2013-2014 Catalog


CHI - Mandarin Chinese

CHI-117 Beginning Mandarin Chinese I

Includes learning basic vocabulary and expressions in the Mandarin-Chinese language. Meets the General Education intercultural competency provided it is passed by a grade of "C" or above.


CHI-118 Beginning Mandarin Chinese II

Continues to build knowledge of the Chinese language in pronunciation, speaking, reading, writing, and grammar. Also include instruction and experience in Chinese culture and social customs. Will enable students to communicate with Chinese people and to have a foundation for higher level Chinese language study. Prerequisite: CHI-117 or equivalent.


CHI-237 Intermediate Mandarin Chinese I

Students develop lanaguage learned at the beginning level with further fluency, accuracy, and complexity, and also learn new language appropriate for the intermediate level. All 4 language skills (listening, speaking, reading, writing) are covered. Prerequisites: CHI-117 and CHI-118 or equivalent (placement test, AP Chinese with score of 3, or transfer credit).


CHI-238 Intermediate Mandarin Chinese II

Students continue learning Mandarin-Chinese language appropriate for the intermediate level, and continue developing the 4 language skills (listening, speaking, reading, writing) up to intermediate-level profiency. Prerequisite: CHI-237 or equivalent (placement test or transfer credit; note AP Chinese score of 4 or 5 gives credit for CHI-237 and CHI-238).

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