This course is the continuation of CHIN 201. It is designed to improve and develop students' acquisition of Mandarin using listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills at an advanced level. The course introduces literary texts on Chinese culture, social, and business customs through textbooks and reference materials from current media and other sources. A thematic approach is adopted throughout the course. It broadens students' knowledge of Chinese characters, complex sentence structures, essay writing and verbal communication in Chinese. It also develops skills using Chinese in presentations and discussions for general and career-related purposes.


45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework including CHIN 201

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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