- Code VIET2002
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Vietnamese
- Areas of interest Asian Languages
An intermediate level of Vietnamese with an emphasis on active oral and writing skills. This course consolidates and builds on the foundation set in the first year. It focuses on active production of language in selected contexts to promote active recall of vocabulary items and their usage in the appropriate context using the correct grammatical form in accordance with accepted conversational conventions. A reading program forms a part of the course.
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 Vietnamese to:
1. Use an active vocabulary of around 1,400 items and a passive vocabulary of around 3,000 items.
2. Recognise and use the main structures of standard Vietnamese on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school and at leisure.
3. Communicate appropriately with native speakers in the most commonly occurring situations; produce simple, connected texts on familiar topics and those of personal interest; and describe experiences, dreams, hopes or viewpoints and future plans.
4. Demonstrate a cultural understanding and awareness of “taboos” and “need-to-do” things in formal communication in Vietnam.
10 Weekly Assignments: 20% (L1, 2 &3)
Mid-term Oral Presentation: 10% (L1, 2 &3)
Final Oral Presentation: 10% (L1, 2 &3)
Mid-term Written Exam: 30% (L1, 2, 3 &4)
Final Written Exam: 30% (L1, 2, 3 &4)
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WorkloadFour hours per week. Students should contact the course convenor for details of class times.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Hue, Nguyen Van (ed), Vietnamese as a Second Language III (VSL 3), College of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vietnam National University- HCMC, 2003
Nguyen Bich Thuan, Contemporary Vietnamese: An Intermediate Text, Northern Illinois University, 1996
Ton-That Quynh-Du, Learning Vietnamese for Speakers of English, Book 3 Dept Asian Languages and Studies, Monash University, 1994
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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|
|2269||19 Feb 2018||27 Feb 2018||31 Mar 2018||25 May 2018||In Person||N/A|
|3572||19 Feb 2018||27 Feb 2018||31 Mar 2018||25 May 2018||Online||N/A|