21F.108 / 21F.158
Undergraduate / Graduate
This course, along with 21F.107 / 21F.157 Chinese I (Streamlined) offered in the previous fall, form the elementary level of the streamlined sequence, which is intended for students who, when they began the sequence at beginning level, had basic conversational skills (gained, typically, from growing up in a Chinese speaking environment), but lacked a corresponding level of literacy. The focus of the course is on learning standard usage of expressions for everyday use, on reading in both traditional and simplified characters, and on writing.
Zhang, Jin, and Tong Chen. 21F.108 Chinese II (Streamlined), Spring 2006. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/foreign-languages-and-literatures/21f-108-chinese-ii-streamlined-spring-2006 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA