CHIN-1011 Beginning Chinese Language and Culture I

4 Credits

Introduction to standard spoken Chinese (Mandarin) through listening, speaking and using Chinese software on computer. Emphasis on becoming familiar with four tones of Chinese language.

Lecture: 3 hours. Laboratory: 2 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

CHIN-1021 Beginning Chinese Language and Culture II

4 Credits

Continued study of standard Chinese with expansion of vocabulary. Practice in conversation on given subjects and transition from speaking to reading.

Lecture: 3 hours. Laboratory: 2 hours

Prerequisite(s): CHIN-1011 Beginning Chinese Language and Culture I, or departmental approval.

CHIN-1820 Independent Study/Research in Chinese

1-3 Credits

Directed individual study. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics. (See Credit Schedule of classes for current offerings).

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval, and instructor approval, and ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II or appropriate score on English Placement Test.

CHIN-182H Honors Independent Study in Chinese

1-3 Credits

Honors-level directed individual study. Must meet criteria set forth in the Honors Course Checklist used to approve regular honors courses. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval and instructor approval, and ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II or appropriate score on English Placement Test, and must have earned an A or B in at least 3 honors courses.

CHIN-2820 Independent Advanced Study/Research in Chinese

1-3 Credits

Directed individual advanced study. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics. (See Credit Schedule of classes for current offerings.)

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval, and instructor approval, and ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II or appropriate score on English Placement Test.

CHIN-282H Advanced Honors Independent Study/Research in Chinese

1-3 Credits

Advanced Honors-level directed individual study. Must meet criteria set forth in the Honors Course Checklist used to approve regular honors courses. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval and instructor approval, and ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II or appropriate score on English Placment Test, and must have earned an A or B in at least 3 honors courses.