Chinese (CHIN)

CHIN 101
Chinese I
5 Units (AA/AS; CSU; UC; IGETC 6A; CSUGE C2; Citrus GE)
90 lecture hours

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ENGL 099 or higher.

A course in elementary Chinese (Mandarin) grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation which aims at understanding, speaking, reading and writing simple Chinese and serves as an introduction to Chinese geography and culture.

CHIN 102
Chinese II
5 Units (AA/AS; CSU; IGETC 3B; UC; IGETC 6A; CSUGE C2; Citrus GE)
90 lecture hours

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Prerequisite(s): CHIN 101 or two years of high school Chinese.

Strongly recommended: ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

Chinese 102 continues to present the fundamentals of Chinese grammar. Students are further trained to pronounce Mandarin correctly, to build their conversational and written vocabulary, and to read and write approximately 300 more Chinese characters.