Catalog Home : Courses : Duluth Courses
 
Duluth Courses

Future effective dates indicate the first term the course may be available.

Find out when a particular course is offered using the Class Schedule.

Register for classes online.

 
CHINESE (CHIN)
College of Liberal Arts
Foreign Languages & Literatures
 
CHIN 1101 - Beginning Chinese I: A Practical Introduction to Everyday Mandarin Chinese (COMM & LAN, LE CAT3, LEIP CAT03)
(4.0 cr; Prereq-Little or no prior formal study of this language or instructor consent; A-F or Aud, fall, every year)
Introduction to Mandarin Chinese for students with little or no prior study. Emphasis will be on expressions for daily living with appropriate grammar and vocabulary. Writing in the phonetic pin yin system will be introduced as will high frequency characters.



CHIN 1102 - Beginning Chinese II: A Practical Introduction to Everyday Mandarin Chinese (COMM & LAN, LE CAT3, LEIP CAT03)
(4.0 cr; Prereq-1101; A-F or Aud, spring, every year)
Introduction to Mandarin Chinese for students with little prior study. Emphasis will be on expressions for daily living with appropriate grammar and vocabulary. Writing in the phonetic pin yin system will be introduced as will high frequency characters.



CHIN 1103 - Beginning Chinese III: A Practical Introduction to Everyday Mandarin Chinese (COMM & LAN, LE CAT3)
(4.0 cr; Prereq-1102 or equivalent, or instructor consent; A-F or Aud, fall, every year)
Continued introduction to Mandarin Chinese for students with six credits prior study. Emphasis on expressions for daily living with appropriate grammar and vocabulary. Writing in the phonetic pin yin system will be introduced as will high frequency characters.



CHIN 1104 - Beginning Chinese IV: A Practical Introduction to Everyday Mandarin Chinese (COMM & LAN, LE CAT3)
(4.0 cr; Prereq-1103 or equivalent, or instructor consent; A-F or Aud, spring, every year)
Continued introduction to Mandarin Chinese for students with nine credits prior study. Emphasis on expressions for daily living with appropriate grammar and vocabulary. Writing in the phonetic pin yin system will be introduced as will high frequency characters.



CHIN 1201 - Intermediate Chinese I: Mandarin Chinese (COMM & LAN, LE CAT3, LEIP CAT03)
(4.0 cr; Prereq-1104 or equivalent or instructor consent; A-F or Aud, fall, every year)
Consolidation and enrichment of previously acquired abilities speaking and understanding Mandarin Chinese. Emphasis on oral and aural skills, vocabulary building, some reading and writing in the phonetic pin yin system with high frequency characters.



CHIN 1202 - Intermediate Chinese II: Mandarin Chinese (COMM & LAN, LE CAT3, LEIP CAT03)
(4.0 cr; Prereq-1201 or equivalent; A-F only, spring, every year)
Consolidation and enrichment of previously acquired abilities speaking and understanding Mandarin Chinese. Emphasis on oral and aural skills, vocabulary building, some reading and writing in the phonetic pin yin system with high frequency characters.



CHIN 1399 - Chinese Language in China (LEIP CAT03)
(6.0 cr; =[FST 1399]; A-F only, summer, every year)
Study Chinese language and culture in a classroom setting and on field trips. The program will be held in Beijing, Shanghai, and at the Ocean University of China in Qingdao, China. Emphasis will be on language, culture and history.



CHIN 3042 - Aspects of Chinese Cultures: Interface between Traditions and Contemporary Values
(4.0 cr; A-F or Aud, spring, every year)
Survey of aspects of Chinese civilization and cultures. Students will examine diverse cultural values in the international community and work toward a sense of culturally responsive citizenship in the current global society. Taught in English.



 
Search.

Search Programs

Related links.

Admission and Application

One Stop
for tuition, course registration, financial aid, academic calendars, and more