Chinese I (漢語一)

Course Code Offering Department(s) Units & Hours
GCLA1015 LC (3,2,1)
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What is the course about?

GCLA1015 is mainly designed for students whose native language is not Chinese. It aims to teach the four basic skills of language learning in Chinese: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students will learn how to read the Chinese Pinyin system, as well as how to read and write Chinese characters. In addition, students will learn how to converse in daily life situations, learn how to read simple passages, and learn the basics of grammar, as well as learn how to write characters and simple sentences.


Notes for GCLA1015

  • This is a replacement course for non-Chinese speaking students who are granted exemption of University Chinese under three circumstances.

Notes for all GE courses

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