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Wei Zhi Gao
B CHIN 103
Bothell Campus

First-Year Chinese

Introduction to the standard language. Emphasis on learning correct pronunciation and basic structure. Drill in oral use of the language. Open only to students who do not have any previous training in Chinese. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 2.0 in B CHIN 102. Offered: Sp.

Class description

As the third and last installment of the first-year college level Chinese program, this course provides coordinated and contextual practice in listening, speaking, reading, Pinyin transcribing, writing and interpreting/translating Chinese characters, sentences, dialogues, and texts. At the end of the course students will be able to converse on daily topics such as Going to a Birthday Party, Seeing a Doctor; Dating; Renting an Apartment; Sports & Travel; and Getting Around at the Airport; etc.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Wei Zhi Gao
Date: 04/01/2014