Chinese (CHIN)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

CHIN 1101

For complete beginners only, providing a thorough grounding in conversational and reading skills. Students with any previous background or training in the language will need to take the Mandarin Placement ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 6 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  4189CHIN 1101  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Divo, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Permission of instructor required. Please contact the instructor to enroll. Students must enroll in lecture in one section. Because of limited section size, students missing first two class meetings without university excuse are dropped so others may register. No students added after second week of classes.

  •  5943CHIN 1101  LEC 002

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Divo, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Permission of instructor required. Please contact the instructor to enroll. Students must enroll in lecture in one section. Because of limited section size, students missing first two class meetings without university excuse are dropped so others may register. No students added after second week of classes.

  •  4190CHIN 1101  DIS 201

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Divo, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  4191CHIN 1101  DIS 202

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Divo, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  4193CHIN 1101  DIS 204

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Divo, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  4194CHIN 1101  DIS 205

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Divo, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6500CHIN 1109  SEM 101

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Li, F

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Permission of instructor required. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  4948CHIN 1109  SEM 102

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Li, F

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Permission of instructor required. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7701CHIN 1109  SEM 103

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Du, Y

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Permission of instructor required. Please contact the instructor 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6924CHIN 1121  LEC 001

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Divo, S

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

  •  6925CHIN 1121  DIS 201

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Liu, R

  • Instruction Mode: Online

CHIN 1123

A continuation of CHIN 1122 .  This course helps students develop basic skills in Mandarin Chinese, at a moderate pace. For non-heritage learners only.  view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7119CHIN 1123  LEC 001

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Divo, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: CHIN 1122 or permission of instructor.

  •  7120CHIN 1123  DIS 201

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Liu, R

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7125CHIN 2201  SEM 101

    • MTRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Teng, F

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Prerequisite: B- or above in CHIN 1102; or equivalent and permission of instructor. Please contact instructor to enroll. In person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7126CHIN 2201  SEM 102

    • MTRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Teng, F

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Prerequisite: B- or above in CHIN 1102; or equivalent and permission of instructor. Please contact instructor to enroll. In person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7127CHIN 2201  SEM 103

    • MTRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Teng, F

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Prerequisite: B- or above in CHIN 1102; or equivalent and permission of instructor. Please contact instructor to enroll. In person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 20310CHIN 2201  SEM 104

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Teng, F

    • MTRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Teng, F

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: B- or above in CHIN 1102; or equivalent and permission of instructor. Please contact instructor to enroll. In person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 20997CHIN 2201  SEM 105

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Teng, F

    • MTRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Teng, F

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: B- or above in CHIN 1102; or equivalent and permission of instructor. Please contact instructor to enroll. In person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 20998CHIN 2201  SEM 106

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Teng, F

    • MTRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Teng, F

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: B- or above in CHIN 1102; or equivalent and permission of instructor. Please contact instructor to enroll. In person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.

CHIN 2209

This course focuses on reading and writing Chinese at the intermediate level for Chinese heritage students who can speak Mandarin fluently. It provides ample opportunities to read authentic texts written ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  4951CHIN 2209  SEM 101

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • George, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: B in Chin 1110 or equivalent as determined through placement exam. Permission of instructor required. Please contact instructor to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  4952CHIN 2209  SEM 102

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Duan, Y

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: B in Chin 1110 or equivalent as determined through placement exam. Permission of instructor required. Please contact instructor to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5967CHIN 2209  SEM 103

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • George, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: B in Chin 1110 or equivalent as determined through placement exam. Permission of instructor required. Please contact instructor to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 21824CHIN 2209  SEM 104

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • George, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: B in Chin 1110 or equivalent as determined through placement exam. Permission of instructor required. Please contact instructor to enroll.

CHIN 3301

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  8665CHIN 3301  SEM 102

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Li, F

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: Grade of B+ or higher in CHIN 2202, or equivalent as determined through placement test. Permission of instructor required. Please contact instructor 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CHIN 5509NBA 6150

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6920CHIN 3309  SEM 101

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Chen, Z

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Challenges for Urban Public Management

  • 22064CHIN 3316  SEM 101

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Zhang, X

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: CHIN 2201/2202, 2209/2210 or equivalent. Must be concurrently enrolled in CRP 4120.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Making Sense of World Politics

  • 22086CHIN 3316  SEM 102

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Chai, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: CHIN 2201/2202, 2209/2210 or equivalent. Must be concurrently enrolled in GOVT 1817.

CHIN 3351

Continuing instruction in spoken Chinese and in various genres and styles of written Chinese. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8099CHIN 3351  SEM 170

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Taught in Beijing, China.

CHIN 4406

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CAPS 4406CHIN 6606

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6922CHIN 4406  SEM 101

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Chen, Z

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  4953CHIN 4411  SEM 101

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Teng, F

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: Grade of B+ or higher in CHIN 3302 or equivalent as determined by placement exam and permission of instructor. Please contact instructor to enroll.

CHIN 4443

This course is designed for students who have satisfactorily finished CHIN 4427 or the equivalent.  The focus of the course is on formal Chinese, and the main aim of this course is to help students achieve ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8100CHIN 4443  SEM 181

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Taught in Washington, D.C. This is part of the Cornell in Washington program. Prerequisite: CHIN 2210 or CHIN 4412 with a grade of B+ or above or equivalent as determined by instructor. Permission of instructor required.

CHIN 4453

This course is designed for students who have satisfactorily finished CHIN 2210 or CHIN 4412, or the equivalent. The focus of the course is on formal Chinese, and the main aim of this course is to help ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5144CHIN 4453  SEM 170

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: CHIN 2210 or CHIN 4412 or equivalent as determined by instructor. Permission of instructor required.

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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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CHIN 3309NBA 6150

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  6921CHIN 5509  SEM 101

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Chen, Z

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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 aims to continuously improve students' Chinese proficiency while, at the same time, preparing ... view course details

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CAPS 4406CHIN 4406

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7017CHIN 6606  SEM 101

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Chen, Z

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