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Module Code: CLT003
Module Title: Chinese Language Stage 3
Module Level: Level 0
Module Credits: 5.00
Academic Year: 2017/18
Semester: SEM1/SEM2
Originating Department: Language Centre
Pre-requisites: CLT002ORCLT021
This module aims to extend students’ Chinese language and cultural knowledge, so that they can deal with most situations likely to arise while living and studying in China; this module will help to bring their Chinese language skills to a level equivalent to CEFR B1.
Learning outcomes 
A. Can understand the main points of clear standard input of Mandarin on familiar topics regularly encountered in everyday life, e.g.: school, leisure and travel and can orally briefly describe experiences and events and give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans in a limited way.

B. Can read routine information, such as public signage, brochure from the travel agencies, etc. and straightforward factual texts on subjects within a familiar area.

C. Can write letters or make notes on familiar or predicated matters asking for or conveying information, can also write about experiences, events, hopes and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans.

Method of teaching and learning 
Communicative language teaching involves a high level of interaction between teacher and students. Teaching and assessment will revolve around the setting and completion of specified language tasks.

This module includes 2*2 hours seminars plus 1 hour tutorial per week. Students will have 4 hours per week of integrated skills class, covering reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. The tutorial session will be designed to support student learning in and after class.

The syllabus will develop the four language skills of listening, reading, speaking and writing.

The topic will cover daily life, campus life, transportation and travel.

A good command of the grammar points in the related road to success series books and lays a sound grammatical foundation.

Be able to satisfy most survival needs comfortably and most limited social demands.

Hold uncomplicated communicative tasks in straightforward social situations.

Express personal meaning on learned phrases or re-combinations of them.

Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester   52  13      85  150 


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Integrated Exam 55.00
2 Speaking Coursework 15.00
3 Writing Coursework 15.00
4 Quiz 15.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 10/22/2017 10:47:33 AM