CHNS 3201

Intermed Chinese

This course is designed for students who have successfully completed a rigorous one-year college course in spoken and written Mandarin Chinese, or its equivalent. While many of the linguistic tasks students will learn to handle are similar to those of Level I, the level of language required to carry out these tasks is more advanced. In this course, students will be required to comprehend and produce paragraph-level Chinese.

Rigorous practice of spoken and written Chinese in complex communicative activities will be complemented by intensive drills to fine-tune pronunciation, expand vocabulary, and internalize more complex grammatical constructions. Students will also do intensive reading of expository writings on a variety of cultural topics. This course is conducted in Mandarin Chinese.

Required texts: Chi, T. Richard, Intermediate Mandarin Chinese: Textbook only

Recommended Dictionaries: Deng, G., Ed., A New English-Chinese Dictionary, University of Washington Press; Deng, G., Ed., A New Chinese-English Dictionary, University of Washington Press.
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Summer 2020 Language Schools

CHNS3201A-L20 Lecture (Gao)

Summer 2019 Language Schools

CHNS3201A-L19 Lecture (Chiu)

Summer 2018 Language Schools

CHNS3201A-L18 Lecture (Chiu)

Summer 2017 Language Schools

CHNS3201A-L17 Lecture (Yang)

Summer 2016 Language Schools

CHNS3201A-L16 Lecture (Yang)

Summer 2015 Language Schools

CHNS3201A-L15 Lecture (Yang, Wang, Wen, Yeh, Zhang)

Summer 2014 Language Schools

CHNS3201A-L14 Lecture (Yang, Cai, Cui, Ji, Li, Wang, Wu, Yeh)

Summer 2013

CHNS3201A-L13 Lecture (Zhang, Chiu, Cui, Wu, Wu, Yang, Zhao, Zheng)

Summer 2012

CHNS3201A-L12 Lecture (Zhang, Cui, Harris, Liu, Liu, Lu, Pelzl, Wu, Yang, Yuan)

Summer 2011

CHNS3201A-L11 Lecture (Bao, Chang, Chen, Cui, Hou, Jiang, Pelzl, Qian, Shu, Yuan, Zhang)

Summer 2010

CHNS3201A-L10 Lecture (Zhang, Chang, Cui, Huang, Li, Lin, Wang, Xiu, Yuan, Zhang, Zhang)

Summer 2009

CHNS3201A-L09 Lecture (Zhang, Chang, Chen, Cui, Diao, Liu, Su, Yuan, Zhang)

Summer 2008

CHNS3201A-L08 Lecture (Zhang, Chen, Feng, Wang, Wen, Wu, Xie, Yuan, Zhang)

Summer 2007

CHNS3201A-L07 Lecture (Zhang, Chang, Chen, Cui, Lin, Wang, Wen, Xiao, Zhu)

Summer 2006

CHNS3201A-L06 Lecture (Chen, Dai, Li, Lin)

Summer 2005

CHNS3201A-L05 Lecture (Liu, Chen, Hu, Lin, Ru, Wang, Yang, Zhang)

Summer 2004

CHNS3201A-L04 Lecture (Liu)