Note: To be transferable to UC, Chinese courses must be taken for letter grade.
Modern Language Center: since imitation, response, and independent practice are integral
features of the study of a modern language at the College, students enrolled in certain
courses in modern language are recommended to use the language laboratory as prescribed
by each department.
Minimum Grade for Prerequisites
Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Continuation of Chinese 211. Extensive oral training in Mandarin. Emphasizes further
development of the practical vocabulary,
pronunciation, and idiomatic usage, with sufficient grammar to give flexibility to
the spoken language. The phonetic system Pinyin is used to represent sounds in Mandarin
and substitute for characters as a written form. Course designed for students who
wish to extend their basic skills of spoken Mandarin Chinese.