 40%
Final Examination - 35%
1 x Essay (min. 2000 words) - 25%
The first form of assessment as listed above (translation assignments), is designed to develop learning outcomes 2 and 3; the essay is designed to develop learning outcomes 3-5; the final examination is designed to consolidate learning outcome 1.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2792||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014||In Person||N/A|