Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

CHN 101 Conversational Mandarin Chinese I(RLA)

2 hours; 2 credits. This course is for those students interested in learning how to speak Mandarin Chinese to meet their educational and personal goals, or to address special needs in learning Mandarin. The course will focus on training the students oral communicational skills through selected real-life situations and topics. The course will also introduce the phonetic system of Pinyin, some conversational skills, and sentence patterns. Cantonese or other dialect speakers can also use the course to practice the official Mandarin pronunciation and oral language. This course does not fulfill the General Education requirement.