20 Credits SPRING


Pre-requisites: EAS2025, EAS2026, EAS2027, EAS2028


Aims/Description: This module builds on skills acquired in Chinese Language 5. It is divided into four sections, each one focussing on a key linguistic skill which is demanded of adult foreign users of the language. These skills are: interpreting between Chinese and English; summarisation of information bearing texts; writing in Chinese - with a focus on short reports and the interpretation of data; and speaking, with a focus on group and individual presentations. Group work, with students determining their own materials for study, is a key element of the module, enabling students to develop as independent learners.

Restrictions on availability: EMPTY

Staff Contact: HAN YU
Teaching Methods: Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Course work, Classroom testing

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