15 Credits AUTUMN

Pre-requisites: EAS6156

Aims/Description: This module will study the teaching of the four skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing in Chinese language teaching, the different characteristics of these skills and the different teaching methodologies used for these, as well as the rationale for using different types of materials. The module will enable students to analyse approaches to the teaching of these language skills, with particular reference to language focus and language development; to identify and apply relevant theoretical principles to the description and evaluation of language learning tasks through learners' performance, and critically to discuss the relevant research literature.

Staff Contact: Dr. Yu Han
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, Individual seminar presentation

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