|Course Title||ELEMENTARY CHINESE I|
|Full Title||Elementary Chinese I|
|Description||Rudiments of Mandarin pronunciation; listening, speaking, reading, and writing with emphasis on communicative ability; acquisition of the most useful phrases and vocabulary items, and over 300 characters; familiarity with basic sentence structures of Mandarin; information on Chinese culture. See Class Schedule for appropriate section based on your background in Chinese.|
|Course Hours||Five lectures and one hour of laboratory.|
|General Text||Native speakers of Mandarin Chinese will not receive credit for taking lower division courses except with advance approval from the department. All lower division courses in Chinese are taught in Chinese. No credit will be given for lower division courses taken after successfully completing any upper division Chinese course taken in Chinese. No credit will be given for Chinese 101, 102, 201, 202, 301, and 302 taken out of sequence or concurrently.|
For students who have absolutely no background in any Chinese dialects.
Plus one additional hour to be arranged.