Credit Classes

Undergraduate Courses

First year undergraduate courses qualify for Tier III cross-cultural experience. Beginning in the second year, Chinese courses qualify for Tier II level cross-cultural experience.


CHIN1010. Elementary Chinese (2)

This course is for students who wish to begin the study of Mandarin and Chinese characters, and will include an introduction to Chinese culture. Topics will include the acquisition of basic vocabulary, sounds and structures with emphasis on conversation and basic Chinese characters. Students will participate in level-one modules designed to improve speaking, listening, and reading/writing. Fulfills a General Education Tier III Cross-Cultural Experience if taken with CHIN1010CL Intercultural Lab Tier III.

CHIN1020. Elementary Chinese (2)

A continuation of CHIN1010.  For students who wish to begin the study of Mandarin and Chinese characters and acquire an introduction to Chinese culture. Topics will include the acquisition of basic vocabulary, sounds and structures with emphasis on conversation and basic Chinese characters.  Students will participate in level-two modules designed to improve speaking, listening, and reading/writing. Fulfills a General Education Tier III Cross-Cultural Experience if taken with CHIN1020CL Intercultural Lab Tier III.
 

CHIN1030. Elementary Chinese (2)

A continuation of CHIN1020. For students who wish to begin the study of Mandarin and Chinese characters and acquire an introduction to Chinese culture. Topics will include the acquisition of basic vocabulary, sounds and structures with emphasis on conversation and basic Chinese characters. Students will participate in level-two modules designed to improve speaking, listening, and reading/writing.  Fulfills a General Education Tier III Cross-Cultural Experience if taken with CHIN1030CL Intercultural Lab Tier III.
 

CHIN1094. Topics in Chinese Culture, Literature or Linguistics (3)

Topics of special interest in Chinese culture, including history, literature, or linguistics.  May be taught in Chinese or English. Prerequisites: Instructor's permission if course is taught in Chinese. May be repeated for credit.
 

CHIN2010. Intermediate Chinese (4)

For students who have completed Elementary Chinese.  A refinement of basic skills and structure with continued emphasis on Chinese characters and increasing emphasis on speaking, listening, reading, writing, and culture.  Fulfills a General Education Tier II Cross-Cultural Experience if taken with CLST1002L Intercultural Lab.  Prerequisites: CHIN1030 or equivalent.
 

CHIN2020. Intermediate Chinese (4)

A continuation of CHIN2010. For students who have completed Elementary Chinese. A refinement of basic skills and structure with continued emphasis on Chinese characters and increasing emphasis on speaking, listening, reading, writing, and culture. Fulfills a General Education Tier II Cross-Cultural Experience if taken with CHIN2020CL Intercultural Lab Tier IIPrerequisites: CHIN2010 or equivalent.
 

CHIN2094. Topics in Chinese Culture, Literature or Linguistics (1-3)

Topics of special interest in Chinese culture, including history, literature, or linguistics. May be taught in Chinese or English. Prerequisites: Instructor's permission if course is taught in Chinese. May be repeated for credit. 
 

CHIN3010. Advanced Conversation and Composition (3)

A continuation of 2020. Course will include extensive conversation with continued emphasis on composition and Chinese characters.  Students will complete modules in speaking, reading, writing, and listening in the broader context of Chinese culture.  Prerequisites: CHIN2020 or instructor's permission.
 

CHIN3094. Topics in Chinese Culture, Literature or Linguistics (1-3)

Topics of special interest in Chinese culture, including history, literature, or linguistics.  May be taught in Chinese or English. Prerequisites: Instructor's permission if course is taught in Chinese. May be repeated for credit.
 

CHIN4094. Topics in Chinese Culture, Literature or Linguistics (1-3)

Topics of special interest in Chinese culture, including history, literature, or linguistics. May be taught in Chinese or English. Prerequisites: Instructor's permission if course is taught in Chinese. May be repeated for credit