Fall Intensive Chinese 2-2

East China Normal University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Fall Intensive Chinese 2-2

  • Host University

    East China Normal University

  • Location

    Shanghai, China

  • Area of Study

    Asian Studies, Chinese

  • Language Level

    Advanced

    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

    234
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    15
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    22.5
  • Overview

    Students will take three course components. Each course component will be evaluated separately and participants will receive a separate grade for each component on their transcript. Please note- course components may change term-to-term.

    Integrated Chinese
    Course 2-2 is designed for students who are more advanced than students in course 2-1. It will cover lessons 6-15 in the textbook. Students will learn more than 600 new vocabulary words during the semester and continue to improve all other elements of Chinese language.

    ChineseAudiovisual
    This course is a continuation of the 2-1 Spoken Chinese. We will begin from lesson 10 and advance students to lesson 20. The material students learn will be more difficult than in course 2-1. Students will be trained to speak in much longer paragraphs. After successful completion of this course, students will have command of approximately 300 new intermediate level vocabulary words.

    Contemporary Reading
    Students will read articles selected from newspapers, magazines and other contemporary reading materials according to their language proficiency. The articles will be about all aspects of Chinese society and peoples' lives. Through reading and studying these materials, students will learn a great deal about modern Chinese society. Their reading and writing ability will be drastically improved as well.

Course Disclaimer

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.