• Offered by School of Culture History and Language
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Course subject Mongolian Language
  • Areas of interest Asian Languages

This course enables students to reach an upper intermediate level of Mongolian. It consolidates and builds on  the skills learned in Mongolian 1, 2 and 3. It focuses on active oral and writing skills and on reading comprehension. 

Learning Outcomes

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 Intermediate level of Mongolian to:

1. Use correctly all additional 850 vocabulary items introduced in the course textbook.
2. Understand and produce phrase and sentence structures enabling them to converse and write extended passages on a wide range of topics with some vocabulary support.
3. Communicate in a wide range of contexts including discussion of gender roles, politics, diplomacy, law and crime, and health.
4. Utilize in communication a cultural understanding of Mongolian culture, economy, education, infrastructure, tackling of corruption and reform of legal system, and traditional versus modern medicine.

Other Information

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

Indicative Assessment

Mid-term test - 25% (LOs 1,2,3)
Oral test - 10% (LOs 2,3,4)
On-going tests and quizzes at completion of every lesson - 10% (LOs 1,2,3,4)
Writing project - 20% (LOs 1,2,4)
Final examination - 35% (LOs 1,2,3,4)

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Workload

Ten hours per week total, including 1 hour face-to-face online tutorial, 3 hours of online modules and 6 hours of independent study

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course students must have completed MNGL2002 Mongolian 3 or complete a language proficiency placement test. Students who have completed MNGL6103 are not able to enrol in this course.

Prescribed Texts

Sain baina uu Mongolian Language Textbook Two by L.Tserenchunt and Sharon Luethy  with a cassette

Khalkha Mongolian Pronunciation by Ch.Battulga and Mika Laiho with a cassette

Preliminary Reading

Survival Mongolian by Legdengiin Tserenchunt and Sharon Luethy with a cassette

Mongolian Grammar by Rita Kullmann and D. Tserenpil, 2001

English-Mongolian and Mongolian English mini-dictionary by Pureviin Uvsh and Legdengiin Tserenchunt, 2004

Assumed Knowledge

Introductory Mongolian language; knowledge of Japanese, Korean or Turkish useful, though not essential.

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 $2820
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4320
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
8927 22 Jul 2019 29 Jul 2019 31 Aug 2019 25 Oct 2019 Online N/A

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