Courses & Units

Chinese 3A HMC319

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:

The University of Tasmania is excited to partner with Macquarie University for the teaching of our German major. Macquarie University is one of Australia’s leading universities in the study of languages.

This advanced Chinese language unit will be taught online via our partnership with Macquarie University. To do this please enrol in HMC319 via UTAS eStudent, and then we will contact you with details about how to access the equivalent unit at Macquarie University.

Introduction

This unit develops competence in advanced spoken and written Chinese (simplified characters). It is a workshop style, participatory language unit. The unit includes 1) discussions regarding grammar and 2) student and teacher-led exercises in speaking and listening, reading and writing. This unit builds on your previous study of Chinese in HMC101, 102, 219 and 220 to advance your competency in reading, writing and speaking Mandarin Chinese.

Summary

Unit name Chinese 3A
Unit code HMC319
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline Global Cultures and Languages
Coordinator Doctor Wei (Lucy) Li|Associate Professor Yan Li
Available as student elective? Yes
Level Advanced

Availability

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

  • Apply advanced Chinese grammatical rules to produce clear and accurate Mandarin Chinese prose .
  • Converse in Mandarin Chinese on a range of topics with correct pronunciation and diction.
  • Write on a range of social topics, using Mandarin Chinese in culturally appropriate language.
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

HMC220

Teaching

AssessmentExamination - oral/viva voce (10%)|Test or quiz (10%)|Test or quiz (20%)|Examination - invigilated (internally) (20%)|Examination - invigilated (externally - Exams Office) (30%)|Assignment (10%)
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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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