Students continue learning Mandarin Chinese by focusing on pinyin and character review, pronunciation, grammar, tones, and simplified Chinese characters. Students gain enhanced cultural understanding and language mastery. Beyond traditional course material, this course makes use of a Conversation Café that gives students the opportunity to speak with other students, teaching assistants, and the instructor to practice what they are learning.
This course uses Chinese Link, Level 1 Part2, Simplified Character Version and MyChineseLab (the online interactive workbook associated with the textbook).
Due to the nature of this course’s learning outcomes, the exams are only available in a paper format. Please plan for shipping time.
First-Year Chinese, Part 2 (CHIN 043) or equivalent.
Course Outline: 
Unit 1: Making Requests 请求
Unit 2: Clothing 衣服
Unit 3: Shopping 逛街
Unit 4: Birthdays and Celebrations 生日和庆祝
Unit 5: Midcourse Cumulative Review
Unit 6: Location and Position 地点和位置
Unit 7: In the House 在家里
Unit 8: Hobbies and Sports 爱好和运动
Preparing for the Final Exam 期末考试