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LL239 - Chinese 4 (Mandarin)

  • Module code: LL239
  • Module name: Chinese 4 (Mandarin)
  • Department: Language Centre
  • Credit: 24, 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

To further develop linguistic and cultural competence in using Chinese in various social and study/work-related contexts, and to increase students' intercultural and social awareness essential to living in a Chinese-speaking environment.

Principal learning outcomes

Students will be able to: develop their oral fluency and accuracy in a range of predictable and unpredictable situations; gather information from authentic texts of a variety of informal and formal genres; produce reasonably long essays and reports; increase their intercultural knowledge and understanding of contemporary Chinese society.

Timetabled teaching activities

3 hours language classes per week, plus at least 3 hours structured independent learning each week. Commencing Term 1, week 2.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/languagecentre/academic/chinese/learning_chinese_4_ll239

Other essential notes

No module can be selected without first coming to the Language Centre to establish the correct language level (according to prior knowledge) and specific timetable slot. Further information on levels and outcomes can be found at: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/languagecentre/academic/levels/

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
24 CATS (Module code: LL239-24)
B3 (Examination only) Interim test 25%
  Speaking exam 25%
  Final exam - Reading 25%
  Final exam - Writing 25%
VA (Visiting students only) Assessed work for visiting exchange students 100%
30 CATS (Module code: LL239-30)
B3 (Examination only) Interim test 25%
  Speaking exam 25%
  Final exam - Reading 25%
  Final exam - Writing 25%
VA (Visiting students only) Assessed work for visiting exchange students 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core
  • Undergraduate French with Chinese (R1A0) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate German with Chinese (R2A0) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Hispanic Studies with Chinese (R4T1) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages (R900) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages (R900) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages and Linguistics (R9Q1) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages with Linguistics (R9Q2) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages with Linguistics (R9Q2) - Year 3
Optional
  • Undergraduate Computer and Business Studies (GN51) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Computer and Business Studies (with Intercalated Year) (GN5A) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies (MN31) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies (MN32) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies (MN32) - Year 4
  • Law and Business Four Year (Qualifying Degree) (MN34) - Year 3
  • Law and Business Four Year (Qualifying Degree) (MN34) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies with Intercalated Year (4+1) (MN36) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies with Intercalated Year (4+1) (MN36) - Year 5
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies (Qualifying Degree) with Intercalated Year (MN37) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies (Qualifying Degree) with Intercalated Year (MN37) - Year 5
  • Undergraduate International Business (N140) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate International Business with French (N1R1) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate International Business with German (N1R2) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate International Business with Italian (N1R3) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate International Business with Spanish (N1R4) - Year 4
  • BSc in Management (N201) - Year 2
  • BSc in Management (N201) - Year 3
  • BSc in Management (with Intercalated Year/UPP) (N202) - Year 2
  • BSc in Management (with Intercalated Year/UPP) (N202) - Year 4
  • BSc in International Management (N203) - Year 2
  • BSc in International Management (N203) - Year 4
  • BSc in Management (with Intercalated Year/UPP) (N210) - Year 2
  • BSc in Management (with Intercalated Year/UPP) (N210) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Accounting and Finance (NN35) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Accounting and Finance (NN35) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Accounting and Finance (with Intercalated Year/Undergraduate Partnership Programme) (NN36) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Accounting and Finance (with Intercalated Year/Undergraduate Partnership Programme) (NN36) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Accounting and Finance (with Intercalated Year/Undergraduate Partnership Programme) (NN37) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Accounting and Finance (with Intercalated Year/Undergraduate Partnership Programme) (NN37) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MM) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MP) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MP) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MQ) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MS) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Language, Culture and Communication (X3Q5) - Year 2