Description
SPECIAL TOPICS: ADVANCED CHINESE ACROSS GENRES
To develop greater fluency, accuracy and confidence in spoken Chinese. Rhetorical and presentational skills will be introduced and reinforced. Students will narrate and describe an event/situation, maintain sustained discourses, provide structured arguments, develop hypotheses and explain as well as defend opinions. Through reading news articles on various subjects such as society, finance, politics, technology, sports and entertainment, students will gain deeper understanding of social, cultural, political and economic situations in Chinese speaking regions and will be able to conduct in-depth conversations with native speakers.
Details
Grading Basis
Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
CHIN 1033
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
East Asian Languages & Lit
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: CHIN 1020 (MIN GRADE 'C-')
Typically Offered
Fall