LT5454 - Grammar of Chinese

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Exclusive Courses:
CTL5404 or CAH5404
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2015/16

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

This course aims to help students analyse words, phrases and sentences in Modern Chinese in a logical and systematic way, and familiarize the morphological, syntactic and semantic properties of Modern Chinese. Focus will also be on topics that are currently discussed in the literature and unique to Modern Chinese. