Building on the foundation skills taught in HMC101, HMC102 further develops competence in beginners spoken and written Chinese (simplified characters). The focus is to improve speaking and listening, reading and writing skills.
|Unit name||Introduction to Chinese 1B|
|College/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
|Discipline||Global Cultures and Languages|
|Coordinator||Doctor Isabel Wang|
|Available as an elective?||Yes|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- Converse in Chinese using basic knowledge and skills provided through practice on a variety of topics involving learned material.
- Apply standard Mandarin Chinese grammatical rules with correct word order and sentence structure.
- Identify cultural elements embedded in Chinese language.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1,3||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3||Domestic Full Fee 4|
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On campus Hobart enrolment
Weekly workshops (4 hours)
On campus Launceston enrolment
Weekly workshops (4 hours)
Off campus enrolment
Weekly workshops (4 hours) online via zoom (concurrent with on-campus workshops).
Supplementary weekly lecture recording (1 hour) for on/off-campus enrolments
|Assessment||Speaking Task (10%)|Online Quiz 1 (30%)|Online Quiz 2 (30%)|Online Quiz 3 (30%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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