Courses

LCHI 100  First-Year Chinese I  Credits: 5 (5-0-0)

Course Description: Essentials of Chinese for the beginner: aural comprehension, speaking, reading, writing.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: No previous study in Chinese. Credit not allowed for both LCHI 100 and LCHI 105.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

LCHI 101  First-Year Chinese II  Credits: 5 (5-0-0)

Course Description: Essentials of the Chinese language for the continuing student; aural comprehension, speaking, reading, writing.
Prerequisite: LCHI 100 or LCHI 105.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both LCHI 101 and LCHI 107.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

LCHI 200  Second-Year Chinese I (GT-AH4)  Credits: 5 (5-0-0)

Course Description: Grammar review and extensive practice in conversation, reading, and writing.
Prerequisite: LCHI 101 or LCHI 107.
Registration Information: Placement exam can substitute for LCHI 101.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Arts & Humanities 3B, World Languages (GT-AH4).

LCHI 201  Second-Year Chinese II (GT-AH4)  Credits: 5 (5-0-0)

Course Description: Grammar review and extensive practice in conversation, reading, and writing.
Prerequisite: LCHI 200.
Registration Information: Placement exam can substitute for LCHI 200.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Arts & Humanities 3B, World Languages (GT-AH4).

LCHI 205  Intermediate Written Chinese  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Development of fundamental language skills emphasizing writing and reading.
Prerequisite: LCHI 200.
Registration Information: Placement exam can substitute for LCHI 200.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

LCHI 250  Chinese Language, Literature, Culture in Translation (GT-AH2)  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Selected works in translation from different periods and genres which represent the interrelationship of Chinese literature and culture.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Arts & Humanities 3B, Literature & Humanities (GT-AH2).

LCHI 296  Group Study-Chinese  Credits: Var[1-5] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Group study in Chinese language/literature/culture.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

LCHI 304  Third-Year Chinese I  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Development of reading comprehension, communicative competence, and cultural understanding.
Prerequisite: LCHI 201.
Registration Information: Placement exam can substitute for LCHI 201.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

LCHI 305  Third-Year Chinese II  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Development of reading comprehension, communicative competence, and cultural understanding.
Prerequisite: LCHI 304.
Registration Information: Placement exam can substitute for LCHI 304.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

LCHI 309  Contemporary Chinese Literature and the Arts  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Trends resulting from traditional Chinese and contemporary foreign influences in Chinese literature and the arts.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

LCHI 365  Introduction to Chinese Cinema Studies  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Terminology, techniques, and approaches specific to Chinese cinema. Taught in Chinese.
Prerequisite: LCHI 305.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

LCHI 408  Chinese Calligraphy  Credit: 1 (1-0-0)

Course Description: History of Chinese calligraphy and basic Chinese calligraphy skills.
Prerequisite: LCHI 304.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

LCHI 495  Independent Study-Chinese  Credits: Var[1-6] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Required: Three years of college-level Chinese.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

LCHI 496  Group Study-Chinese  Credits: Var[1-5] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: LCHI 304 or LCHI 305.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.