20 Credits AUTUMN

Cannot be taken with: EAS217, EAS226
Pre-requisites: EAS199

EAS199 or equivalent

Aims/Description: On return from the study year in China, students will have acquired skills enabling them to function in everyday Chinese contexts. Skills in spoken and written Chinese are now consolidated in this module, using a series of newspaper and other texts selected according to social science themes. All language work is related to the current theme, enabling students to build up a specific vocabulary, skills and knowledge base.

Restrictions on availability: EMPTY

Staff Contact: Lucille Han
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Tests and continuous assessment

Information on the department responsible for this unit (East Asian Studies):

Departmental Home Page
Teaching timetable


The content of our courses is reviewed annually to make sure it's up-to-date and relevant. Individual modules are occasionally updated or withdrawn. This is in response to discoveries through our world-leading research; funding changes; professional accreditation requirements; student or employer feedback; outcomes of reviews; and variations in staff or student numbers. In the event of any change we'll consult and inform students in good time and take reasonable steps to minimise disruption.

URLs used in these pages are subject to year-on-year change. For this reason we recommend that you do not bookmark these pages or set them as favourites.

Teaching methods and assessment displayed on this page are indicative for 2021-22. Students will be informed by the academic department of any changes made necessary by the ongoing pandemic.

Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK