ASIANLAN 101 - First Year Chinese I
Fall 2016, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is (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, 102, 103, or 104.
Waitlist Capacity:
Advisory Prerequisites:
Native or near-native speakers of Chinese are not eligible for this course.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:


In this course, students are expected to achieve control of the sound system (especially the 4 tones), basic sentence patterns, aural comprehension, daily conversations and writing characters. 374 characters will be introduced in this course.

Textbooks: Integrated Chinese (Level One, Part I) — Textbook, Workbook, Character Workbook (all in Simplified Character Edition).

Course Requirements:

There are regular quizzes, homework assignments, in-class exercises, oral presentations, and exams in this course.

Intended Audience:

ASIANLAN 101 is an introductory course for students who do not understand or speak any Chinese. (If you a heritage learner, the right beginning course for you is ASIANLAN 104 First Year Chinese for Mandarin Speakers.)

Class Format:

Students have class one hour per day.


ASIANLAN 101 - First Year Chinese I
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001 (REC)
 In Person
MTuWThF 9:00AM - 10:00AM
002 (REC)
 In Person
MW 10:00AM - 11:00AM
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:00AM
F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
003 (REC)
 In Person
MWF 3:00PM - 4:00PM
TuTh 3:00PM - 4:00PM
004 (REC)
 In Person
MWF 4:00PM - 5:00PM
TuTh 4:00PM - 5:00PM

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