ASIANLAN 104 - First Year Chinese for Heritage Speakers
Fall 2022, Section 002
Instruction Mode: Section 002 is   Hybrid (see other Sections below)
Subject: Asian Languages (ASIANLAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
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Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ASIANLAN 100, 101, 102, or 103.
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of instructor.
Enforced Prerequisites:
By assignment of ASIANLAN 104 by Placement Test.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Full Term 8/29/22 - 12/9/22 (see other Sections below)
NOTE: Drop/Add deadlines are dependent on the class meeting dates and will differ for full term versus partial term offerings.
For information on drop/add deadlines, see the Office of the Registrar and search Registration Deadlines.


This course is designed for heritage speakers of Chinese (through the family background or personal experience) with high proficiency in listening to an everyday conversation and speaking about daily life, but limited ability to read or write.

The focus of this course will be on improving students' reading and writing skills while students' oral/aural skills will also be practiced.

Course Requirements:

Coursework will be graded on the basis of class performance and attendance, quizzes, tests, homework assignments, essays, and a final exam.

Intended Audience:

This course is for heritage speakers only. Students must take a placement exam in order to enroll. Information about the Chinese Placement Exam can be found on the ALC website.


ASIANLAN 104 - First Year Chinese for Heritage Speakers
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
MTuTh 9:00AM - 10:00AM
W 9:00AM - 10:00AM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
002 (REC)
MTuTh 10:00AM - 11:00AM
W 10:00AM - 11:00AM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22

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