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CHIN1010 Elementary Chinese (2)

This course is for students who wish to begin the study of Mandarin and Chinese characters, and will include an introduction to Chinese culture. Topics will include the acquisition of basic vocabulary, sounds and structures with emphasis on conversation and basic Chinese characters. Students will participate in level-one modules designed to improve speaking, listening, and reading/writing. Fulfills a General Education Level 1 Cross-Cultural Experience if taken with CHIN1010CC Intercultural Lab 1.

CHIN1020 Elementary Chinese (2)

A continuation of CHIN1010. For students who wish to begin the study of Mandarin and Chinese characters and acquire an introduction to Chinese culture. Topics will include the acquisition of basic vocabulary, sounds and structures with emphasis on conversation and basic Chinese characters. Students will participate in level-two modules designed to improve speaking, listening, and reading/writing. Fulfills a General Education Level I Cross-Cultural Experience if taken with CHIN1020CL Intercultural Lab 1.

CHIN1030 Elementary Chinese (2)

A continuation of CHIN1020. For students who wish to begin the study of Mandarin and Chinese characters and acquire an introduction to Chinese culture. Topics will include the acquisition of basic vocabulary, sounds and structures with emphasis on conversation and basic Chinese characters. Students will participate in level-two modules designed to improve speaking, listening, and reading/writing. Fulfills a General Education Level I Cross Cultural Experience if taken with CHIN1030CC Intercultural Lab 1.

CHIN1094 Topics in Chinese Culture, Literature or Linguistics (3)

Topics of special interest in Chinese culture, including history, literature, or linguistics. May be taught in Chinese or English. Prerequisites: Instructor's permission if course is taught in Chinese. May be repeated for credit.

CHIN2010 Intermediate Chinese (4)

For students who have completed elementary Chinese. A refinement of basic skills and structure with continued emphasis on Chinese characters and increasing emphasis on speaking, listening, reading, writing, and culture. Fulfills a General Education Level II Cross Cultural Experience if taken with CLST1002CC Intercultural Lab 2. Prerequisites: CHIN1030, or equivalent

CHIN2020 Intermediate Chinese (4)

A continuation of CHIN2010. For students who have completed elementary Chinese. A refinement of basic skills and structure with continued emphasis on Chinese characters and increasing emphasis on speaking, listening, reading, writing, and culture. Fulfills a General Education Level II Cross-Cultural Experience if taken with CHIN2020CC Intercultural Lab 2. Prerequisites: CHIN2010, or equivalent

CHIN2094 Topics in Chinese Culture, Literature or Linguistics (1-3)

Topics of special interest in Chinese culture, including history, literature, or linguistics. May be taught in Chinese or English. Prerequisites: Instructor's permission if course is taught in Chinese. May be repeated for credit.

CHIN3010 Advanced Conversation and Composition (3)

A continuation of 2020. Course will include extensive conversation with continued emphasis on composition and Chinese characters. Students will complete modules in speaking, reading, writing, and listening in the broader context of Chinese culture. Prerequisites: CHIN2020, or instructor's approval.

CHIN3094 Topics in Chinese Culture, Literature or Linguistics (1-3)

Topics of special interest in Chinese culture, including history, literature, or linguistics. May be taught in Chinese or English. Prerequisites: Instructor's permission if course is taught in Chinese. May be repeated for credit.

CHIN4094 Topics in Chinese Culture, Literature or Linguistics (1-3)

Topics of special interest in Chinese culture, including history, literature, or linguistics. May be taught in Chinese or English. Prerequisites: Instructor's permission if course is taught in Chinese. May be repeated for credit.