CHI - Chinese

CHI 1014 credit hours (lecture: 3 | lab: 2)
Beginning Chinese I  

Course develops basic skills of Mandarin Chinese within the context of Chinese culture. Content includes listening comprehension, pronunciation, reading and writing of Chinese characters, and understanding grammar, No prior study of the language presumed. Recommended that experienced students discuss proper placement with instructor.

Delivery mode: Face-to-Face | Online

Fee: $20

CHI 1024 credit hours (lecture: 3 | lab: 2)
Beginning Chinese II  

Course further develops reading, writing and speaking skills of standard modern Mandarin. Content includes introduction to grammar, 500 Chinese characters, and 1200 compounds.

Prerequisite: CHI 101 or consent of instructor.  
Delivery mode: Face-to-Face

Fee: $20

CHI 1053 credit hours (lecture: 2 | lab: 2)
Conversational Chinese  

Course provides practice in conversational Mandarin Chinese to develop oral facility. Content includes specially designed exercises in pronunciation, tones, and vocabulary development. Oral presentations and class discussions of life in China.

Prerequisite: CHI 102 or consent of instructor.  
Delivery mode: Face-to-Face | Online

Fee: $20

CHI 2014 credit hours (lecture: 3 | lab: 2)
Intermediate Chinese I  

Course expands knowledge of culture and language. Content includes etymology of Chinese words, Chinese geography, history, society, literature, and philosophy. Further development of skills in reading and writing, and practice in everyday conversational Mandarin Chinese.

Prerequisite: CHI 102 or consent of instructor.  
Delivery mode: Face-to-Face | Online

Fee: $20

CHI 2024 credit hours (lecture: 3 | lab: 2)
Intermediate Chinese II  

Course introduces Chinese customs, history, society and literature. Content includes reading and writing 1900 Chinese characters, translating paragraphs into English, and writing short essays and summaries of short stories.

Prerequisite: CHI 201 or consent of instructor.  
IAI General Education: H1 900  
Delivery mode: Face-to-Face

Fee: $20