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CHNS3605: Chinese 5A (Upper Advanced)

2024 unit information

This unit is designed for advanced learners of the Chinese language. It emphasizes analysis and discussions in Chinese on topics that reflect aspects of modern Chinese society, culture and politics. Students will gain training in critical thinking and in-depth comprehension skills through associated reading , writing and speaking projects.

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Chinese Studies

Code CHNS3605
Academic unit Chinese Studies
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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CHNS3604 or Distinction in CHNS3602
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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HSC Chinese and Literature
Assumed knowledge:
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None

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. demonstrate advanced Chinese communicative skills in writing and professional presentation
  • LO2. appreciate Chinese rhetoric and discourse with reference to Chinese cultural history
  • LO3. recognize and analyse discourse features of different genres and text types in Chinese; and explore in-depth meanings of literary work
  • LO4. develop and demonstrate analytical and critical thinking skills through research-based project
  • LO5. present argument and provide evidence in an effective way both in spoken and written Chinese.

Unit availability

This section lists the session, attendance modes and locations the unit is available in. There is a unit outline for each of the unit availabilities, which gives you information about the unit including assessment details and a schedule of weekly activities.

The outline is published 2 weeks before the first day of teaching. You can look at previous outlines for a guide to the details of a unit.

Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2020
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2021
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney

Modes of attendance (MoA)

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Important enrolment information

Additional advice

Note: students who have earned a Distinction in CHNS3602 will be permitted to take this subject either with or instead of Chinese 4A