Chinese 2D

Subject CHIN20011 (2010)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.

Credit Points: 12.50
Level: 2 (Undergraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:

Semester 2, Parkville - 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

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Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 4 hours of language classes per week.
Total Time Commitment: 4 contact hours/week , 8 additional hours/week. Total of 12 hours per week.
Prerequisites: Chinese 2A and Chinese 2C
Corequisites: None.
Recommended Background Knowledge: None.
Non Allowed Subjects: None.
Core Participation Requirements: None.


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Subject Overview:

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

  • be able to make a short speech in Chinese.
  • have a wider knowledge of Chinese culture.
  • have improved reading and writing skills
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:
  • Chinese Made Easy (5) textbook and workbook, (Yamin Ma and Xinying Li) Joint Publishing (HK) Co, Hon Kong, 2004
Recommended Texts: None.
Breadth Options:

This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:

You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.

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.
Related Course(s): Diploma in Modern Languages (Chinese)
Related Majors/Minors/Specialisations: Chinese
Chinese Language
Chinese Language Major

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