Chinese (CHIN)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2014-2015.

CHIN 1102

For 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 characters ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  5933CHIN 1102  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact Stephanie Divo (sah36) to enroll.

  •  7610CHIN 1102  LEC 002

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact Stephanie Divo (sah36) to enroll.

  •  5934CHIN 1102  DIS 201

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact Stephanie Divo (sah36) to enroll.

  •  5935CHIN 1102  DIS 202

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact Stephanie Divo (sah36) to enroll.

  •  5936CHIN 1102  DIS 203

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact Stephanie Divo (sah36) to enroll.

  •  5937CHIN 1102  DIS 204

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact Stephanie Divo (sah36) to enroll.

  •  5938CHIN 1102  DIS 205

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact Stephanie Divo (sah36) to enroll.

  •  5939CHIN 1102  DIS 206

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact Stephanie Divo (sah36) to enroll.

CHIN 1110

Continuation of 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, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5926CHIN 1110  SEM 101

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  • Prerequisite: CHIN 1109 or by placement by instructor. Please contact Yufen Lee Mehta (yl43) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5927CHIN 1110  SEM 102

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  • Prerequisite: CHIN 1109 or by placement by instructor. Please contact Yufen Lee Mehta (yl43) to enroll.

CHIN 1112

CHIN 1112 is a continuation of CHIN 1111. It will continue the basic training in oral/aural Cantonese and make solid the elementary Cantonese skills from CHIN 1111, or equivalent; students are expected ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5941CHIN 1112  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisite: CHIN 1111 or permission of instructor.

CHIN 2202

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 Graded

  •  5928CHIN 2202  SEM 101

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of B or higher in CHIN 2201 or by placement. Please contact Qiuyun Teng (qt11) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5929CHIN 2202  SEM 102

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of B or higher in CHIN 2201 or by placement. Please contact Qiuyun Teng (qt11) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5930CHIN 2202  SEM 103

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of B or higher in CHIN 2201 or by placement. Please contact Qiuyun Teng (qt11) to enroll.

CHIN 2210

Works on how to read effectively and write clearly and coherently through 1) learning both semi-formal and formal vocabulary, idioms, descriptive expressions, advanced sentence structures and the major ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5946CHIN 2210  SEM 101

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  • Enrollment limited to: students who have passed CHIN 2209 with a grade of B or higher or have equivalent as shown by placement test and permission of instructor. Please contact Su George (wsg3) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5947CHIN 2210  SEM 102

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  • Enrollment limited to: students who have passed CHIN 2209 with a grade of B or higher or have equivalent as shown by placement test and permission of instructor. Please contact Su George (wsg3) to enroll.

CHIN 2212

CHIN 2212 is a continuation of CHIN 2211. It gives comprehensive training in oral and written Cantonese at a higher level than CHIN 2211.  Oral training covers not only conversational and skill in Cantonese ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5949CHIN 2212  LEC 001

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  • Pre-requisite: CHIN 2211 or permission of instructor.

CHIN 3302

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

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6158CHIN 3302  SEM 101

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  • Prerequisite: CHIN 3301 or by placement by instructor. Please contact Yufen Lee Mehta (yl43) to enroll.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6159CHIN 3302  SEM 102

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  • Prerequisite: CHIN 3301 or by placement by instructor. Please contact Yufen Lee Mehta (yl43) to enroll.

CHIN 3312

CHIN 3312 is a continuation of CHIN 3311. It will give comprehensive training in oral and written Cantonese at a higher level than CHIN 3311: lrc.cornell.edu/asian/courses/ch/chin214. By completion of ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7583CHIN 3312  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisite: Completion of CHIN 3311 or permission of instructor.

CHIN 3342

Equivalent to CHIN 3302. Continuing instruction in spoken Chinese and in various genres and styles of written Chinese. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9421CHIN 3342  LEC 070

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  • Taught in Beijing, China. Prerequisite: CHIN 3301 or 3341 and permission of instructor.

CHIN 4412

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

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6157CHIN 4412  SEM 101

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  • Prerequisite: Grade of B+ or higher in CHIN 4411 or permission. Please contact Qiuyun Teng (qt11) to enroll.

CHIN 4428

The focus of the course is on formal Chinese, and the main aim of this course is to help students achieve an advanced level of Chinese performance, so that they may combine Chinese with their work in their ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16441CHIN 4428  SEM 101

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  • Prerequisite: CHIN 4427 or permission of instructor. Please contact Li Xu (lx57) to enroll.

CHIN 4442

Equivalent to CHIN 4412 .  Reading, discussion, and composition at advanced levels. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9422CHIN 4442  SEM 170

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  • Taught in Bejing, China. Prerequisite: CHIN 4411 or CHIN 4441 or permission of instructor.