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Module Code: CLT906
Module Title: Chinese Language ALA Stage 6
Module Level: Level 4
Module Credits: 0.00
Academic Year: 2019/20
Semester: SEM2
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 understanding of straightforward information spoken clearly in the target language about everyday and study-related topics, identifying both general messages and specific details

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

C Be able to use the target language to give a prepared presentation, answer clear questions, and express opinions on abstract topics, such as films and music, in the context of a discussion

D Be able to use the target language to write about a variety of familiar subjects well enough for others to follow their narrative or argument

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. The topic will cover human relations, Chinese culture, ideal jobs, etc.

This module will cover the following topics:

Chapter one: Chinese Kungfu;

Chapter two: Stories about Chinese Characters;

Chapter three: Delicious Food;

Chapter four: The Only Child;

Chapter five: Drama and Culture;

Chapter six: To Pass Love.

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 8:11:04 PM