Chinese (CHNS)

Chinese (CHNS)

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CHNS 1000A Guided Self Study: 1 semester hour.

Introduction to the Mandarin language via a computerized program in the Language Laboratory. Students work at their own pace. F, S

CHNS 1000B Guided Self Study: 1 semester hour.

Continued practice in the Mandarin language via a computerized program in the Language Laboratory. Students work at their own pace. PREREQ: CHNS 1000A. F, S

CHNS 1101 Elementary Chinese I: 4 semester hours.

Basic communication skills and grammatical structures in Chinese and introduction to the culture of Mandarin Chinese-speaking peoples. Practice in the language laboratory is required. Partially satisfies Objective 4 of the General Education Requirements. D

CHNS 1102 Elementary Chinese II: 4 semester hours.

Continuation of CHNS 1101. Practice in the language laboratory is required. PREREQ: CHNS 1101 or equivalent. Partially satisfies Objective 4 of the General Education Requirements. D

CHNS 2201 Intermediate Chinese I: 4 semester hours.

Extensive review of grammatical structures and continued emphasis on developing communication skills in Chinese. Contrastive study of culture as reflected in the Chinese language. Practice in the language laboratory is required. PREREQ: CHNS 1102 or equivalent. Satisfies Objective 9 of the General Education Requirements. D

CHNS 2202 Intermediate Chinese II: 4 semester hours.

Continuation of CHNS 2201. PREREQ: CHNS 2201 or equivalent. Satisfies Objective 9 of the General Education Requirements. D

CHNS 2205 Study Abroad: 3-6 semester hours.

Available only through study overseas. Development of intermediate-level communicative competencies in speaking, listening, reading and writing, and of cultural awareness through exposure to customs, traditions, places, and peoples. Graded S/U. D

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