- Code THAI1002
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Thai
- Areas of interest Asian Languages
- Academic career UGRD
- Chintana Sandilands
- Mode of delivery Online or In Person
First Semester 2015
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(b) drill on basic syntatic patterns
(c) elementary conversation
(d) introduction to the Thai writing system
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
By the completion of this unit the student will be able to:
• give, request and understand simple personal and biographical information
• give, request and understand simple directions about location
• give and follow simple instructions
• make simple transactions in shops, restaurants or other familiar institutions when the transaction does not involve negotiation of a problematic situation
• use simple communication strategies to ask for help with or repetition of unfamiliar words
• give basic description of physical ailments and treatment
• read some short, basic information texts in Thai
Other InformationSuggested follow-up course: Thai 1B THAI1003.
All students with previous 'language experience or exposure' are required to take a language placement test to determine their language proficiency in order to ensure enrolment into the language course at the most appropriate level.
The Course Convenor, in consultation with the Language Convenor will move students into an appropriate level course if students are deemed to be of a different proficiency level. Students are also encouraged to consult their course convenors immediately upon if they find that their proficiency level differs from that expected by the course.
As language courses are sequential, this may mean that students can only commence their language course in the following semester.
Oral tests during the semester (40%), written assignments (20%), written mid-semester and final exam (40%).
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Five hours per week
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- 6 units
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|1359||16 Feb 2015||06 Mar 2015||31 Mar 2015||29 May 2015||In Person||N/A|
|3644||16 Feb 2015||06 Mar 2015||31 Mar 2015||29 May 2015||Online||N/A|