Upper-intermediate unit of study in Modern Standard Chinese. Proficiency in reading will be developed through study of Chinese-language texts on a range of social and cultural topics. Speaking, listening, reading and writing will be enhanced through advanced language exercises, including composition and discussion, with due attention to the more sophisticated skills (e.g., use of appropriate registers, intelligent dictionary use, expressing ideas on more complex issues than at lower-intermediate level).
1x1hr lecture/week, 3x1hr tutorials/week
1x500wd equivalent classwork (10%), 2x500wd equivalent reading and writing assignments (20%), 2x5mins oral presentations (30%), 2x1000wd equivalent in-class tests (40%)
Two years of university-level Chinese-language instruction for students without prior knowledge of Chinese
CHNS2602 or CHNS1202 or HSC Continuers more than 80 or HSC ExtensionProhibitions
CHNS3000 or CHNS3001 or HSC Chinese Background Speakers