Languages (CHIN)

Courses

CHIN 101. First Year Chinese I. 4 Credits.

Fundamentals of Chinese grammar, oral use of the language and reading of easy Chinese. F.

CHIN 102. First Year Chinese II. 4 Credits.

Continued study of fundamentals of Chinese grammar, oral use of the language and reading of easy Chinese. Prerequisite: CHIN 101 with a grade of C or better. S.

CHIN 201. Second Year Chinese I. 4 Credits.

Bring students' Chinese proficiency to the intermediate level through intensive training in reading, writing, listening and speaking. Prerequisite: CHIN 102 or an equivalent approved by the department. F.

CHIN 202. Second Year Chinese II. 4 Credits.

Bring students' Chinese proficiency to the intermediate level through intensive training in reading, writing, listening and speaking. Prerequisite: CHIN 201 or an equivalent approved by the department. S.

CHIN 303. Chinese Overseas Immersion. 3-12 Credits.

This course, offered in China/Taiwan allows further improvement in Chinese language proficiency and significant understanding of Chinese culture through coursework and first-hand experience. Repeatable to 24 credits. Repeatable to 24 credits. F,S.

CHIN 305. Chinese Culture Through Films. 3 Credits.

Help students understand traditional and modern Chinese cultural values through examining fillms and readings. F.

CHIN 306. Introduction to Chinese Calligraphy. 3 Credits.

Provide students significant exposure to Chinese culture through appreciation of a variety of script styles and practice in Kaishu "block.". S.

CHIN 312. Topics in Chinese Culture. 3 Credits.

Introduction to various aspects of Chinese culture. Repeatable to 9 credits when topics vary. Repeatable to 9 credits. On demand.

CHIN 405. Traditional Chinese Literature in Translation. 3 Credits.

Introduction to genres and topics in Chinese literature, and significant pre-1911 Chinese works. Repeatable to 9 credits when topics vary. Repeatable to 9 credits. F, even years.

CHIN 406. Modern Chinese Literature in Translation. 3 Credits.

Introduction to genres and topics in Chinese literature, significant post-1911 Chinese writers and their works. Repeatable to 9 credits when topics vary. Repeatable to 9 credits. S, odd years.

CHIN 498. Senior Project. 1 Credit.

A capstone project designed by students, in consultation with their advisor, which reflects an integrated knowledge of various aspects of Chinese culture. Prerequisites: Senior standing and completion of coursework for Chinese Studies major or consent of Chinese Studies advisor. S/U grading. F,S,SS.

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