Chinese (CHI)

CHI 101 | Conversational Chinese I

Lecture Credit: 3

Introduces beginning students to conversational Chinese and focuses on understanding and speaking Chinese. Covers basic vocabulary, grammar, and expressions that are used in daily situations and in travel.

CHI 102 | Conversational Chinese II

Lecture Credit: 3

Continues the sequence for students who wish to understand and speak Chinese. Covers basic conversational patterns, expressions, and grammar.

Prerequisite: CHI 101 with a grade of C or better

CHI 111 | Chinese Language I

Lecture Credit: 5

Focuses on the development of functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing the Chinese language. Note: The order of the topics and methodology varies according to individual texts and instructors.

Prerequisite: Demonstrated college readiness in English (www.ccd.edu/collegeready)

Note: The order of the topics and methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors.

CHI 112 | Chinese Language II

Lecture Credit: 5

Continues Chinese Language I in the development of functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing the Chinese language. Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors.

Prerequisite: CHI 111 with a grade of C or better, or a placement score of 282 or better

Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors.

CHI 211 | Chinese Language III

Lecture Credit: 3

Focuses on the further development of functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing the Chinese language

Prerequisite: CHI 112 with a grade of C or better, or a placement score of 346 or better

CHI 212 | Chinese Language IV

Lecture Credit: 3

Focuses on the further development of functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing the Chinese language. A continuation of Chinese III.

Prerequisite: CHI 211 with a grade of C or better, or a placement score of 404 or better

Note: A continuation of CHI 211 Chinese Language III.

CHI 275 | Special Topics

Lecture Credit: 0-12

Provides students with a vehicle to pursue in depth exploration of special topics of interest.

Prerequisite: This course may require prerequisites or permission of instructor

CHI 285 | Independent Study

Independent Study Credit: 0-12

Meets the individual needs of students. Students engage in intensive study or research under the direction of a qualified instructor.

Prerequisite: Instructor permission