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CHIN

(CHIN) CHINESE
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
William Thompson, Ph.D., Chair
Room 108, Jones Hall
http://fl.memphis.edu

In addition to the courses below, the department may offer the following Special Topics courses:
CHIN 4791-99. Special Topics in Chinese Literature, Language, or Civilization. (3). May be repeated for a maximum of 6 hours credit. PREREQUISITE: permission of instructor.


CHIN 1010 - Elementary Chinese I (3)
Principles of pronunciation; everyday expressions; basic sentence patterns through oral practice, writing and reading.

CHIN 1020 - Elementary Chinese II (3)
Continued study of sentence patterns through oral and written practice. PREREQUISITE: CHIN 1010 or equivalent.

CHIN 2010 - Intermediate Chinese I (3)
Continued study of sentence patterns through oral and written practice. PREREQUISITE: CHIN 1020 or equivalent.

CHIN 2020 - Intermediate Chinese II (3)
Continued study of sentence patterns through oral and written practice. PREREQUISITE: CHIN 2010 or equivalent.

CHIN 3301 - Conversation and Composition (3)
Conversational practice dealing with various topics on social life, traveling, business; fundamental Chinese grammar for reading and writing. PREREQUISITE: CHIN 2020 or equivalent.

CHIN 3302 - Conversation and Composition (3)
Conversational practice dealing with various topics on Chinese culture, life style, business, education, history, current grammar and slang for conversation and composition. PREREQUISITE: CHIN 3301 or equivalent.

CHIN 3402 - Readings in Chinese Culture (3)
Thematic readings of material written in Chinese related to various topics in Chinese culture.

CHIN 4301 - Modern Chinese Fiction (3)
Reading in twentieth century Chinese fiction; themes of modernity, nationalism, class, gender and self. PREREQUISITE: CHIN 3301, 3302 or permission of instructor.

CHIN 4304 - Advanced Chinese I (3)
Composition, reading, conversation; emphasis on vocabulary and grammar. PREREQUISITE: CHIN 3302 or equivalent.

CHIN 4305 - Advanced Chinese II (3)
Composition, reading, conversation; emphasis on vocabulary and grammar. PREREQUISITE: CHIN 4304 or equivalent.

CHIN 4780 - Individual Studies (1-3)
Directed individual study in selected areas of Chinese chosen in consultation with instructor. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 hours credit. PREREQUISITE: permission of the instructor.