- Code CHIN3023
- 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
This is a third-year Modern Chinese language course, designed for students of Chinese as a foreign language at a high intermediate or beginning advance level.
Taking an integrated approach, this course aims at developing students’ fluency and accuracy through reading and discussion on topics concerning situation and issues in contemporary China. The course will place a special focus on building reading skills. This course is a continuation of CHIN 3022: Modern Chinese 5 in Semester One.
There are four contact hours per week, including two hours of lectures and two hours of tutorials. The course will be taught mainly in Chinese.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills at an Advanced level of Standard Modern Chinese to:
1. Use an active vocabulary of about 3,500 items.
2. Identify more advanced grammatical rules and more complicated sentence structures relevant to a range of conversational situations and texts;
3. Communicate spontaneously and with confidence in writing and speaking on a range of intellectually and linguistically challenging topics, such as Chinese economic development and the impact on China of the one-child policy.
4. Analyse aspects of contemporary Chinese culture, society and politics, such as divorce in China, and the issues faced by full-time house wives.
Proficiency level: completion of this course is roughly equivalent to HSK 6.
This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one course applies to both courses combined.
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Four contact hours per week. The total workload for the course is 130 hours including independent study.
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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|
|7231||23 Jul 2018||30 Jul 2018||31 Aug 2018||26 Oct 2018||In Person||N/A|