Apr 20, 2024  
2023/2024 University Catalog 
    
2023/2024 University Catalog

CHIN 101 - Elementary Chinese I


Units: 5 GE

Grading Method: LCR: Letter Grade with Cr/NC available. The grading default for the class will be letter grade, but students can opt to take it for Cr/NC

Five lectures and one hour of laboratory.

Rudiments of Mandarin pronunciation; listening, speaking, reading, and writing with emphasis on communicative ability; acquisition of the most useful phrases and vocabulary items, and over 300 characters; familiarity with basic sentence structures of Mandarin; information on Chinese culture.

Maximum Credits: 5
Note: Taught in Chinese. Native speakers of Mandarin Chinese will not receive credit for taking lower division courses except with advance approval from the department. No credit will be given for lower division courses taken after successfully completing any upper division Chinese course taken in Chinese. See Class Schedule for appropriate section based on your background in Chinese. No credit will be given for Chinese 101, CHIN 102 , CHIN 201 , CHIN 202  taken out of sequence or concurrently.