University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

CHIN 3013 - Understanding Chinese for Chinese Speakers

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: Native or near native Chinese language proficiency (including Chinese dialects)
Assumed Knowledge: Completion of junior secondary school or above in China, other Chinese speaking countries or regions, or equivalent with native or near native Chinese language proficiency (including Chinese dialects)
Assessment: 1500 word essay 40%, worksheets 30%, oral presentation 30%
Syllabus:

This course is intended for native or near-native speakers of Mandarin studying Modern Standard Chinese in Australian context. The course aims to introduce students to the essentials of the Chinese language so as to enhance their proficiency in the practical use of the language in the Australian context. It focuses on important aspects of the language including its writing system, historical development, and its social and regional variances. Topics covered in this course include Chinese among world languages, Chinese in China and overseas, Romanisation schemes, the phonological, lexical and syntactic features of Chinese, the historical development of Chinese, reform of the Chinese language, analysis of traditional & simplified scripts and teaching Chinese as a foreign language in Australia.

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Commonwealth supported
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Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Tue 15/03/2022 Thu 24/03/2022 Fri 06/05/2022 Fri 10/06/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
19210 LEC0 360 8 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.
Related Class: Class Exercise
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10164 CE01 300 66 4 Mar - 8 Apr Friday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
29 Apr - 10 Jun Friday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: Online exam
20133 CE02 300 182 4 Mar - 8 Apr Friday 1pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
29 Apr - 10 Jun Friday 1pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: Online Exam
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
13421 TU08 43 2 7 Mar - 4 Apr Monday 2pm - 3pm Barr Smith South, 2032, Teaching Room
25 Apr - 30 May Monday 2pm - 3pm Barr Smith South, 2032, Teaching Room
13422 TU07 46 FULL 10 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
28 Apr - 2 Jun Thursday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
13423 TU06 46 FULL 8 Mar - 5 Apr Tuesday 12pm - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
26 Apr - 31 May Tuesday 12pm - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
13424 TU05 48 FULL 8 Mar - 5 Apr Tuesday 3pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
26 Apr - 31 May Tuesday 3pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
13426 TU03 50 FULL 10 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 2pm - 3pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
28 Apr - 2 Jun Thursday 2pm - 3pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
13427 TU02 47 FULL 10 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 3pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
28 Apr - 2 Jun Thursday 3pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
13428 TU01 48 FULL 8 Mar - 5 Apr Tuesday 2pm - 3pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
26 Apr - 31 May Tuesday 2pm - 3pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
15597 TU09 30 4 7 Mar - 4 Apr Monday 1pm - 2pm Napier, 205, Teaching Room
25 Apr - 30 May Monday 1pm - 2pm Napier, 205, Teaching Room