FF:KSCA006 Chinese Language I - Course Information
KSCA006 Chinese Language IFaculty of Arts
- Extent and Intensity
- 0/6/0. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
- Yu-Shiuan Li (seminar tutor)
Wei-lun Lu, Ph.D. (alternate examiner)
Mgr. Zuzana Pospěchová, Ph.D. (alternate examiner)
- Guaranteed by
- Mgr. Zuzana Pospěchová, Ph.D.
Department of Chinese Studies - Asia Studies Centre - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Wei-lun Lu, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Chinese Studies - Asia Studies Centre - Faculty of Arts
- Timetable of Seminar Groups
- KSCA006/01: Mon 8:00–9:40 Virtuální místnost, Wed 8:00–9:40 Virtuální místnost, Thu 8:00–9:40 Virtuální místnost, Y. Li
KSCA006/02: Mon 10:00–11:40 Virtuální místnost, Wed 10:00–11:40 Virtuální místnost, Thu 10:00–11:40 Virtuální místnost, Y. Li
- - No prior knowledge of Chinese is needed. The course is offered only to majors of the Chinese Department.
- Course Enrolment Limitations
- The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
- fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
- there are 6 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
- Course objectives
- At the end of the course, students should be able to:
- form simple sentences in written and spoken Chinese;
- understand simple speech by a native speaker of Chinese;
- read a simple text.
- Learning outcomes
- After the course, the student should be able to:
- understand the difference between the spoken and written varieties of Chinese;
- use new grammatical structures;
- answer basic questions and to create basic sentences;
- react properly in basic dialogue on textbook topics.
- This course (Chinese I) uses Integrated Chinese Level 1 Part 1 (Lesson 1-10; i.e., 10 lessons + 3 review weeks), following the order of the textbook's lessons.
- required literature
- Integrated Chinese : simplified characters. Edited by Yuehua Liu. 3rd ed. Boston: Cheng & Tsui Company, 2010. xxxi, 335. ISBN 9780887276446. info
- Integrated Chinese : simplified characters. Edited by Yuehua Liu. 3rd ed. Boston: Cheng & Tsui Company, 2009. viii, 184. ISBN 9780887276408. info
- Teaching methods
- The course is taught by a native speaker who combines various methods of teaching - seminars, class discussion, conversation, homework, written/oral presentations, etc.
- Assessment methods
- Final written exam (passing grade: 70%).
In addition to the test, the following rules must be observed:
1) Up to 4 absences are allowed in one semester. In case of 5 or more absences, the student will not be allowed to sit for the final exam.
2) The student needs to fulfill all the tasks given by the teacher (assignments, presentations, etc.) Unpreparedness is judged as absence.
3) Students must not switch study groups, unless the teacher explicitly approved.
- Language of instruction
- Follow-Up Courses
- Further Comments
- Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
- Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
- Enrolment Statistics (recent)
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