Readings in Chinese Culture I

PREREQUISITE: V33.0206 OR V33.9206.

PREREQUISITE: EAST-UA 206 OR 9206 OR EQUIVALENT. CONDUCTED IN CHINESE. CONTACT SHIQI LIAO AT SHIQI@NYU.EDU FOR A PERMISSION CODE.

Designed to enhance Chinese proficiency through reading authentic materials rich in cultural connotations. Stresses primarily reading and writing. The objectives are: to develop speaking skills needed for semi-formal or formal presentation on academic topics; to develop specialized vocabulary; to further improve reading speed and develop skills needed to conduct textual analysis on and, on some occasions, translate texts with syntactical sophistication and stylistic nuance; to develop responsiveness to and ability to interpret linguistic features of different genres and writing styles; to advance strategies for autonomous learning of Chinese from an analytical perspective.

Course Information

EAST-UA 221

Undergraduate

4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Fall 2017

1
Shiqi Liao
MW: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM 7E12 123 (SB)