Chinese (CHIN)

Credit Courses

CHIN 101 Beginning Chinese I (5 Units)

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 90 (90 lecture)

Essentials of spoken and written Mandarin Chinese through the study of vocabulary, Pin-Yin system, syntax, grammar and culture.

SBCC General Education: SBCCGE Area C

Transfer Information: CSUGE Area C2, IGETC Area 6A, CSU Transferable, UC Transferable

CHIN 102 Beginning Chinese II (5 Units)

Prerequisites: CHIN 101 or two years of high school Chinese or qualifying score on SBCC SoML placement exam.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 90 (90 lecture)

Essentials of spoken and written Mandarin Chinese through the study of vocabulary, Pin-Yin system, syntax, grammar and culture.

SBCC General Education: SBCCGE Area C

Transfer Information: CSUGE Area C2, IGETC Area 3B, IGETC Area 6A, CSU Transferable, UC Transferable

CHIN 103 Intermediate Chinese (5 Units)

Prerequisites: CHIN 102, or 3 years of high school Chinese or qualifying score on SBCC SoML placement exam.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H.

Hours: 90 (90 lecture)

Continuation of Chinese 102. Develops students' ability to master every-day topics using advanced grammatical patterns in "spoken style" Chinese.

SBCC General Education: SBCCGE Area C

Transfer Information: CSUGE Area C2, IGETC Area 3B, CSU Transferable, UC Transferable

CHIN 120 Beginning Conversation (2 Units)

Prerequisites: CHIN 101 or two years of high school Chinese or qualifying score on SBCC SoML placement exam.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Promotion of free and spontaneous oral expression in Mandarin Chinese at the elementary level.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable