Syllabus academic year 2008/2009
(Created 2008-07-17.)

Higher education credits: 7,5. Grading scale: UG. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. GEMA65 overlap following cours/es: EXTA35. Optional for: A3, B2, BI3, C3, D3, E3, F3, I3, K2, L4, M3, MD3, N3, Pi4, RH3, V4, W3. Course coordinator: Inga-Lill Hansson; Språk- o litteraturcentrum,, Kinesiska. The course might be cancelled if the numer of applicants is less than 20. The number of participants is limited to 30 Assessment: Written and oral examination.


Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

The course studies Mandarin phonetics, phonology, basic grammar, and character system through reading of simpler texts. The students practice in auditative comprehension, written and oral presentation. The course is based on lectures, group exercises, and internet based education via a course home page containing texts from lessons, sound files, grammatical modules as well as exercises that develop the students vocabulary and knowledge in Mandarin structure and pronounciation.

Material on the home page and handouts from seminars.