units

ATS2038

Faculty of Arts

Undergraduate - Unit

This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2012 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

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6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

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LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedClayton Second semester 2012 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Scott Grant

Notes

Previously coded CHI2345

Synopsis

As for ATS2037

Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this unit, students will develop a basic understanding of the structures of the Chinese media (written and spoken); be able to read and translate or interpret a basic range of Chinese news articles; develop listening skills appropriate to understanding Chinese broadcast news; develop a basic understanding of the political, economic, and social background to major issues in contemporary China; and be able to acess and read major Chinese resources on the Internet with a high degree of independence.

Assessment

Exam: 40%
Written work: 30%
2 x Class tests: 20%
Participation: 10%

Chief examiner(s)

Scott Grant

Contact hours

2 hour seminar
1 hour computer lab

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Chinese language

Prerequisites

Chinese Media Studies Part 1 and interview, or permission

Prohibitions

ATS2037