Advanced Chinese II

PREREQUISITES: TEST SCORE GREATER OR EQUAL 3302.06, OR EAST-UA 205 , OR EAST-UA 9205 , OR CHIN-SHU 301.

PREREQUISITE: EAST-UA 205, 9205 OR EQUIVALENT. This section is designed for students who can understand and speak conversational Chinese (all dialects) related to daily-life situations. Students with no background in the language should enroll in the non-heritage section. If you need a permission code to enroll, please contact the course instructor. If an instructor is not listed, please contact the department.

Designed to further develop proficiency in speaking and writing through readings on and discussions of socio-cultural topics relevant to today's China. Focuses on improving reading comprehension and writing skills. The objectives are: to further improve oral communicative competence by incorporating semi-formal or formal usages; to acquire vocabulary and patterns necessary for conducting semi-formal or formal discussions of socio-cultural topics; to increase reading speed of texts with more advanced syntax; to learn to make context-based guess about the meaning of a new word, conduct sentence analysis and solve textual problems with the aid of dictionaries; to write and present more fully developed narratives or reasoned and structured arguments in length; to learn to employ basic rhetoric methods; to learn to appreciate stylistic usage of Chinese language.

Course Information

EAST-UA 206

Undergraduate

4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Fall 2017

1
Catherine Liu
MW: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 7E12 LL25
1
Cong Zhou
TR: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 19UP 228

Spring 2018

1
Catherine Liu
TR: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM 7E12 131
1
Hanyu Xiao
MW: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 7E12 124 (SB)
1
Xiaohong Hou
TR: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 7E12 131