Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject is designed to allow pre-honours and other high level students to further extend their professional Chinese abilities and orient them in China related studies. Topics comprise migration and urbanization, environment protection, revisiting traditional Chinese values, Chinese culture and Chinese overseas. It particularly focuses on the training of skills in social sciences research in Chinese primary source, as well as translation in primary data from Chinese into English and from English into Chinese. It also features as online and multimedia based collaborative teaching and learning experience.

FacultyFaculty 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 CHI3ADB or CHI1AD6 or CHI2AD6 or CHI3AD6 or co-ordinator's approval


Incompatible subjects CHI1CPA, CHI2CPA

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Learning resources


Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsModule of readings prepared by the lecturerPrescribedN/AN/A

Subject options

Select to view your study options…

Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorYangbin Chen

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 1.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.


Assessment elementComments%
Class group presentation (500 words equivalent)20
One 1.5-hour mid semester test (1500 words equivalent)30
One 2-hour end of semester examination (2000 words equivalent)50