Courses & Units

Chinese 2A HMC219

Launceston, Hobart

Note:

Due to the circumstances around COVID-19, you will begin your semester 2 studies online in 2021. However, when Government guidelines change, on-campus studies will be reintroduced.

Note:

Placement test may be required to determine proficiency level

Introduction

HMC219 is designed to further develop competence in intermediate spoken and written Chinese (simplified characters). The unit builds on students’ study in HMC101/XBR119 and HMC102. It introduces new grammar and vocabulary as well as examples of real-world language use to develop their Chinese to an intermediate level.

Summary

Unit name Chinese 2A
Unit code HMC219
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline Global Cultures and Languages
Coordinator Doctor YanJun (Isabel) Wang
Available as student elective? Yes
Level Intermediate

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 22/2/2021 23/3/2021 12/4/2021 30/5/2021

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2021 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2021 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Compose grammatically correct sentences (correct word order and sentence structure) in both written and verbal communication.
  • Converse in Chinese using knowledge and skills acquired on a range of topics involving learned materials.
  • Understand the socio-cultural aspects of Chinese language involving learned materials.
  • Identify strategies and techniques for independently learning Mandarin Chinese.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
091515 $493.00 $493.00 not applicable $2,108.00

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Requisites

Prerequisites

HMC102

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

HMC206 AND HMC208

Teaching

AssessmentTest or quiz (30%)|Test or quiz (20%)|Examination - oral/viva voce (20%)|Examination - invigilated (externally - Exams Office) (30%)
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Textbooks

Required Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
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