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CHIN Courses

CHIN 101: Chinese I
Prerequisites: - Placement into ENGL 099 and READ 091 A beginning course in Chinese focusing on the development of basic communicative skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. The dialect taught is Mandarin, and the course is designed for students who have had no prior exposure to the Chinese language. The course includes basic vocabulary, essentials of Chinese grammar and syntax, correct pronunciation and intonation, and the use of speech patterns. Additionally, knowledge and understanding of the cultures of the Chinese-speaking world play an integral part in the learning process. 4 HRS

CHIN 102: Chinese II
Prerequisites: - Placement into ENGL 099 and READ 091 AND - Completion of CHIN 101 with a grade of C or better This course is the second course at the beginning level in Chinese, focusing on further development of basic communicative skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. The dialect taught is Mandarin, and the course is designed for students who have had CHIN 101 Beginning Chinese I or equivalent. The course includes basic vocabulary, essentials of Chinese grammar and syntax, and the use of speech patterns. Additionally, knowledge and understanding of the cultures of the Chinese-speaking world play an integral part in the learning process. 4 HRS

CHIN 201: Chinese III
Prerequisite: CHIN 102 with a grade of C or better, or consent of instructor. This course is the first course at the intermediate level in Chinese, the Mandarin dialect, focusing on conversation combined with a further study of grammatical and syntactic rules to develop communicative skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. 4 HRS

IAI Humanities

CHIN 202: Chinese IV
Prerequisite: CHIN 201 with a grade of C or better, or consent of the instructor. This course is the second course at the intermediate level in the Mandarin dialect of Chinese, focusing on conversation combined with further study of grammatical and syntactic rules and of cultural elements in order to develop communicative skills in listening, speaking, reading, writing, which are necessary for everyday life. 4 HRS
IAI GEC Code - H1 900