LT5452 - Learning and Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2015/16

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

This course aims to introduce to students how Chinese is learned and taught as a foreign language in global contexts. The approaches to foreign language acquisition and teaching will be compared and contrasted. Research on learning and teaching Chinese as a foreign language will be reviewed for the purposes of enhancing Chinese learning and teaching in global contexts.

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

Tutorial or take-home short assignments: 25%
A paper on Error Analysis: 35%
Semester-end project: 40% (30% written project, 10% oral presentation)
Detailed Course Information


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