GCLA1005
University Chinese (大學中文)

GCLA1005
Course Code Offering Department(s) Units & Hours
GCLA1005 LC (3,2,1)
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What is the course about?

GCLA1005 旨在提升學生之中文水平,通過文辭辨識、語段書寫、名篇賞析及篇章寫作,全面提高學生的讀寫能力。
GCLA1005 aims to enhance students’ Chinese proficiency in identifying ungrammatical expressions and producing concise writing pieces; analyzing expository and argumentative masterpieces and writing advanced expository and argumentative essays.

本課程共有三個教學單元:一、書面表述要則;二、說明篇章讀寫;三、議論篇章讀寫。
This course comprises three teaching and learning units: 1) Essence of written expression; 2) Expository reading and writing; 3) Argumentative reading and writing.

單元一:1) 句子結構分析;2) 書寫清通語段;3) 辨識文辭正誤。
Unit 1: 1) Analyzing Chinese sentence structure; 2) Producing concise writing pieces; 3) Identifying ungrammatical expressions.

單元二:1) 說明名篇賞析;2) 說明方法及應用;3) 撰寫說明篇章。
Unit 2: 1) Analyzing selected expository masterpieces; 2) Applying expository techniques in verbal expressions; 3) Writing an advanced expository essay.

單元三:1) 議論名篇賞析;2) 議論方法及應用;3) 撰寫議論篇章。
Unit 3: 1) Analyzing selected argumentative masterpieces; 2) Applying argumentative techniques in verbal expressions; 3) Writing an advanced argumentative essay.

What do the students say about this course?

……論最喜愛的,還是第三單元的錯別字、病句。導師先由一些字詞的意思開始,解構一些錯別字的來源;病句則由句子結構開始,再探討生活經常接觸的病句,使我們更容易的掌握改正方法……起初未上課時,我還覺得大學中文是個「補底」式的班,但上完課後才發現其實中文博大精深,還有很多可供發掘的地方!

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Jason Chenga year 1 student from COMM

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Notes for all GE courses

  • You can take a maximum of 6 additional units of GE courses from any categories as electives.