Postgraduate Chinese B

Subject CHIN90006 (2013)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.

Credit Points: 12.50
Level: 9 (Graduate/Postgraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject is not offered in 2013.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: Determined by the coordinator after interview and/or placement test. Depending on the outcome either 2-4 hours per week or regular meetings with supervisor.
Total Time Commitment:

4contact hours/week , 6 additional hours/week. Total of 10 hours per week.


Admission into the Postgrduate Diploma in Arts (Chinese Studies).



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Core Participation Requirements:

For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website:


Dr Lewis Mayo

Subject Overview:

This is a language subject for postgraduate students in Chinese. The level of study, content, and assessment in the subject will be determined by the Coordinator after placement testing and/or consultation with the students. Students will either be placed in an appropriate stream of language study. a customised course of study. or if deemed necessary they will be recommended to take alternative subjects from other Schools that would be significantly relevant to their thesis research.


further develop advanced skills in reading, writing, listening, speaking, and translating Modern Chinese.


To be determined by the Coordinator after placement testing.

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Recommended Texts:


Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:

acquire written communication skills through essay writing and seminar discussion.



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