Undergraduate Course: Chinese Oral (ASST10093)
|School||School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures
||College||College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||This course consists of concentrated practice in listening to and speaking in Chinese.
As a continuation of Chinese language learning after year abroad in China, the key aim of this course is:
To develop an advanced and well-balanced oral competence in Chinese.
To develop and apply communicative Chinese skills in speaking and listening related to a specific professional or cultural context.
The course consists of 2 components:
1) language compression
2) presentation and discussion
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2020/21, Available to all students (SV1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 22,
Summative Assessment Hours 1,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
Please contact the School directly for a breakdown of Assessment Methods
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||2X recorded oral presentation (50%)
2X online oral test (50%)
||Feedback is an essential element of all aspects of the course. You will receive written feedback for the oral presentations and tests.┐Students will also receive informal and oral feedback throughout their classes. You should make use of both forms of feedback to identify which areas you are doing well in, as well as which areas need improvement. Effective use of feedback will help you improve on your performance in the degree examination.
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Confidently use a good range of idioms and colloquial expressions.
- Apply pragmatic knowledge of language, communicative skills and intercultural understanding to express complex topics fluently and spontaneously.
- Recognise the difference between formal and informal language, and confidently use in different settings and for different purposes.
- Present and discuss complex and abstract information related to professional/personal insights, future employment and a specialist nature beyond his/her own field.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Keywords||AS Chinese Oral
|Course organiser||Dr Duo Luan
Tel: (0131 6)51 7112
|Course secretary||Ms Anne Kelly
Tel: (0131 6)50 4167