Chinese 2D

Subject 110-207 (2008)

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Credit Points: 12.500
Level: Undergraduate
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:

Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period not applicable
Assessment Period End not applicable
Last date to Self-Enrol not applicable
Census Date not applicable
Last date to Withdraw without fail not applicable


Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 4 hours of language classes per week.
Total Time Commitment: .
Prerequisites: 110-206 Chinese 2C
Corequisites: .
Recommended Background Knowledge: .
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements: .


Dr Wu Yunji
Subject Overview:

This subject builds upon the linguistic abilities developed in Chinese 2A and 2C while broadening students'‚ knowledge of Chinese culture.

Assessment: Oral and listening comprehension class work 20% (due weekly in class); a 10-minute oral examination 10% (during the examination period); a 30-minute listening test 10% (at the end of semester); homework and writing tests 10% (weekly in class); a 2-hour final examination 40% (during the examination period) and continuous class participation 10%.
Prescribed Texts: Prescribed Texts:Chinese Made Easy (5) textbook and workbook (Yamin Ma and Xinying Li), Joint Publishing (HK) Co, Hong Kong,2004
Breadth Options: This subject is a level 2 or level 3 subject and is not available to new generation degree students as a breadth option in 2008.
This subject or an equivalent will be available as breadth in the future.
Breadth subjects are currently being developed and these existing subject details can be used as guide to the type of options that might be available.
2009 subjects to be offered as breadth will be finalised before re-enrolment for 2009 starts in early October.
Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:
  • acquire public speaking skills through class presentations;

  • acquire written communication skills through assignment work;

  • acquire time management and planning skills through managing and organising workloads;

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Related Course(s): Bachelor of Arts
Diploma in Modern Languages (Chinese)
Graduate Diploma in Arts (Chinese)

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