CHNS 0101

Beginning Chinese

Beginning Chinese
This course is an introduction to Mandarin (guoyu or putonghua). The course begins with simple words and phrases, the pronunciation and cadences of Mandarin, romanization, Chinese characters, and simple vocabulary items, all taught in the context of practical communication. Sentence patterns and other fundamentals of speaking, reading, and writing will be taught, including both traditional characters (used everywhere before the 1950s and still used in Taiwan and Hong Kong) and simplified characters (used in China). Students should have achieved active command of more than 600 Chinese characters and more than 800 compounds by the end of the sequence CHNS 0101, CHNS 0102, and CHNS 0103. 5 hrs. lect., 1 hr. drill
Requirements Fulfilled:
Equivalent Courses:


Fall 2024

CHNS0101A-F24 Lecture
CHNS0101B-F24 Lecture
CHNS0101W-F24 Drill 1
CHNS0101X-F24 Drill 1
CHNS0101Y-F24 Drill 1
CHNS0101Z-F24 Drill 1

Fall 2023

CHNS0101A-F23 Lecture (Du, Harris)
CHNS0101B-F23 Lecture (Du, Harris)
CHNS0101W-F23 Drill 1 (Downey)
CHNS0101X-F23 Drill 1 (Downey)
CHNS0101Y-F23 Drill 1 (Xu)
CHNS0101Z-F23 Drill 1 (Xu)

Fall 2022

CHNS0101A-F22 Lecture (Du, Harris)
CHNS0101B-F22 Lecture (Du, Harris)
CHNS0101W-F22 Drill 1 (Monroe)
CHNS0101X-F22 Drill 1 (Monroe)
CHNS0101Y-F22 Drill 1 (Monroe)
CHNS0101Z-F22 Drill 1 (Monroe)

Fall 2021

CHNS0101A-F21 Lecture (Du, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F21 Lecture (Du, Wang)
CHNS0101W-F21 Drill 1 (Auden)
CHNS0101X-F21 Drill 1 (Auden)
CHNS0101Y-F21 Drill 1 (Xu)
CHNS0101Z-F21 Drill 1 (Wiebe)

Fall 2020

CHNS0101A-F20 Lecture (Wiebe, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F20 Lecture (Wiebe, Wang)
CHNS0101S-F20 Drill 1 (Auden)
CHNS0101T-F20 Drill 1 (Auden)
CHNS0101U-F20 Drill 1 (Auden)
CHNS0101V-F20 Drill 1 (Auden)
CHNS0101W-F20 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101X-F20 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101Y-F20 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101Z-F20 Drill 2 (Auden)

Fall 2019

CHNS0101A-F19 Lecture (Du, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F19 Lecture (Du, Wang)
CHNS0101W-F19 Drill 1 (Xu)
CHNS0101X-F19 Drill 1 (Xu)
CHNS0101Y-F19 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101Z-F19 Drill 1 (Xu)

Fall 2018

CHNS0101A-F18 Lecture (Du, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F18 Lecture (Du, Wang)
CHNS0101W-F18 Drill 1 (Xu)
CHNS0101X-F18 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101Y-F18 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101Z-F18 Drill 1 (Xu)

Fall 2017

CHNS0101A-F17 Lecture (Du, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F17 Lecture (Du, Wang)
CHNS0101W-F17 Drill 1 (Chen)
CHNS0101X-F17 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101Y-F17 Drill 1 (Chen)
CHNS0101Z-F17 Drill 1 (Chen)

Fall 2016

CHNS0101A-F16 Lecture (Moran, Du)
CHNS0101B-F16 Lecture (Moran, Du)
CHNS0101W-F16 Drill 1 (Du)
CHNS0101X-F16 Drill 1 (Chen)
CHNS0101Y-F16 Drill 1 (Chen)
CHNS0101Z-F16 Drill 1 (Du)

Fall 2015

CHNS0101A-F15 Lecture (Moran, Chen, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F15 Lecture (Moran, Chen, Wang)
CHNS0101S-F15 Drill 1 (Cong)
CHNS0101T-F15 Drill 1 (Chen)
CHNS0101U-F15 Drill 1 (Cong)
CHNS0101V-F15 Drill 1 (Chen)

