Advanced Modern Chinese 2

Please note: this is archived course information from 2023 for CHINESE 301.


Builds on the knowledge gained from prior Chinese study and helps develop independent and confident skills as a proficient user of Chinese. Texts covering various aspects of Chinese society, culture and literature will be read to strengthen knowledge of Chinese grammar and vocabulary, develop skills in both written and spoken Chinese, and provide a deeper understanding of contemporary Chinese culture.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for CHINESE 301.

Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.

Availability 2023

Semester 2


Coordinator(s) Dr Danping Wang

Recommended Reading

Recommended dictionaries:

  • DeFrancis, John & Zhang Yanyin. 2010. ABC Chinese-English/English-Chinese Dictionary. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press (2010).
  • Manser Martin H,ed. Concise English-Chinese Chinese-English Dictionary. Oxford University Press (1999).


CHINESE 301: 15 points




May not be taken if a more advanced language acquisition course in this subject has previously been passed