CHINESE 7

CHI4007

2018

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-ordinatorBao-Qiang Gao

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites CHI2006 or CHI3006 or CHI3BE6 or Subject 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
ReadingsModule of readings prepared by the lecturerPrescribedNANA

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Speak in summarily form of articles that show an understanding of the current issues occurred in both Australia and overseas in Mandarin.

Activities:
oral presentation, role-play
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Speaking (Speaking)

02. Write short pieces of work that show an understanding of the daily issues from newspapers and other forms of media.

Activities:
Assignments, quizzes in class
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Writing (Writing)

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBao-Qiang Gao

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 2-hour end of semester examination (2000 words equivalent)50 01
One Chinese cultural project (1000 words equivalent)25 02, 01
One oral presentation (500 words equivalent)15 02
One quiz (500 words equivalent)10 02