ASIANLAN 101 - First Year Chinese I
Fall 2020, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Asian Languages (ASIANLAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
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Details

Credits:
5
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ASIANLAN 100, 102, 103, or 104.
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Native or near-native speakers of Chinese are not eligible for this course.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This is the very first course of basic level Chinese. In this course, students learn about the sound system of Modern Chinese (especially the four tones), and gain some control of basic sentence patterns, aural comprehension skills, simple daily-life conversations and character writing. About 350 characters are introduced.

Students will be able to converse and read on daily topics such as greetings, introducing oneself and family, hobbies, shopping, college life, and transportation. Students will also learn how to hand-write and type Chinese characters.

Course Requirements:

Quizzes, homework assignments, unit tests, oral presentations, class participation and attendance, and final exam

Intended Audience:

ASIANLAN 101 is an introductory course for students who have zero prior knowledge of Chinese. This course is not for heritage speakers.

Class Format:

As a DC (Distance due to COVID) course, all aspects of this course will be fully compatible with remote online learning, however, students will need to be available for virtual class meetings at their scheduled time.

Schedule

ASIANLAN 101 - First Year Chinese I
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
 Online
15146
Open
9
 
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MTuWThF 9:00AM - 10:00AM
002 (REC)
 Online
15147
Open
3
 
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MTuWThF 10:00AM - 11:00AM
003 (REC)
 Online
15148
Open
3
 
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MTuWThF 2:00PM - 3:00PM
004 (REC)
 Online
40495
Open
7
 
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MTuWThF 3:00PM - 4:00PM

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