CHIN 441

Advanced Chinese — Reading and Writing I

CHIN 441 (3 credits) (3hrs/week)

Dive into the Chinese literature. CHIN 441 is an advanced language course for heritage students focusing on Chinese literature work and analysis in modern Chinese. The course engages in reading and writing at an advanced level and strengthens students’ linguistic competence through expanding vocabulary; introducing advanced Chinese grammar and rhetoric; developing the students’ abilities to read and analyze modern Chinese prose, essays and short stories; as well as comprehensive training of Chinese writing. .This course corresponds with the ACTFL Advanced-High Level Language Proficiency.

Textbook : Pkg Xiandai Hanyu Gaoji Jiaocheng, Vol 1 Revised W / Mp3Xiandai Hanyu Gaoji Jiaocheng, Vol. 1, Revised Edition (Ma, 2013)

Prerequisite : CHIN 347348 or equivalent

Placement interview : required (except for continuing students with advancement approval from previous class)

Continued Area of Study : CHIN 443

Winter 2021

CHIN441 Advanced Chinese Reading and Writing I (Heritage) Sections

Transition from language to literature. Can be taken concurrently with CHIN 435 and CHIN 445. Credit will be granted for only one of CHIN 441 or CHIN 311 or CHIN 444.

CHIN435 or CHIN441 –> Progress to CHIN437 or CHIN443, respectively

After CHIN435, you should continue with CHIN437.  After CHIN441, you should continue with CHIN443. If you wish to register but the course is full, please register in the corresponding waitlist course and contact the instructor. We usually try our very best to accommodate students’ registration needs.