CHIN 401(F), 402(S) Advanced Chinese*

This course is designed to enhance the Chinese language proficiency of students who are already at relatively advanced levels. A wide assortment of materials is used including (for speaking/comprehension) audiotapes, videotapes, and films featuring Chinese speakers from various segments of society; and (for reading) newspaper and magazine articles dealing with Chinese politics and economics as well as selections from modern Chinese literature. Conducted in Mandarin. Requirements: two 75-minute classes plus a conversation session; primarily reading and discussion; students are required to write a short essay every other week. Evaluation will be based on classroom performance, homework, quizzes, tests, and a final exam. Prerequisites: Chinese 302 or permission of instructor.

Hour:First Semester: C. KUBLER and Staff Second Semester: C. CHANG