ASIANLAN 104 - First Year Chinese for Mandarin Speakers
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, 101, 102, or 103.
Waitlist Capacity:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:


This course is designed for heritage Chinese speakers (through family background or personal experiences) who have high fluency in listening and speaking on topics of daily routines, but with limited reading and writing ability. The focus of this course will be on reading and writing while improving students’ oral/aural skills as well.

Course Requirements:

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

Intended Audience:

Students must take a placement test before classes begin or receive the permission of the instructor in order to register for this course. For test information, please refer to

Class Format:

Classes, which are conducted in Chinese, meet four hours per week with a focus on reading and writing.


ASIANLAN 104 - First Year Chinese for Mandarin Speakers
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
 In Person
MTuWTh 9:00AM - 10:00AM
002 (REC)
 In Person
MTuWTh 10:00AM - 11:00AM
003 (REC)
 In Person
MW 2:00PM - 3:00PM
TuTh 2:00PM - 3:00PM

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