Chinese (CHNS)

College of Liberal Arts
Foreign Language & Literature
907-474-0928

CHNS F100A      Chinese Culture and Conversation IA
3 Credits

Offered As Demand Warrants

An introductory course in Chinese language and culture with an emphasis on the spoken pronunciation, and contemporary use of the language. This class does not meet Perspectives on the Human Condition requirements, or Foreign Language major or minor requirements.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 0 + 0

CHNS F100B      Chinese Culture and Conversation IB
3 Credits

Offered As Demand Warrants

A continuation of introduction to the Chinese language and culture with an emphasis on the spoken and written language. Course will focus on language skills to include grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, and contemporary use of the language. This class does not meet Foreign Language major or minor requirements.

Prerequisites: CHNS F100A.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 0 + 0

CHNS F100C      Chinese Culture and Conversation IIA
3 Credits

Offered As Demand Warrants

Continuation of CHNS F100B. Students continue to progress in basic skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing sentence patterns. Grammar and sentence pattern analysis will be presented systematically to help students establish a solid foundation for the use of language.

Prerequisites: CHNS F100B.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 0 + 0

CHNS F100D      Chinese Culture and Conversation IIB
3 Credits

Offered As Demand Warrants

Continuation of CHNS F100C. Students continue to progress in basic skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing by learning more characters/vocabulary and broadened sentence patterns. Grammar and sentence pattern analysis will be presented systematically to help students establish a solid foundation for the use of language.

Prerequisites: CHNS F100C.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 0 + 0

CHNS F101X      Elementary Chinese I      (h)
5 Credits

Offered Fall

First year spoken and written Chinese. Emphasis on the basic elements of the language to acquire skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing. About 300 characters will be taught. Cultural aspects will be presented.

Attributes: UAF GER Humanities Req

Lecture + Lab + Other: 5 + 0 + 0

CHNS F102X      Elementary Chinese II      (h)
5 Credits

Offered Spring

First year spoken and written Chinese. Emphasis on the basic elements of the language to acquire skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing. Approximately 300 characters will be taught. Cultural aspects are presented.

Prerequisites: CHNS F101X.

Attributes: UAF GER Humanities Req

Lecture + Lab + Other: 5 + 0 + 0

CHNS F201      Intermediate Chinese I      (h)
4 Credits

Offered Fall Even-numbered Years

Continuation of CHNS F102. Continue to gain language skills by learning more characters/vocabulary and broadened sentence patterns. About 200 characters and 700 vocabulary words will be taught.

Prerequisites: CHNS F102X.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 4 + 0 + 0

CHNS F202      Intermediate Chinese II      (h)
4 Credits

Offered Spring Odd-numbered Years

Continuation of CHNS F102. Continue to gain language skills by learning more characters/vocabulary and broadened sentence patterns. About 200 characters and 700 vocabulary words will be taught.

Prerequisites: CHNS F201.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 4 + 0 + 0