Introductory Chinese A for Non-Background Students - ARTS1450

Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

School: School of Humanities and Languages

Course Outline: School of Humanities & Languages

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5

Excluded: ARTS1452

CSS Contribution Charge: 1 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

Available for General Education: Yes (more info)

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Subject Area: Chinese Studies

This is an introductory course in Modern Standard Chinese language (Mandarin). With a holistic, integrated focus on the four language skills - listening, speaking, reading, and writing - the course teaches students how the Chinese language works grammatically, and in socio-cultural contexts. Students develop their communicative skills and competence in Chinese through various activities.

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