CHIN 201 - Intermediate Chinese I
(HUMD, GEIR, GEEL, [M])
Study of Chinese language and culture at the intermediate level. Students further their ability to communicate in Chinese through an advanced consideration of cultural themes and a thorough review of Chinese grammar to support increased focus on outside reading and writing. In-class work is supplemented by 10 hours of online homework. PREREQUISITE(S): CHIN 102 or consent of department. Five hours each week. Formerly CN 201.
5 semester hours
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:
- Communicate in the target language at the intermediate level in the skill areas of reading, writing, speaking, and listening.
- Apply advanced grammatical structures, such as topic-comment sentences, that support communication at the intermediate level of proficiency.
- Compose descriptive, narrative, and expository pieces at the intermediate level of proficiency.
- Express and appropriately employ more complex language functions in speech and in writing, including expressing opinions, analyzing oral and written discourse, and using appropriate language registers at the intermediate level of proficiency.
- Discuss Chinese culture and specific cultural practices at the intermediated level by using more complex sentences and paragraphs.
- Exhibit appropriate sociolinguistic behaviors through oral presentations at the intermediate level as these correspond to increasing linguistic ability in Chinese.
- Produce and present a cultural project at the intermediate level of proficiency.
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