CH: Chinese

CH 010 — CHINESE TRANSFER CREDIT

3 CREDITS; 3 LECTURE HOURS

CH 111 — Chinese I

3.5 CREDITS; 3 LECTURE AND 1 LAB HOURS

This introductory course enables students with no background in Mandarin Chinese to communicate with Mandarin Chinese-speaking people. The basic skills of speaking, reading, and writing in Chinese are established and the cultures where Mandarin Chinese is spoken are introduced. Teacher-instructed multimedia laboratory sessions reinforce skills learned in the classroom. (G8: Foreign Language)

CH 112 — Chinese II

3.5 CREDITS; 3 LECTURE AND 1 LAB HOURS

Students expand upon the skills established in Chinese I and continue to study the cultures where Mandarin Chinese is spoken. Teacher-instructed multimedia laboratory sessions reinforce skills learned in the classroom. (G8: Foreign Language)

CH 122 — Chinese Conversation I

3 CREDITS; 3 LECTURE HOURS

Students learn to converse in Mandarin Chinese by emphasizing interaction in real-life situations. Functional and practical verbal communications are addressed, with a focus on the cultures where Mandarin Chinese is spoken

CH 213 — Chinese III

3.5 CREDITS; 3 LECTURE AND 1 LAB HOURS

This intermediate course is designed to review and refine students' communication skills in Mandarin Chinese. Supplementary reading materials (including poetry, short stories, and magazine and newspaper articles), films, and videos further the students' knowledge of the cultures where Mandarin Chinese is spoken. Teacher-instructed multimedia laboratory sessions reinforce skills learned in the classroom. (G8: Foreign Language)

CH 214 — Chinese IV

3.5 CREDITS; 3 LECTURE AND 1 LAB HOURS

Building on Chinese III, students refine their communication skills in Mandarin Chinese. More advanced supplementary reading materials (including poetry, short stories, and magazine and newspaper articles), films, and videos further the students' knowledge of the cultures where Mandarin Chinese is spoken. Teacher-instructed multimedia laboratory sessions reinforce skills learned in the classroom. (G8: Foreign Language)