Postgraduate Course: Chinese Language 1B (ASST11041)
|School||School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||The course is a continuation of Chinese Language 1A. Students will extend their knowledge of and ability in Modern Standard Chinese.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
|Additional Costs|| Textbook + Workbook: Liu, Xun (2002) New Practical Chinese Reader (Book 2). Beijing: Beijing Language and Culture University Press.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2017/18, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 60,
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 22,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 15,
Formative Assessment Hours 10,
Summative Assessment Hours 3,
Revision Session Hours 6,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 8,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Continuous assessments: 20%,
Listening exam: 15%,
Oral exam: 15%,
Degree exam: 50%
||Hours & Minutes
|Main Exam Diet S2 (April/May)||Chinese Language 1B||2:30|
| Students will encounter an accumulated total of 1600-1800 vocabulary items and 1000 Chinese characters.
They will be prepared for residence in China.
They will be able to use bookshops and libraries and consult catalogues and journals in preparation for independant research.
They will be able to read and write letters, conduct telephone conversations and use Chinese word-processing and email software.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||All classes take place at the Confucius Institute for Scotland, Abden House, 1 Marchhall Crescent, EH16 5HP
|Course organiser||Ms Helen Yu
Tel: (0131 6)50 4231
|Course secretary||Miss Charlotte Mclean
Tel: (0131 6)50 4114