Chinese Language and Culture II
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Non Degree Course
General Objectives of the Course1. Students will acquire communicative skills, elementary level, in the 4 basic skills of language: listening, speaking, reading and writing;
2. To provide students with acquisition and development of knowledge on Chinese culture.
Learning Objectives and Intended SkillsSpeaking: mastering the basic expressions for developing a dialogue on topics linked to location, shopping, telling about a trip in a simple way and using the present tense.
Understanding: understand simple dialogues and texts on the same topics.
Writing: master the basic structures of the future tense; know how to write the key words of basic expressions.
Mode of StudyFace to face
Applicants must be aged 16 years or over.
Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.
Qualification Requirements and RegulationsRegulation n.º 339/2012, published in Official Gazette no. 152, 2. Grade, August 7th (Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC).
Examination Regulations, Assessment and GradingSuccessful course completion supposes the realization of all the proposed activities; the evaluation is expressed in a final grade on a scale of 0-20 points. Minimal pass grade is 10 points.
As a rule, continuous assessment is the preferential regime to assess our students’ knowledge which requires 75% attendance and completion of two assessment tests. Other elements such as class participation, homework and tasks performed throughout the course, are also taken into account for evaluation. At the end of each level, students can request the corresponding certificate, if the course has been successfully completed.
- Study Programme
1st SemesterStart date: 16-09-2013
Start date (first year): 16-09-2013
End date: 21-12-2013
2nd SemesterStart date: 10-02-2014
End date: 31-05-2014