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ASIA 101 - Elementary Chinese I

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Intended for students with no prior knowledge of the Mandarin language, this course introduces the fundamental structures of Chinese, with emphases on spoken language, oral communication, pronunciation, grammatical analysis, and introductory reading and writing of Chinese characters. Students will learn to read Chinese with pinyin, acquire basic social communication skills through writing and speaking, and gain basic knowledge of Chinese culture and society. This course will include individual tutorials with the instructor and a language lab. See program director.