Chinese

First-Semester Chinese

CAS LC 111 (4 credits)

Essentials of structure, oral practice, introduction to the writing system.

Second-Semester Chinese

CAS LC 112 (4 credits)

Essentials of structure, oral practice, introduction to the writing system.

Introduction to China

CAS LC 115 (1 credits)

Dynamic in-country experience of Chinese language and culture through ten-day visit accompanied by Chinese instructor. Paper required at completion of trip. Basic Chinese required. Not offered during the academic year; a Summer Term-only course.

Chinese Reading and Writing 1

CAS LC 116 (4 credits)

Intensive course covering first-year Chinese in one semester for students who speak Mandarin, Cantonese, or another dialect fluently but possess limited or no reading and writing skills. Listening and speaking skills are also developed; aspects of students' Chinese heritage are explored.

First-Year Intensive Chinese

CAS LC 123 (8 credits)

Ds:Chinese Lang

CAS LC 191 (Var credits)

Third-Semester Chinese

CAS LC 211 (4 credits)

Review of structure and grammar, practice in conversation and writing, introduction to reading.

Fourth-Semester Chinese

CAS LC 212 (4 credits)

Review of structure and grammar, practice in conversation and writing, introduction to reading. Satisfactory completion of CAS LC 212 fulfills the CAS language requirement.

Conversational Chinese

CAS LC 213 (4 credits)

Systematic practice in oral Chinese as it is used in real-world situations today. Conversational strategies, vocabulary, role-plays, contemporary media.

Chinese Reading and Writing 2

CAS LC 216 (4 credits)

Intensive course covering second-year Chinese in one semester for students who speak Mandarin, Cantonese, or another dialect fluently. Training in listening and speaking, but emphasis is on reading and writing; aspects of students' Chinese heritage are also explored. Satisfactory completion of CAS LC 216 fulfills the CAS language requirement.

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