CHN 111 Beginning Chinese I (A,R). Introductory course in modern Mandarin Chinese designed to develop language skills in Chinese (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as an understanding and appreciation of Chinese culture. Content includes oral comprehension drills, pronunciation exercises, sentence formation, vocabulary, verbs, and simple readings on Chinese culture. Succinct explanations in English are followed by group and individual practice in Chinese. 3 Cr.
CHN 112 Beginning Chinese II (A,R). Prerequisite: CHN 111 or equivalent. Continuation of CHN 111. This course is designed to further the development of language skills in modern Mandarin Chinese as well as an understanding and appreciation of Chinese culture. Emphasis is on communication. 3 Cr.