Tompkins Cortland Community College

CHIN101 - Mandarin Chinese I


This course is designed to develop beginning level speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in Mandarin Chinese. Cultural aspects of the Chinese-speaking world are covered. Speaking and understanding colloquial Chinese are emphasized. Substantial outside preparation and lab work are required. CHIN 101 fulfills the SUNY General Education Foreign Language requirement. Prerequisites: Prior completion or concurrent enrollment in RDNG 116 and ENGL 100 or prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ESL 120, 121, and 122 (or prior completion of ESL 103) if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall semester.