CHIN351-22S1 (D) Semester One 2022 (Distance)

Chinese Language 3-A

30 points

Start Date: Monday, 21 February 2022
End Date: Sunday, 26 June 2022
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 6 March 2022
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 15 May 2022


This course, following CHIN252 and still focusing on the four basic language skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening, teaches how to perform semi-formal to formal conversations, and to read and write texts in Chinese at an early advanced level, with an adequate cultural understanding of China.


CHIN252 or
placement test.


CHIN301. This course is not designed for students who are literate in Chinese and/or fluent speakers of Mandarin. Such students may not enrol in this course without the permission of the programme director. It is granted only if the course is considered appropriate to the level of competence of the student.


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Forum participation (12) 6% Weekly participation
Workbook exercises (5) 15% On completion of each lesson
Hear & say exercises (4) 4% Weeks 3, 6, 9 & 12
Group presentation (4) 12% Weeks 3, 6, 8 & 10
Character tests (5) 5% On completion of each lesson
Mini tests (2) 8% Week 5 & 11
Term compositions (2) 6% Weeks 7 and UC exam period
Speaking tests (2) 8% Weeks 6 & 12
Written term tests (2) 36% Weeks 6 & 12

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,597.00

International fee $7,200.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences .

All CHIN351 Occurrences

  • CHIN351-22S1 (C) Semester One 2022
  • CHIN351-22S1 (D) Semester One 2022 (Distance)