• Offered by School of Culture History and Language
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Classification Transitional
  • Course subject Chinese
  • Areas of interest Asian Languages
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Yanyin Zhang
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in First Semester 2018
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This course is the initial written component of a one-year beginners program in  Standard Modern Chinese (Putonghua or Mandarin).    

Learning Outcomes

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

Active knowledge of a limited set of Chinese characters.

Other Information

This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one course applies to both courses combined.

Indicative Assessment

In-class performance (20%)

Weekly take-home writing exercises (20%)

Mid-semester examination (20%)

Final written examination (40%)

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Requisite and Incompatibility

You cannot enrol in this course if you have already completed CHIN1013.

Prescribed Texts

New Practical Chinese Reader, Textbook 1, Workbook 1 (Beijing: Beijing Language and Culture Press 2015, 3rd Edition)

Specialisations

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. Tuition fees are indexed annually. 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
2018 $3180
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4860
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.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
3019 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person N/A

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