Not available in 2017/18
Mandarin: Level 5 (Advanced Reading)
This information is for the 2017/18 session.
Dr Lijing Shi
Students must have completed Mandarin: Level 5 (Standard) (LN719).
This course includes advanced level of reading authentic materials - mainly taken from various resources such as FT financial times; BBC China and academic journals. The course focuses on skimming and scanning, summarising main themes and overall comprehension and vocabulary expansion.
8 hours of classes in the MT. 11 hours of classes in the LT. 1 hour of classes in the ST.
Students will be expected to produce 6 pieces of coursework in the MT and LT.
Authentic materials taken from FT Chinese, BBC Chinese and academic journals.
Continuous assessment (50%) in the MT, LT and ST.
Oral examination (30%) and in class assessment (20%) in the LT.
Department: Language Studies
Total students 2016/17: Unavailable
Average class size 2016/17: Unavailable
Personal development skills
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