Chinese Language Level 2
|LC9001 or Placement Test
||48 hours (36 F2F + 12 online)|
This course is a continuation of the Chinese Language level 1 course. It aims to improve and enhance the skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing in an integrated manner, with emphasis on developing communicative skills in order to carry out conversations on a range of topics related to daily life. The course will also enable students to acquire skills to speak and write Chinese paragraphs with confidence. Students will learn to read and write Chinese texts with minimal help and will try to learn Chinese texts without the aid of pinyin.
This course is designed to advance the learners’ proficiency of the Chinese Language. It is theme-based and includes communicative activities which help the learners develop their skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing. The focus is on helping learners with their functional needs such as making an appointment and expressing need or necessity. More advanced sentence structures and grammatical rules will be introduced. Through the use of more challenging texts, learners’ knowledge of Chinese culture will be enriched.
Learning OutcomeUpon successful completion of the course, students will be able to:
Advance their knowledge of spoken and written Chinese and describe their daily lives in Chinese
Further improve skills in the areas of listening, speaking, reading and writing in Chinese in order to understand and convey messages
Understand basic Chinese culture