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21F.103 Chinese III (Regular), Fall 2003

Chinese good luck charms.
Chinese good luck charms.  (Image courtesy of Daniel Bersak.)

Highlights of this Course

The study materials for this course feature animations of how to write Chinese characters. The section also includes content from the course discussion boards that is used to teach students about Chinese language and culture.

Course Description

This course is designed to consolidate the foundation built in Elementary Chinese and continue developing students skills in aural comprehension, reading, and writing.

Upon completion of the course, students should be able to speak Chinese with some fluency on basic conversational topics, achieve a basic level of reading competence within simplified and traditional characters learned plus common compounds, and be able to write short compositions.

Technical Requirements

Microsoft Internet Explorer (version 5.0+) on Microsoft Windows:
From VIEW menu select Encoding... Auto Select... or
Chinese AutoSelect.

Netscape (version 7.0+) on Microsoft Windows:
From VIEW menu, select Character Coding...
AutoDetect… Chinese.

Microsoft Internet Explorer (version 5.0+) on Macintosh OS 9 or X:
From VIEW menu select Character
Set… Chinese(auto-detect)

Netscape (version 7.0+) on Macintosh OS 9 or X:
From VIEW menu select Character Coding...
AutoDetect… Chinese.

Safari on Macintosh OS X:
From VIEW menu select Text Encoding... Chinese
(ISO-2022-JP)

 

Staff

Instructor:

Prof. Tong Chen

Course Meeting Times

Four sessions / week
1 hour / session

Level

Undergraduate

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