CHINESE 110 Elementary Chinese I Credits: 5
Introduction to the sound system of modern Chinese, aural comprehension, oral expression, basic structural patterns, writing systems.
CHINESE 120 Elementary Chinese II Credits: 5
Dialogue practice and conversation, reading of simple stories and essays, comparative study of Chinese and English grammar and syntax.
Prerequisites: CHINESE 110.
CHINESE 211 Second Year Chinese I Credits: 3
Introductory readings of colloquial Chinese, literature, conversation, simple composition, and comparison between written and spoken styles in modern Chinese.
Prerequisites: CHINESE 120 or equivalent.
CHINESE 221 Second Year Chinese II Credits: 3
Readings of modern Chinese with emphasis on expository writings, analysis of syntactic structure, composition and translation.
Prerequisite: CHINESE 211 or equivalent.