10 Credits SPRING

Pre-requisites: LAW11001

Aims/Description: This module aims to equip students with some prior knowledge of Mandarin Chinese (ca. 250 Chinese characters) with further practical language skills in listening, reading, speaking and writing. On successful completion of the unit, students will have mastered around 270 new words related to daily life; understand longer sentences and classroom expressions related to daily activities; be able to obtain specific information from written and audio materials; be able to communicate in making phone calls, asking directions, taking public transport, shopping, ordering food, describing things; be able to write around 160 new characters in simple sentences or forms.

Restrictions on availability: LAWU20 students only

Staff Contact: ZHANG TIETIE
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Practical skills assessment

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