Fall 2020

First-Year Chinese I

Listed in: Asian Languages and Civilizations, as CHIN-101

Formerly listed as: CHIN-01

Faculty

Xiaoping Teng (Section 01)

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 course meets five times per week (lectures on MWF and drill sessions on TTh).

Fall semester. Senior Lecturer Teng.

If Overenrolled: Majors, Amherst seniors, juniors, and then sophomores and first-years

Cost: 45 ?

Keywords

Languages Other Than English, Online Only

Offerings

2020-21: Offered in Fall 2020
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Fall 2014, Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Fall 2017, Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2020