Not currently offered
Course code



10 units


3000 level

Course handbook


A comprehensive advanced language course, offered as a sequel to CHIN3101. Emphasis is on the further development of communication skills (oral expression, listening comprehension) in Modern Standard Chinese.


Not currently offered.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. The ability to make active use of 800 words in simple conversations in MSC,

2. The ability to translate simple conversations into and from Chinese,

3. The ability to read fluently within their vocabulary range,

4. A good level of appreciation of Chinese culture and society.


The course will cover:

  1. Intensive training in communication skills (enunciation, speaking and listening),
  2. Classroom performances of students own work,
  3. Oral report of assigned topics,
  4. A series of texts on topics that are of interest to students: campus life and family, aspects of Chinese culture, oral expression, intensive reading skills in MSC will be emphasised.
  5. Grammatical structures at an advanced level.

Assumed knowledge

CHIN3101 or equivalent.

Assessment items

In Term Test: 2 x Listening Tests

In Term Test: 2 x Speaking Tests