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CHI2345

Faculty of Arts

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedClayton Second semester 2010 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Scott Grant

Synopsis

As for CHI2335

Objectives

Upon successful completion of this unit, students will develop a basic understanding of the structures of the Chinese media (written and spoken); be able to read and translate or interpret a basic range of Chinese news articles; develop listening skills appropriate to understanding Chinese broadcast news; develop a basic understanding of the political, economic, and social background to major issues in contemporary China; and be able to acess and read major Chinese resources on the Internet with a high degree of independence.

Assessment

Exam: 40%
Written work: 30%
2 x Class tests: 20%
Participation: 10%

Chief examiner(s)

Scott Grant

Contact hours

2 hour seminar + 1 hour computer lab

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Chinese language

Prerequisites

Chinese Media Studies Part 1 and interview, or permission

Prohibitions

CHI2335