Fall 2013 First-Year Chinese I
Asian Languages and Civilizations, as CHIN-101
Formerly listed as: CHIN-01
Course (Login required) Faculty Weijia Li (Sections 01 and 02) Description
This course, along with CHIN 102 in the spring semester, is an elementary introduction to Mandarin Chinese offered for students who have no Chinese-speaking backgrounds. The class takes an integrated approach to basic language skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing, and it emphasizes pronunciation and the tones, Chinese character handwriting, and the most basic structure and patterns of Chinese grammar. The class meets five times per week (lectures on MWF and drill sessions on TTh).
Limited to 30 students. Fall semester. Senior Lecturer Li.
If Overenrolled: Priority given to ASLC majors, then to class year (seniors first). Cost: 99.97 ? Course times and locations CHIN 101 - LEC Section 01 M 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM WEBS 217 W 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM WEBS 217 F 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM WEBS 217 Section 02 M 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM WEBS 217 W 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM WEBS 217 F 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM WEBS 217 CHIN 101F - DIS Section 01 Tu 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM WEBS 103 Th 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM WEBS 103 Section 02 Tu 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM WEBS 103 Th 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM WEBS 103 Section 03 Tu 01:00 PM - 01:50 PM WEBS 103 Th 01:00 PM - 01:50 PM WEBS 103 Section 04 Tu 02:30 PM - 03:20 PM WEBS 103 Th 02:30 PM - 03:20 PM WEBS 103 Textbooks
Below are the textbooks used in this course, along with pricing information and availability at local bookstores. The price range shown is based upon queries to multiple online booksellers; click on the the price field to see detailed pricing information.
This is preliminary information about books for this course. Please contact your instructor or the Academic Coordinator for the department, before attempting to purchase these books.
Section(s) ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
All 9780887276385 Integrated Chinese: Simplified Characters Textbook, Level 1, Part 1 (English and Chinese Edition) Cheng & Tsui Yuehua Liu Amherst Books From $17.43-$92.48
All 9780887276484 Integrated Chinese Character Workbook, Level 1, Part 1: Simplified & Traditional Character Cheng & Tsui Yuehua Liu - Tao-Chung Yao - Nyan-Ping Bi - Liangyan Ge - Yaohua Shi Amherst Books From $14.34-$82.81
All 9780887277450 Online Workbook TBD
These books are available locally at
Amherst Books. If Overenrolled
Priority given to ASLC majors, then to class year (seniors first).
Fall 2018 Other years: