Advanced Chinese B (part A) (8450.2)
|Level:||Undergraduate Third Year Level|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Arts and Design|
|Discipline:||Discipline of Arts & Humanities|
This unit is no longer offered. Information may be available for Units in the following years:
- Version 2 - Start Date: 01/01/2011 End Date: 31/12/2011
- Version 1 - Start Date: 01/01/2010 End Date: 31/12/2010
This unit is designed to increase the communicative competence of students in the Mandarin Chinese language through written discussion of authentic print and electronic materials from Chinese-speaking societies. Translation skills will cover translating English passages into Chinese and vice versa. The unit covers a range of topics relevant to the Australian society and to each student's professional orientation.
- By the end of the Advanced Chinese B unit, students will be able to recognise and write 3000 commonly used Chinese characters used in a variety of fields of study. They would also be able to translate simple passages from English into Chinese and vice versa.
Three hours per week consisting of 1 lecture and 2 tutorials.
Chinese 3 (part B) or equivalent (consult with unit convener).