CHIN 101. Elementary Mandarin Chinese I. 1 Unit.
For students who have had no previous Mandarin or who placed at that level. This course creates the foundation for the acquisition of speaking, listening, writing and reading skills in Mandarin. Cultural topics will be an integral part of the language learning. Not open to native speakers.
CHIN 102L. Elementary Mandarin Chinese II. 1 Unit.
For students who have completed CHIN 101 and for those who have had more than two years of regular high-school Mandarin whose placement scores indicate admission to this level. this course focuses on the further acquisition and development of basic Mandarin language skills and expanding the foundation for cultural competency toward the Mandarin speaking countries. Prerequisite: CHIN 101. Not open to native speakers.