|Beginning Mandarin II|
|2ND SEM MAND|
|CLASS CODE:||CHIN 102||CREDITS: 4|
|DIVISION:||LANGUAGE & LETTERS|
|DEPARTMENT:||FOREIGN LANGUAGE & LITERATURE|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course fulfills a General Education - no GECode requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||Continued emphasis on basic language skills.|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||Picks up where Chinese 101 leaves off. Completes a cursory view of basic Chinese grammar in a communicative setting. Cultivation of the four skills. Vocabulary, grammar and functions are combined and employed as communication tools. Reading and writing of Chinese characters.|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||-Understand and use familiar, often memorized, language to creat sentence-length utterances, to participate in conversations, and to ask and answer basic questions.
-Write, in Chinese characters, most of what one is able to say, developing the ability to write short notes and letters.
-Read basic Chinese based on what one has learned to say, which is primarily sentence length, but also includes short paragraph length texts.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Oral production interviews, cooperative oral testing, communicative tasks, quizzes, exams, journals, and computer-adaptive test.|
|PREREQUISITES:||Chinese 101 with a grade of "C" or better, three years high school Chinese, or consent of instructor.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2002|