CHINESE 7

CHI3007

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject is designed to broaden the scope of students' Chinese communicative repertoire to include discussion of daily life in sports, market, food, drinks and other cultural issues in society. The class activities are designed to improve students' communication skills in dealing with everyday topics and will be based around the textbook Taiwan Today.

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorYangbin Chen

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Chinese 6 (CHI2006) or co-ordinator's approval.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects CHI1DS1, CHI2DS1, CHI3DS1, CHI1AD5, CHI2AD5, CHI1005, CHI3007

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsTaiwan Today (199 extended edition)PrescribedTeng,S.&Sun, L.TUNGHAI UNIVERSITY 1999.

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Culturally appropriate and confident speaking and using the target language to communicate with native speakers

Activities:
Dialogue, conversation and in class discussions, interviewing/talking with native speakers,
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Ethical & Cultural Awareness
Teamwork
Speaking

02. Listening, body language, gesture and awareness of culturally appropriate behaviour

Activities:
Listening, video watching and interviewing/ talking with native speakers
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Ethical & Cultural Awareness
Critical Thinking
Creative Problem-solving
Inquiry/ Research

03. Reading, writing with expanded vocabulary range

Activities:
Prescribed textbook readings, reading materials on relevant topics, sentence makings, short passages and essay writing with given topics
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Critical Thinking
Inquiry/ Research
Creative Problem-solving
Writing

04. awareness and understanding of the cultural differences in communication

Activities:
Pair work within the class, meeting with international students and interviewing native speakers
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry/ Research
Ethical & Cultural Awareness
Teamwork
Critical Thinking
Creative Problem-solving

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