Module Catalogues

Chinese Language ALA Stage 5

Module Title Chinese Language ALA Stage 5
Module Level Level 4
Module Credits .00
Academic Year 2020/21
Semester SEM1

Aims and Fit of Module

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.