Fall 2014

CHNS0101A-F14 Lecture (Moran, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F14 Lecture (Moran, Wang)
CHNS0101S-F14 Drill 1 (Jiang)
CHNS0101T-F14 Drill 1 (Yang)
CHNS0101U-F14 Drill 1 (Jiang)
CHNS0101V-F14 Drill 1 (Jiang)
CHNS0101W-F14 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101X-F14 Drill 2 (Yang)
CHNS0101Y-F14 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101Z-F14 Drill 2 (Xu)

Fall 2013

CHNS0101A-F13 Lecture (Moran, Du)
CHNS0101B-F13 Lecture (Moran, Du)
CHNS0101C-F13 Lecture (Moran, Wang)
CHNS0101Q-F13 Drill 1 (Jiang)
CHNS0101R-F13 Drill 1 (Yang)
CHNS0101S-F13 Drill 1 (Jiang)
CHNS0101T-F13 Drill 1 (Yang)
CHNS0101U-F13 Drill 1 (Yang)
CHNS0101V-F13 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101W-F13 Drill 2 (Yang)
CHNS0101X-F13 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101Y-F13 Drill 2 (Jiang)
CHNS0101Z-F13 Drill 2 (Xu)

Fall 2012

CHNS0101A-F12 Lecture (Moran, Du)
CHNS0101B-F12 Lecture (Moran, Du)
CHNS0101C-F12 Lecture (Moran, Wang)
CHNS0101U-F12 Drill 1 (Chen)
CHNS0101V-F12 Drill 1 (Chen)
CHNS0101W-F12 Drill 1 (Chen)
CHNS0101X-F12 Drill 1 (Chen)
CHNS0101Y-F12 Drill 1 (Lian)
CHNS0101Z-F12 Drill 1 (Chen)

Fall 2011

CHNS0101A-F11 Lecture (Du, Handler-Spitz, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F11 Lecture (Du, Handler-Spitz, Wang)
CHNS0101C-F11 Lecture (Du, Handler-Spitz, Wang)
CHNS0101Q-F11 Drill 1 (Harris)
CHNS0101R-F11 Drill 1 (Harris)
CHNS0101S-F11 Drill 1 (Harris)
CHNS0101T-F11 Drill 1 (Harris)
CHNS0101U-F11 Drill 1 (Harris)
CHNS0101V-F11 Drill 2 (Harris)
CHNS0101W-F11 Drill 2 (Harris)
CHNS0101X-F11 Drill 2 (Harris)
CHNS0101Y-F11 Drill 2 (Harris)
CHNS0101Z-F11 Drill 2 (Harris)

Fall 2010

CHNS0101A-F10 Lecture (Du, Handler-Spitz, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F10 Lecture (Du, Handler-Spitz, Wang)
CHNS0101C-F10 Lecture (Du, Handler-Spitz, Wang)
CHNS0101V-F10 Drill 2 (Moran)
CHNS0101W-F10 Drill 2 (Moran)
CHNS0101X-F10 Drill 2 (Wang)
CHNS0101Y-F10 Drill 2 (Zhang)
CHNS0101Z-F10 Drill 2 (Moran)

Fall 2009

CHNS0101A-F09 Lecture (Moran, Du)
CHNS0101B-F09 Lecture (Moran, Du)
CHNS0101C-F09 Lecture (Moran, Wang)
CHNS0101O-F09 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101P-F09 Drill 1 (Yang)
CHNS0101Q-F09 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101R-F09 Drill 1 (Yang)
CHNS0101S-F09 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101T-F09 Drill 1 (Yang)
CHNS0101U-F09 Drill 2 (Yang)
CHNS0101V-F09 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101W-F09 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101X-F09 Drill 2 (Berninghausen)
CHNS0101Y-F09 Drill 2 (Wang)
CHNS0101Z-F09 Drill 2 (Xu)

Fall 2008

CHNS0101A-F08 Lecture (Moran, Wang, Zhou)
CHNS0101B-F08 Lecture (Moran, Wang, Zhou)
CHNS0101C-F08 Lecture (Wang, Moran)
CHNS0101S-F08 Drill 1 (Zhang)
CHNS0101T-F08 Drill 1 (Xu)
CHNS0101U-F08 Drill 1 (Zhang)
CHNS0101V-F08 Drill 1 (Xu)
CHNS0101W-F08 Drill 1 (Zhang)
CHNS0101X-F08 Drill 1 (Zhou)
CHNS0101Y-F08 Drill 1 (Xu)
CHNS0101Z-F08 Drill 1 (Zhang)

