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CHIN131 Introductory Chinese 1

Note: This information is for 2014, and may have been updated since the Guide to Enrolment was printed.

Title Introductory Chinese 1
Code CHIN131
Subject Chinese
Points 18 points
Teaching Period(s) Summer school, first semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZ$) 779.70
International Tuition Fees (NZ$) 3,307.50


An introductory course in reading, writing, speaking and listening to Chinese for students with no previous knowledge of the language. The paper takes an integrated approach to the skills of language acquisition and includes basic material on the cultural heritage of the Chinese people.

Restriction: CHIN 101

Schedule C: Arts and Music

Note: A short interview or placement test will be held during Course Approval in order to place students in the paper appropriate to their knowledge of the language.


Location Dunedin
Lecture Mon, Tue, Thu : 14:00-14:50
Tutorial Times to be arranged
Location Dunedin
Lecture Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri : 10:00-11:50

Papers limited to certain qualifications may normally be taken only for those qualifications. Some exceptions may be possible; consult Department or School concerned for further information.

Schedule C indicates inclusion in lists of subjects for BCom, BA, BTheol, BCApSc, BSc; limits apply on number of points outside these lists which may be included in each degree.

Location indicates campus at or from which paper is taught.