LANG 1413

Advanced Putonghua for Non-Chinese Language Background Students

LANG 1416, LANG 1421, LANG 1422, LANG 1423, LANG 1117, LANG 1125 (prior to 2022-23), LANG 1126 (prior to 2022-23), LANG 1127 (prior to 2022-23)

The course is designed for non-Chinese language background students who have learned Chinese for up to 300 tuition hours. It prepares students for an advanced-level understanding of spoken Chinese and to equip them with a strong communicative competence in using Chinese in social and professional situations. After successfully completing the course, their listening and speaking skills will be enhanced, and they will be able to handle a wide range of discourse with nearly full linguistic control and communicate effectively on complex topics relating to life, study and work.