Chinese Undergraduate Courses

Some courses may not be offered every year. Check with the college or department office for current information about when specific courses are offered.  

 

For course syllabi, see the departmental website.

 

CHI  101 FIRST YEAR CHINESE (MANDARIN)      (4)

Characters, grammar, syntax, reading, conversation. Significant lab drill work. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab.  Letter grade only.  Course fee required.  CU

 

CHI  102 FIRST YEAR CHINESE (MANDARIN)      (4)

Continuation of CHI 101. Significant lab drill work. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab.  Letter grade only.  Course fee required.  Prerequisite: CHI 101 or International Exchange Student Group CU

 

CHI  199 SPECIAL TOPICS      (1-3)

Foundations of intellectual inquiry.  In-depth study of a substantive problem.  Letter grade only.  May be repeated for a maximum of 6 units.

 

CHI  201 SECOND YEAR CHINESE      (4)

Designed to consolidate and increase basic skills: characters and writing, fundamentals of grammar, listening, speaking, reading. Lab drill work. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab.  Letter grade only.  Course fee required.  Prerequisite: CHI 102 or International Exchange Student Group CU

 

CHI  202 SECOND YEAR CHINESE      (4)

Continuation of CHI 201. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab.  Letter grade only.  Course fee required. Prerequisite: CHI 102 or International Exchange Student Group

 

CHI  299 SPECIAL TOPICS      (1-3)

In-depth study of an aspect, concept, or problem.  Letter grade only.  May be repeated for a maximum of 6 units.  

 

CHI  399 SPECIAL TOPICS      (1-3)

In-depth study of an aspect, concept, or problem within a program of study. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 units.

 

CHI  485 UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH      (1-6)

Individualized original research under the supervision of a research adviser.  Pass-fail only.  May be repeated for up to 12 units of credit.

 

CHI  497 INDEPENDENT STUDY      (1-6)

Individualized approach to selected topics by guided reading and critical evaluation.  Pass-fail only.  No repeat limit.  Department consent required.  

 

CHI  499 CONTEMPORARY DEVELOPMENTS      (1-3)

Examines recent trends and investigations in a selected area.  Letter grade only.  No repeat limit.