Units of Study

CHNS3611 - Chinese for Specific Purposes 1

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Zhe Li


This unit of study is intended for students who have a sound intermediate competence of Modern Standard Chinese and wish to study the language for specific purposes. The unit provides training in basic knowledge of Chinese terms, etiquette and ethics in different professions, such as medicine, law, engineering and business. It will enhance students' practical communication skills in different social and professional contexts. It will also help them develop a general understanding of inter-professional knowledge in Chinese.


1x1500wd written assignment (40%), 2x10 minute oral presentations (30%), 1x1000wd research project (20%), classwork and participation (10%)


1x1-hr lecture/week, 1x2-hr tutorial/week


CHNS3602 or CHNS3604


CHNS3605, CHNS3606


  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm






  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm





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