Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.
Continuation of Chinese 211. Extensive oral training in Mandarin. Emphasis on further development of 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.