Chinese (CHIN)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017.

CHIN 1101

For complete beginners only, providing a thorough grounding in conversational and reading skills. Students with some facility in the spoken language (because Chinese is spoken at home) but who do not read ... view course details

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  • 6 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5821CHIN 1101  LEC 001

  • Permission of instructor required. Please contact Stephanie Divo (sah36)to enroll.

  •  7828CHIN 1101  LEC 002

  • Permission of instructor required. Please contact Stephanie Divo (sah36)to enroll.

CHIN 1109

Intended primarily for students whose family language is Mandarin but have had little or no formal training. The focus is on characters, reading comprehension, composition, grammar, standard pronunciation, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  8715CHIN 1109  SEM 101

  • Permission of instructor required. Please contact Yufen Lee Mehta (yl43) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6698CHIN 1109  SEM 102

  • Permission of instructor required. Please contact Yufen Lee Mehta (yl43) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6699CHIN 1109  SEM 103

  • Permission of instructor required. Please contact Yufen Lee Mehta (yl43) to enroll.

CHIN 1121

This course helps students develop basic skills in Mandarin Chinese, at a moderate pace. For complete beginners only. view course details

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  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 16394CHIN 1121  LEC 001

  • Limited to students in professional schools (Dyson School, Johnson School, Hotel School, and Cornell Law School), or permission of instructor.

CHIN 2201

Continuing instruction in written and spoken Chinese with particular emphasis on consolidating basic conversational skills and improving reading confidence and ability. view course details

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5831CHIN 2201  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: B- or above in CHIN 1102; or equivalent and permission of instructor. Please contact Qiuyun Teng (qt11) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6700CHIN 2201  SEM 102

  • Prerequisite: B- or above in CHIN 1102; or equivalent and permission of instructor. Please contact Qiuyun Teng (qt11) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6701CHIN 2201  SEM 103

  • Prerequisite: B- or above in CHIN 1102; or equivalent and permission of instructor. Please contact Qiuyun Teng (qt11) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6702CHIN 2201  SEM 104

  • Prerequisite: B- or above in CHIN 1102; or equivalent and permission of instructor. Please contact Qiuyun Teng (qt11) to enroll.

CHIN 2209

Focuses on reading and writing Chinese at the intermediate level for Chinese heritage students who can speak Mandarin fluently. Provides ample opportunities to read authentic texts written by famous Chinese ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6705CHIN 2209  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: B in Chin 1110 or equivalent as determined through placement exam. Permission of instructor required. Please contact Weiqing S. George (wsg3) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6706CHIN 2209  SEM 102

  • Prerequisite: B in Chin 1110 or equivalent as determined through placement exam. Permission of instructor required. Please contact Weiqing S. George (wsg3) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7873CHIN 2209  SEM 103

  • Prerequisite: B in Chin 1110 or equivalent as determined through placement exam. Permission of instructor required. Please contact Weiqing S. George (wsg3) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 18538CHIN 2209  SEM 104

  • Prerequisite: B in Chin 1110 or equivalent as determined through placement exam. Permission of instructor required. Please contact Weiqing S. George (wsg3) to enroll.

CHIN 3301

Continuing instruction in spoken and written Chinese Mandarin via authentic multimedia materials.  view course details

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5833CHIN 3301  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Grade of B+ or higher in CHIN 2202, or equivalent as determined through placement test. Permission of instructor required. Please contact Yufen Lee Mehta (yl43) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6707CHIN 3301  SEM 102

  • Prerequisite: Grade of B+ or higher in CHIN 2202, or equivalent as determined through placement test. Permission of instructor required. Please contact Yufen Lee Mehta (yl43) to enroll.

CHIN 3309

First part of a two-semester sequence for those who studied Mandarin to advanced level. Will cover first five chapters of the textbook, developed surrounding five real cases. These are multinational companies, ... view course details

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    Combined with: CHIN 5509NBA 6150

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 16272CHIN 3309  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: two years (on heritage track) or three years of Chinese or equivalent. Permission of instructor required.

CHIN 3316

This 1-credit optional course aims to expand the students' vocabulary, and advance their speaking and reading skills as well as enhance their knowledge and deepen their cultural understanding by attaching ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: The Asian Century? The Rise of China and India

  • 16404CHIN 3316  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: CHIN 2201/2202, 2209-2210 or equivalent.

CHIN 4406

This course is designed for those who have studied Mandarin to the advanced level (or equivalent). The course is aimed to continuously improve students' Chinese proficiency while, at the same time, preparing ... view course details

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    Combined with: CAPS 4406CHIN 6606

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 16284CHIN 4406  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Two years (on heritage track) or three years of Chinese or equivalent. Permission of instructor required.

CHIN 4411

Reading, discussion, and composition at advanced levels. view course details

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6708CHIN 4411  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Grade of B+ or higher in CHIN 3302 or equivalent as determined by placement exam and permission of instructor. Please contact Qiuyun Teng (qt11) to enroll.

CHIN 4427

This course is designed for students who have successfully completed CHIN 2210 or CHIN 4412 , or have the equivalent language proficiency.  This advanced course aims to further develop students' Chinese ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  8719CHIN 4427  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: CHIN 2210 or CHIN 4412 with a grade of B+ or above or equivalent as determined by instructor. Please contact Rui Liu (rl264) to enroll.

CHIN 5509

First part of a two-semester sequence for those who studied Mandarin to advanced level. Will cover first five chapters of the textbook, developed surrounding five real cases. These are multinational companies, ... view course details

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    Combined with: CHIN 3309NBA 6150

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 16274CHIN 5509  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: two years (on heritage track) or three years of Chinese or equivalent. Permission of instructor required.

CHIN 6606

This course is designed for those who have studied Mandarin to the advanced level (or equivalent). The course is aimed to continuously improve students' Chinese proficiency while, at the same time, preparing ... view course details

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    Combined with: CAPS 4406CHIN 4406

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 17584CHIN 6606  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Two years (on heritage track) or three years of Chinese or equivalent. Permission of instructor required.