CHINE332-22B (HAM)

Advanced Chinese 2

15 Points

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Paper Description

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This paper is an advanced Chinese language paper and is a continuation of CHIN331.


This paper will be offered in FLEXI mode, which means that students have the option of attending classes face to face or by Zoom. As it is a language paper, however, we always recommend that you attend in person to get the most out of your class.

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Paper Structure

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The teaching structure of this paper is based on lessons 30-35 in New Practical Chinese Reader Textbook 3 (2nd Ed.). Each lesson introduces Chinese characters, sentence patterns, grammar points and pragmatics in conversations.

本课程将主要依据课文内容, 展开词汇、句型、语法、语用的课堂教学,以及词汇拓展、句型替换、语法练习、情景对话等教学活动。

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Learning Outcomes

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Students who successfully complete the paper should be able to:

  • 教学目的

    --Acquire advanced Chinese language vocabulary

    --Learn advanced Chinese word formation methods

    --Grasp advanced grammatical constructions in Chinese

    --be able to converse, read and write about in advanced Chinese on the topics covered across the trimester

    Linked to the following assessments:
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All students are required to complete assignments from Lessons 30 to 35 in New Practical Chinese Reader Workbook 3 (2nd Ed.). The internal assessment/exam ratio is 100:0. There is no final exam.


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Assessment Components

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The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 100:0. There is no final exam. The final exam makes up 0% of the overall mark.

The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 100:0 or 0:0, whichever is more favourable for the student. The final exam makes up either 0% or 0% of the overall mark.

Component DescriptionDue Date TimePercentage of overall markSubmission MethodCompulsory
1. Class participation
2. Class activities
3. Moodle contribution
4. Assignments
5. Written test
21 Oct 2022
10:00 AM
6. Oral test
25 Oct 2022
No set time
Assessment Total:     100    
Failing to complete a compulsory assessment component of a paper will result in an IC grade
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Required and Recommended Readings

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Required Readings

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Liu Xun (2012), New Practical Chinese Reader 3 (2nd Ed.), Textbook and Workbook.


An English - Chinese / Chinese - English Dictionary is recommended.


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Online Support

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There is an online Moodle community for this course, accessible via iWaikato. The paper outline, assignment details, any required/recommended reading, and related resources will be made available on this site as the course progresses.


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This paper is worth 15 points, which equals 150 learning hours. Students are required to spend at least 10 hours per week attending all classes (both in person and on Moodle), completing workbook assignments and preparing for tests.


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Linkages to Other Papers

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Prerequisite papers: CHINE331 or CHIN331




Restricted papers: CHIN332

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