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Chinese Program

 

Course Description

 CHIN 101 — Beginning Chinese I

(5) F, S — CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB.
Essentials of spoken and written Mandarin Chinese through the study of vocabulary, Pin-Yin system, syntax, grammar and culture.

CHIN 102 — Beginning Chinese II
(5) F, S — CSU, UC
Prerequisites: Chinese 101 or two years of high school Chinese with a minimum grade of “C” or qualifying score on SBCC SoML placement exam.
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB.
Continuation of Chinese 101. Essentials of spoken and written Mandarin Chinese through the study of vocabulary, Pin-Yin system, syntax, grammar and culture.

CHIN 103 — Intermediate Chinese
(5) S — CSU, UC
Prerequisites: CHIN 102 or three years of high school Chinese with minimum grade of “C” or qualifying score on SBCC SoML placement exam.
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB.
Continuation of CHIN 102. Develops students’ ability to master everyday topics using advanced grammatical patterns in “spoken style” Chinese.

CHIN 120 — Beginning Conversation
(2) F, S — CSU
Prerequisites: Chinese 101 or two years of high school Chinese with a minimum grade of “C” or qualifying score on SBCC SoML placement exam.
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB.
Promotion of free and spontaneous oral expression in Mandarin Chinese at the elementary level.

 

Chinese Grammar Links

http://www.wordreference.com/enzh/

http://www.mdbg.net

 

Chinese News Links

http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/ 

 

 

Faculty

 

Sufen Yen

Sufen Yen, Instructor Computer Science, M.S., UT/D Dallas, TX, Psychology, M.S., USM, Santa Monica, CA.       

                             Contact Information: 

                                                                Office H318                                                                                                              (805) 965-0581, ext 3640                                                                                         Email: syen@pipeline.sbcc.edu 

Chen-Chuan Hsu

Chen-Chuan Hsu, Instructor B.A. National Taiwan University, M.A. UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA         

                           Contact Information: 

                                                              Office H 318                                                                                                            (805) 965-0581, ext. 3640                                                                                        Email:  chsh3@pipeline.sbcc.edu 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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