Course Listings

CHIN 1105 – Beginners’ Chinese I

(3 credits – TG) 4 hours lecture, 1 hours lab

This course introduces Modern Standard Chinese (also known as “Mandarin”) to students who have no prior knowledge of the language. It provides basic training in practical language skills such as listening, speaking, reading and writing for everyday purposes.

Note: This course is open to students with a background in Cantonese (including Chinese 30 taught in Cantonese). If in doubt, students seeking entry into this course should consult the Department of English, Languages, and Cultures.