CHINA - Chinese

Offered By:
Faculty of Arts

Below are the courses available from the CHINA code. Select a course to view the available classes, additional class notes, and class times.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 5-0-0)

A non-intensive introduction to Mandarin Chinese. Note: Not open to students with matriculation in Chinese, i.e., CHINA 30 or equivalent.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 5-0-0)

A continuation of CHINA 101. Prerequisite: CHINA 101. Note: Not open to students with matriculation in Chinese, i.e., CHINA 30 or equivalent.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 5-0-0)

A continuation of CHINA 102. Designed to develop further basic skills in spoken and written Chinese. Prerequisite: CHINA 102.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 5-0-0)

A continuation of CHINA 201. Designed to develop further basic skills in spoken and written Chinese. Prerequisite: CHINA 201.

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Designed for speakers proficient in one of the regional dialects of Chinese to gain fluency and literacy in standard Mandarin.

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

Prerequisite: CHINA 211.

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 4-0-0)

Continuing study of spoken and written modem standard Chinese. Conversation and composition are integrated with reading and discussion of texts of modem Chinese prose, fiction, and other kinds of writing. Prerequisite: CHINA 202 and 208, or consent of Department.

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 4-0-0)

A continuation of CHINA 301. Prerequisite: CHINA 301 or consent of Department.

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

An introduction to the syntax and semantic structures of classical Chinese. Prerequisite: CHINA 202 or consent of Department.

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

A continuation of CHINA 341. Prerequisite: CHINA 341.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Development of language skills through contemporary film, television programs and newspapers. Prerequisite: CHINA 302 or consent of Department.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Development of language skills through reading modern fiction and/or non-fiction. Readings in Chinese. Prerequisite: CHINA 401 or consent of Department.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Advanced readings from newspapers, magazines, social commentary and/or literary prose. Prerequisite: CHINA 302 or consent of Department.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Theory and practice in translation as applied to Chinese and English literary and non-literary texts. Prerequisite: CHINA 240 and 302 or consent of Department.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A careful examination of Chinese-language films and the language they use. Course will be taught in Chinese. Prerequisite: CHINA 402 or equivalent, or consent of Department.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Accelerated reading course primarily for senior and graduate students in special area of need or interest. Prerequisite: Consent of Department. Note: Not open to students with credit in CHINA 481.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A reading knowledge of Chinese is required.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Sinology; historical and critical approaches to pre-modern Chinese literature. A reading knowledge of Chinese is required.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Sinology; historical and critical approaches to modern Chinese literature. A reading knowledge of Chinese is required.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Conventions of writing poetry in China in contrast to those in the western world.

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of major topics in Chinese literature, pre-modern and modern. CHINA 599 must be taken at least once and may be repeated for credit when course content differs. A reading knowledge of Chinese is required.