Chinese (CHIN)

CHIN 1010 - Communicating In Chinese I

Credit(s): 0 or 3 Credits

Prerequisites: None Introduction to basic pronunciation (pinyin), simple sentence structure. Simple oral comprehension and speaking Chinese. Vocabulary items and useful phrases for surviving simple daily life and travel in China.

CHIN 1020 - Communicating In Chinese II

Credit(s): 0 or 3 Credits

Development of Chinese vocabulary, oral comprehension, fundamentals of Chinese grammar, reading, writing and speaking capabilities. Introduction to Chinese culture.

Prerequisite(s): (CHIN 1010, Chinese Waiver per Advisor with a minimum score of 1010, or LP Chinese Placement with a minimum score of 2)

Attributes: Foreign Language BS Req (A&S)

CHIN 1930 - Special Topics

Credit(s): 1-4 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

CHIN 1980 - Independent Study

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

CHIN 2010 - Intermediate Chinese I

Credit(s): 0-6 Credits

Development and refinement of Chinese vocabulary, oral comprehension, fundamentals of Chinese grammar, reading, writing and speaking capabilities. Introduction to Chinese culture and business protocols.

Prerequisite(s): (CHIN 1020, Chinese Waiver per Advisor with a minimum score of 1020, or LP Chinese Placement with a minimum score of 3)

Attributes: Foreign Language BA Req (A&S), Foreign Language BS Req (A&S)

CHIN 2020 - Intermediate Chinese II

Credit(s): 0 or 3 Credits

Development and refinement of Chinese language skills by introducing Chinese culture through extensive readings of Chinese literature and history.

Prerequisite(s): (CHIN 2010, Chinese Waiver per Advisor with a minimum score of 2010, or LP Chinese Placement with a minimum score of 4)

Attributes: Foreign Language BA Req (A&S), Foreign Language BS Req (A&S)

CHIN 2930 - Special Topics

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

CHIN 2980 - Independent Study

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

CHIN 3010 - Oral and Written Proficiency in Chinese I

Credit(s): 0 or 3 Credits

Builds on acquired knowledge of Chinese language and culture. Review and refinement of grammar skills, development of written and oral communication skills. Reading and discussion of authentic language materials (articles, videos, recordings, etc.). Prerequisite(s): CHIN-2020.

Prerequisite(s): (CHIN 2020, Chinese Waiver per Advisor with a minimum score of 2020, or LP Chinese Placement with a minimum score of 5)

Attributes: Foreign Language BA Req (A&S), Foreign Language BS Req (A&S)

CHIN 3020 - Oral and Written Proficiency in Chinese II

Credit(s): 0 or 3 Credits

Continuation of CHIN-3010. Further development of oral and written expression leading to the ability to handle with confidence a wide variety of social situations and writing needs.

Prerequisite(s): (CHIN 3010 or Chinese Waiver per Advisor with a minimum score of 3010)

Attributes: Foreign Language BA Req (A&S), Foreign Language BS Req (A&S), International Studies-General

CHIN 3250 - Cultural Comparison: China – U.S.

Credit(s): 3 Credits

Through a flexible and open dialogue in Chinese, students will learn to discuss and analyze social, interpersonal, business and cultural situations and subjects, and gain deeper insights into cross-cultural elements. This course aims to increase students' intercultural sensitivity and competence. The course will be taught in Chinese. Prerequisite: Oral and Written Proficiency in Chinese (CHIN 3020) or equivalent level of Chinese proficiency as determined by the Instructor.

Prerequisite(s): CHIN 3020

Attributes: Foreign Language BA Req (A&S), Foreign Language BS Req (A&S), Foreign Service Elective, International Studies-Asia

CHIN 3910 - Internship

Credit(s): 1-6 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

CHIN 3930 - Special Topics

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

CHIN 3980 - Independent Study

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

CHIN 4910 - Internship

Credit(s): 1-6 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

CHIN 4930 - Special Topics

Credit(s): 3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

CHIN 4980 - Independent Study

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)