Students continue developing their skills in Mandarin Chinese through listening, speaking, reading and writing; this course focuses on advanced development and use of pronunciation, grammar, tones, simplified Chinese characters, and cultural understanding. This course has a Conversation Café that allows students to speak with each other and with native or fluent language mentors as they put learned material into practice.
This course uses <em>Chinese Link</em>, Level 1 Part2, Simplified Character Version and <em>MyChineseLab</em> (the online interactive workbook associated with the textbook).<br> <br> Due to the nature of this course&#8217;s learning outcomes, the exams are only available in a paper format. Please plan for shipping time.
Prerequisite: 
Second-Year Chinese, Part 1 (CHIN 051) or equivalent.
Course Outline: 
Unit 1: Hobbies and Sports 爱好和运动
Unit 2: Weather and Seasons 天气和四季
Unit 3: Describe means of Transportation 交通
Unit 4: Talk about Travel Plans 旅行
Unit 5: Review Units 1-4
Unit 6: Health and Medicine 健康和医药
Unit 7: Renting an apartment 看房和租房
Unit 8: Future Plans 未来计划
Unit 9: Arts and Culture 艺术和文化