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Module Code: CLT905
Module Title: Chinese Language ALA Stage 5
Module Level: Level 4
Module Credits: 0.00
Academic Year: 2019/20
Semester: SEM1
Originating Department: Modern Languages Center
Pre-requisites: N/A
This module aims to equip students linguistically and culturally to communicate successfully in Chinese, and help them to meet the requirements for CEFR higher B1- equivalence.
Learning outcomes 
A Be able to demonstrate that they can follow clearly spoken, straightforward short talks on familiar topics in the target language

B Be able to demonstrate a general understanding of the main points in straightforward factual texts in the target language on subjects of personal or professional interest

C Be able to use the target language to give a short prepared presentation on a very familiar area, answer clear questions, and give or seek personal opinions in an informal discussion

D Be able to use the target language to write short, comprehensible connected texts on familiar subjects

Method of teaching and learning 
Communicative language teaching involves a high level of interaction between teacher and students. Teaching and assessment will revolve around the setting and completion of specified language tasks.

This module includes 4 seminar hours for 12 weeks, plus 2 hours induction in week 1. Students will have 50 hours of self-study to support their learnings.

In order to submit their coursework tasks, the students must attend at least 8 weeks of seminars hours out of the 12 total weeks.

The syllabus will develop the four language skills of listening, reading, speaking and writing.

This module will cover the following topics:

Chapter one: Human Relations;

Chapter two: Ideal Jobs;

Chapter three: Physical and Mental Health;

Chapter four: A Pleasant Trip;

Chapter five: Online Shopping;

Chapter six: Rational Consumption.

Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 2  48        50  100 


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Speaking Coursework 60.00
2 Writing Coursework 40.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 12/7/2019 8:10:29 PM