EUW/UUW 114 Mandarin Language 1

Course Synopsis

Mandarin Language class UUW 114 is designed for students who have no previous knowledge in Mandarin Language. Students will gain listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in standard spoken or written in standard Chinese. Be able to understand some deliberate speech and discussion pertaining to such topics. Be able to handle successfully most communicative tasks and social situations.

 

Course Outcome

Upon the completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Understand and read simple dialogues in Mandarin with help of Pin Yin, and recognize about 200 Chinese characters.
  • Practice listening and use communicative skill in tasks and social situation.
  • Write simple Chinese Character with help of Pin Yin.

EUW/UUW 214 Mandarin Language 2

Course Synopsis

UUW 214 is designed for students who have previous knowledge in spoken or written Chinese. Students will gain listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in standard (Mandarin) Chinese, attaining proximately the second level. At the completion of the course students will be able to understand some deliberate speech and discussion pertaining to given topics. They should be able to handle successfully most communicative tasks and social situations.

 

Course Outcome

Upon the completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Listen and understand dialogues in Mandarin with help of Pin Yin, and recognize about 300 Chinese characters
  • Apply and use communication skill to successfully handle communication tasks and social situation.
  • Read short sentences with help of Pin Yin and write simple sentences.
  • Use computer programs to  type Chinese characters

EUW/UUW 314 Mandarin Language 3

Course Synopsis

UUW 314 will be a continuation of Mandarin Chinese Language Level 2 As in the third course, this course; students will increase their vocabularies and knowledge of listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in standard Chinese(Mandarin). Students will be introduced to the advances communicative competence. Regular attendance at classes and submission of coursework (and at least 2 hours home study per week) are essential for successful completion of this course.

 

Course Outcome

Upon the completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Understand and categorize type of the words from dialogues in Mandarin, and recognize about 450 Chinese characters.
  • Listen and express ideas, feeling, and apply it into different situation and event.
  • Practice reading long article in various topics with correct pronunciation and write short paragraph.
  • Use computer programs to type Chinese characters and send electronic mail.

EUW/UUW 414 Mandarin Language 4

Course Synopsis

UUW414 will be a continuation of Mandarin Chinese Language Level 3. As in the forth course, this course, students will increase their vocabularies and knowledge of listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in standard (Mandarin) Chinese. Students will be introduced to the advances communicative competence. Regular attendance at classes and submission of coursework (and at least 2 hours home study per week) are essential for successful completion of this course.

 

Course Outcome

Upon the completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Practice listening and understand from dialogues, songs, articles, newspapers, etc., and recognize about 600 Chinese characters.
  • Explain, describe, and express ideas and feeling in different situation and event.
  • Practice reading article from various resources and able to analyze from the topic given and write short essay.
  • Use computer programs to type Chinese characters and send electronic mail.