Fall 2007

CHNS0101A-F07 Lecture (Moran, Du)
CHNS0101B-F07 Lecture (Du, Wang)
CHNS0101C-F07 Lecture (Moran, Wang)
CHNS0101O-F07 Drill 1 (Zhou)
CHNS0101P-F07 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101Q-F07 Drill 1 (Zhou)
CHNS0101R-F07 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101S-F07 Drill 1 (Zhou)
CHNS0101T-F07 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101U-F07 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101V-F07 Drill 2 (Zhou)
CHNS0101W-F07 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101X-F07 Drill 2 (Wiebe)
CHNS0101Y-F07 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101Z-F07 Drill 2 (Zhou)

Fall 2006

CHNS0101A-F06 Lecture (Moran, Du, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F06 Lecture (Moran, Du)
CHNS0101C-F06 Lecture (Moran, Berninghausen, Du)
CHNS0101O-F06 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101P-F06 Drill 1 (Tian)
CHNS0101Q-F06 Drill 1 (Du)
CHNS0101R-F06 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101S-F06 Drill 1 (Ridgway)
CHNS0101T-F06 Drill 1 (Xu)
CHNS0101U-F06 Drill 2 (Berninghausen)
CHNS0101V-F06 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101W-F06 Drill 2 (Berninghausen)
CHNS0101X-F06 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101Y-F06 Drill 2 (Xu)
CHNS0101Z-F06 Drill 2 (Wang)

Fall 2005

CHNS0101A-F05 Lecture (Berninghausen, Du, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F05 Lecture (Berninghausen, Du)
CHNS0101C-F05 Lecture (Berninghausen, Wang)
CHNS0101L-F05 Discussion (Berninghausen, Wang)
CHNS0101M-F05 Discussion (Berninghausen, Du)
CHNS0101N-F05 Discussion (Berninghausen, Wang)
CHNS0101O-F05 Drill 1 (Du)
CHNS0101P-F05 Drill 1 (Du)
CHNS0101Q-F05 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101R-F05 Drill 1 (Du)
CHNS0101S-F05 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101T-F05 Drill 1 (Du)
CHNS0101V-F05 Drill 2 (Tian)
CHNS0101W-F05 Drill 2 (Wang)
CHNS0101X-F05 Drill 2 (Berninghausen)
CHNS0101Y-F05 Drill 2 (Du)
CHNS0101Z-F05 Drill 2 (Du)

Fall 2004

CHNS0101A-F04 Lecture (Moran, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F04 Lecture (Moran, Wang)
CHNS0101C-F04 Lecture
CHNS0101D-F04 Lecture
CHNS0101O-F04 Drill 1 (Berninghausen)
CHNS0101P-F04 Drill 2 (Wiebe)
CHNS0101Q-F04 Drill 1 (Du)
CHNS0101R-F04 Drill 1 (Du)
CHNS0101S-F04 Drill 1 (Du)
CHNS0101T-F04 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101U-F04 Drill 1 (Wang)
CHNS0101V-F04 Drill 2 (Wang)
CHNS0101W-F04 Drill 2 (Wang)
CHNS0101X-F04 Drill 2 (Moran)
CHNS0101Y-F04 Drill 2 (Wang)
CHNS0101Z-F04 Drill 2 (Wang)

Fall 2003

CHNS0101A-F03 Lecture (Moran, Wang)
CHNS0101B-F03 Lecture (Moran)
CHNS0101C-F03 Lecture (Wang, Moran)
CHNS0101D-F03 Lecture (Moran, Wang)
CHNS0101Q-F03 Drill 1
CHNS0101R-F03 Drill 1
CHNS0101S-F03 Drill 1
CHNS0101T-F03 Drill 1
CHNS0101W-F03 Drill 2
CHNS0101X-F03 Drill 2
CHNS0101Y-F03 Drill 2
CHNS0101Z-F03 Drill 2