Units of Study

CHNS2602 - Chinese 2B (Lower Intermediate)

Semester 2, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Xiaowei Zhang


Continuation of Chinese 2A, with similar workload. Rapid enhancement and expansion of essential Chinese-language skills (proficiency in listening and speaking, reading comprehension, dictionary use, character knowledge, etc.). On completion of this unit of study, students be able to read Chinese-language materials of limited complexity and to discuss their content orally and write short compositions.


classwork (10%), short compositions (equivalent to 1000wds) (15%), oral tests (35%) and in-class tests (40%)


Ted Yao and Yuehua Liu. Integrated Chinese. Level One, Part Two. Textbook and Workbook. 3rd edition. Boston: Cheng and Tsui, 2010


1x1-hr lecture/week, 4x1-hr tutorials/week


CHNS2601 or CHNS2101


HSC Chinese for Background Speakers or equivalent, CHNS2102

Assumed Knowledge

Sound intermediate knowledge of Modern Standard Chinese, including full mastery of about 1000 characters (preferably full-form).

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