XKIX010 Basic Chinese Communication 1 (2 cr)
The course is focused on communication and discussion of simple topics that are familiar or of personal interest, such as introducing oneself, handling daily needs, talking about the weather, asking directions, and face-to-face communication. The course content includes dialogues, simple conversations, and daily phrases and issues. Listening comprehension practice is also included.
Contact teaching, working in pairs and groups and some listening practices.
Chinese language course for the beginners, for both Finnish and international students.
Description of prerequisites
An ability to use pinyin, the Chinese phonetic system of transcription, is required.