CHIN 201

Intermediate Mandarin

Course Description

Advanced grammar, the writing system, reading and writing, speaking.

When Taught

Fall, Winter, Spring

Min

4

Fixed

4

Fixed

5

Fixed

1

Recommended

Chin 102.

Title

Cultural Practices

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate an introductory level understanding of Chinese cultural practices. (See Chinese major learning outcome 3)

Title

Speaking and Understanding

Learning Outcome

Speak and understand Mandarin Chinese at the ACTFL intermediate-low level. (See Chinese major learning outcome 1)

Title

Listening Comprehension

Learning Outcome

Understand conversations and dialogs at the ACTFL intermediate-low level. (See Chinese major learning outcome 1)

Title

Effective Writing

Learning Outcome

Write short essays, journal entries, and notes at the ACTFL novie-high level. (See Chinese major learning outcome 2)

Title

Effective Reading

Learning Outcome

Read a variety of informal and easy formal texts at the ACTFL intermediate-mid level, demonstrating the ability to summarize, skim, scan texts and guess unknown words from context. (See Chinese major learning outcome 2)