Mandarin Chinese 101

Course Info

CEU Available No
 
Prerequisites

None

Textbooks

None

Technical Requirements

Internet access (Broadband strongly recommended)
Webcam and headset
Adobe Flash Player for student device
Course instructors will direct students to live session meeting rooms (e.g., Zoom or Skype). A download may be required for live session access.
Courses are compatible on all devices and operating systems.

Dual Credit N/A

Mandarin Chinese 101 introduces students to basic listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills through the modules and diverse activities based on pedagogically proven methods of foreign language instruction. Simple grammatical structures are practiced in innovative and interesting ways with a variety of learning styles in mind. Weekly practice with conversation coaches and the instructor is provided. Culture is presented throughout the course to help students understand the context of the language and to better understand the perspectives of the Mandarin Chinese language. Students are required to interact with the teacher or tutors live via telephone, Skype, or other live online platform.