EAST 230 First Level Chinese (9 credits)

Offered by: East Asian Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Asian Language & Literature : Introduction to the basic structures of Mandarin Chinese, Pin-yin romanization and 750 characters for reading and writing. Emphasis on developing aural and oral skills through communication games and interaction activities. Animated films are used as part of teaching materials.

Terms: Fall 2017, Winter 2018

Instructors: Renzhong Wang (Fall) Renzhong Wang (Winter)

  • Requires Departmental Approval.

  • An activities fee of $150 is charged to support the cost of visits to museums, restaurant meals, theatrical demonstrations, and explorations in the cultural richness of the language.