CAH5511 - Professional Chinese Writing for Legal Purposes

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to:
  • identify and explain the problems associated with adapting English-based legal documents to documents presented in idiomatic Chinese; and
  • equip students with the skills and techniques for effective legal writing in Chinese relevant to their respective professional fields.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
2 class exercises: 10% each
1 class exercise: 10%
1 home assignment: 20%
1 assignment in adaption; 1 assignment in drafting: 25% each
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Chinese and History