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2019 Summer
* CHI 452C   na, npdf

Fifth-Year Modern Chinese II in Beijing



A four-week summer intensive language course taught in Beijing, China, at Beijing Normal University, which is a continuation of CHI 451C. Continued readings and discussion on modern Chinese literature, film, and intellectual history. This course is designed to bring students to near-native competence in all aspects of modern Chinese. It also prepares students for advanced research or employment in a variety of China-related fields. Admission by application. Prerequisites: CHI 451C or equivalent. The course will consist of five two-hour classes and five two-hour drill sessions weekly, plus individual tutorial sessions.

Sample reading list:
Chih-p'ing Chou, X. Wang, J. Chiang, China's Peril and Promise
See instructor for complete list

Reading/Writing assignments:
About 10 pages per day for reading material and at least 600 Chinese characters per day for writing assignments.

Final Exam - 15%
Other Exam - 10%
Quizzes - 30%
Oral Presentation(s) - 20%
Class/Precept Participation - 10%
Other (See Instructor) - 15%

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
CHI 451C or equivalent..

Other information:
This course will meet from 7/22/19 to 8/16/19. Other 15%: Includes writing assignments for each day and a research paper.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
10039 L01 TBA        Enrolled:0 Limit:100
10040 D99 TBA        Enrolled:0 Limit:100