PO Box 2120 Richmond, VA 23218

24402 Chinese I

The Chinese I course helps students develop the ability to communicate about themselves and their immediate environment using simple sentences containing basic language structures. Students will learn the four language skills in Mandarin Chinese—listening, speaking, reading, and writing—with an emphasis on the ability to communicate orally and in writing.

This course aligns with the Virginia Standards of Learning for Modern Non-Roman Alphabet Languages.

Prerequisite

Course Texts and Materials

Required

  • Integrated Chinese, Level 1, Part 1 (3rd Edition)
    Publisher: Cheng & Tsui
    ISBN: 9780887276385

Terms Offered

Offered in two half-credit semesters:

  • 24402 Chinese I Sem 1 (0.5 cr)
    • Full Year, Semester 1 (fall, 18 weeks)
    • Fall Block, Semester 1 (early fall, 9 weeks)
    • Spring Block, Semester 1 (early spring, 9 weeks)
    • Summer Session, Semester 1 (first 3 weeks)
  • 24402 Chinese I Sem 2 (0.5 cr)
    • Full Year, Semester 2 (spring, 18 weeks)
    • Fall Block, Semester 2 (late fall, 9 weeks)
    • Spring Block, Semester 2 (late spring, 9 weeks)
    • Summer Session, Semester 2 (second 3 weeks)
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