Chinese 2A (Lower Intermediate) (CHNS2601)
UNIT OF STUDY
Intermediate unit of study in Modern Standard Chinese. Rapid vocabulary expansion, strengthening of reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, and sophistication of grammatical knowledge will be pursued in integrated fashion. On completion of this unit of study, students should be able to engage in real life communication, write short compositions and read fluently within their vocabulary range.
Further unit of study information
1x1hr lecture/week, 4x1hr tutorials/week
Classwork (equivalent to 1000wds) (10%), short compositions (equivalent to 1000wds) (15%), oral tests (equivalent to 1000wds) (35%) and in-class tests (equivalent to 1000wds) (40%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
Prerequisite: Assumed knowledge: One year (approx. 5 hours per week for 26 weeks) of Chinese at introductory level, CHNS1102
Prerequisite: Assumed knowledge: One year (approx. 5 hours per week for 26 weeks) of Chinese at introductory level
CHNS2101, HSC: Chinese Background Speakers
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.