Syllabus academic year 2010/2011
(Created 2010-07-25.)
CHINESE FOR ENGINEERSGEMA65
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: UG. Cycle: G1 (First Cycle). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. GEMA65 overlaps following cours/es: EXTA35. Optional for: A3, B4, BI3, C4, D4, E3, F3, I4, K4, L4, M4, MD4, MID1, N2, Pi4, RH4, V4, W3. Course coordinator: Marita Ljungqvist, Marita.Ljungqvist@ostas.lu.se, Chinese. The course might be cancelled if the number of applicants is less than 20. The number of participants is limited to 30 Assessment: Written and oral examination.

Aim

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Contents
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.

Literature
Material on the home page and handouts from seminars.