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as of 12/15/2017

ADVANCED CHINESE NEWSPAPER READING IV
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: China - Beijing Normal University - 'Beijing Normal Univ.'
UC Course SubjectChinese
Number & Suffix: 121 B
Full UC Title: ADVANCED CHINESE NEWSPAPER READING IV 
Transcript Title: ADV CHIN NEWSP READ 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course further improves reading ability through reading newspapers and news reports concerning various topics and different styles and types. Students learn to read and understand long news items and articles with deep content and complicated topics. Students acquire some reading skills like speed reading, scanning reading, intensive reading, and speculative reading. In addition to explaining the language points the teacher provides cultural background for the articles. Both intensive reading and extensive reading are employed. After this course, the intensive reading speed should be 130-180 words per minute and the extensive reading speed should be 300-400 words per minutes. The ratio of correct comprehension should be over 70%. Text: BAO KAN YU DU by Gao Ji Shang, Publisher: Peking University Press. Assessment: class participation, midterm, assignments (60%), final exam (40%). 
Language of Instruction: Chinese
 
Partner Title: BAOKAN 
Partner University Department: Chinese Language College 
Partner University Course Number: 302