Pre-Intermediate Chinese Developing
QS RANKING 2021
Times Higher Education Ranking 2021
At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- conduct collaborative and self-directed conversation in a manner appropriate to the customs of Chinese speaking communities
- read and comment on short articles written in simplified scripts on contemporary Chinese society
- write a short report or summary of discussions on a variety of social and cultural topics
- apply appropriate language in cultural and social situations
- to be advised
You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:
- CUR-CHN200 (Not currently available)
Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s)
No additional requirements
Further develops communicative competence in the Chinese language through collaborative and self-directed learning activities. Students will acquire skills in handling short written texts on topics relating to contemporary Chinese society. They will be encouraged to express opinions, conduct discussions and present reports. Relevant cultural and social issues will be discussed.
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- Recorded presentation (35%)
- Language practice and reflection (40%)
- eTest (25%)