ASIANLAN 204 - Second Year Chinese for Heritage Speakers
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Asian Languages (ASIANLAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
Lang Req
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ASIANLAN 201, 202, or 203.
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of instructor.
Enforced Prerequisites:
ASIANLAN 104. Those who have not taken ASIANLAN 104 must take the placement test in order to register for this course.
Other Course Info:
conducted in Chinese.
Lang Req:
This course is part of the Language Requirement sequence.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course is a continuation of ASIANLAN 104. By the end of this course, students will be able to read intermediate-level materials and write short essays of 500 characters.

Course Requirements:

Coursework will be graded on the basis of classroom performance, quizzes, tests, and homework assignments.

Intended Audience:

This course is designed for heritage Chinese speakers (through family background or personal experiences) with high fluency in listening and speaking and some foundation in reading and writing.

Those who have not taken ASIANLAN 104 must take the placement test before class begins or receive the permission of the instructor in order to register for this course. For test information, please refer to Students should typically register for ASIANLAN 304 if they want to continue their Chinese studies upon completion of this course.

Class Format:

Classes conducted in Chinese will meet four hours a week with a focus on reading and writing.

ASIANLAN 204 - Second Year Chinese for Heritage Speakers
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
MTuWTh 9:00AM - 10:00AM
002 (REC)
MTuWTh 10:00AM - 11:00AM
003 (REC)
MTuWTh 1:00PM - 2:00PM
004 (REC)
MTuWTh 2:00PM - 3:00PM
NOTE: Data maintained by department in Wolverine Access. If no textbooks are listed below, check with the department.

For the students who want to learn traditional Chinese characters: A Primer for Advanced Beginners of Chinese Traditional Character Version, Volume Two Columbia University Press (2003), ISBN: 0-231-12557-7
ISBN: 0231135858
A primer for advanced beginners of Chinese = [Da xue yu wen], Author: Duanduan Li ... [et. al] ; edited by Irene Liu and Hailong Wang., Publisher: Columbia University Press Simplified 2004
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