Chinese (CHIN)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

CHIN 1102

For 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 Test ... view course details

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

  • 6 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5504CHIN 1102  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Divo, S

  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

  •  6788CHIN 1102  LEC 002

    • MW
    • Divo, S

  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

  •  5505CHIN 1102  DIS 201

  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

  •  5506CHIN 1102  DIS 202

  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

  •  5507CHIN 1102  DIS 203

  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

  •  5508CHIN 1102  DIS 204

  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

  •  5509CHIN 1102  DIS 205

  • Prerequisite: Grade of C+ or higher in CHIN 1101 and permission of instructor. Please contact the instructor 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5497CHIN 1110  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: CHIN 1109 or placement by instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5498CHIN 1110  SEM 102

    • MWF
    • Staff

  • Prerequisite: CHIN 1109 or placement by instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7783CHIN 1110  SEM 103

    • MWF
    • Li, F

  • Prerequisite: CHIN 1109 or placement by instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

CHIN 1122

A continuation of  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

  •  7933CHIN 1122  LEC 001

    • T
    • Divo, S

  • Prerequisite: grade of C+ in CHIN 1121, or permission of instructor. Enrollment limited to professional degree students (Dyson School, Johnson School, Hotel School, and Cornell Law School), or permission of instructor. Students with any previous background or training in the language will need to take the Mandarin placement test to determine which Chinese course will best suit their needs.

  •  7934CHIN 1122  DIS 201

    • MWF
    • Liu, R

CHIN 1124

A continuation of  CHIN 1123 . 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

  •  8366CHIN 1124  LEC 001

    • T
    • Divo, S

  • Prerequisite: grade of B- in CHIN 1123, or permission of instructor. Enrollment limited to: professional degree students (Dyson School, Johnson School, Hotel School, and Law School), or permission of instructor. Students with any previous background or training in the language will need to take the Mandarin Placement Test to determine which Chinese course will best suit their needs.

  •  8368CHIN 1124  DIS 201

    • MWF
    • Li, F

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5499CHIN 2202  SEM 101

    • MTWRF
    • Teng, F

  • Prerequisite: Grade of B or higher in CHIN 2201 or by placement. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5500CHIN 2202  SEM 102

    • MTWRF
    • Teng, F

  • Prerequisite: Grade of B or higher in CHIN 2201 or by placement. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5501CHIN 2202  SEM 103

    • MTWRF
    • Teng, F

  • Prerequisite: Grade of B or higher in CHIN 2201 or by placement. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

CHIN 2210

If your long-time goal is to become a true bilingual of English and Chinese, this course will be the next great step you need to take.  This course uses authentic articles from the Chinese version of New ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5514CHIN 2210  SEM 101

    • MWF
    • George, S

  • 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 the instructor to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5515CHIN 2210  SEM 102

    • MWF
    • George, S

  • 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 the instructor to enroll.

CHIN 3302

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

  •  5685CHIN 3302  SEM 101

    • MTWRF
    • Mehta, Y

  • Prerequisite: CHIN 3301 or placement by instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 17533CHIN 3302  SEM 102

    • MTWRF
    • Mehta, Y

  • Prerequisite: CHIN 3301 or placement by instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

CHIN 3352

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7318CHIN 3352  LEC 070

  • 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  5684CHIN 4412  SEM 101

    • MWF
    • Teng, F

  • Prerequisite: Grade of B+ or higher in CHIN 4411 or permission. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

CHIN 4428

This course aims to help students achieve an advanced level of performance both in speaking and writing through reading authentic Chinese materials, watching TV shows, various writing exercises and class ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7447CHIN 4428  SEM 101

    • MWF
    • Liu, R

  • Prerequisite: CHIN 4427 or permission of instructor. Please contact the instructor to enroll.

CHIN 4452

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  7319CHIN 4452  SEM 170

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

CHIN 4454

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 GradeNoAud

  •  9506CHIN 4454  SEM 170

  • Taught in Beijing, China. Prerequisite: CHIN 4427 or permission of instructor.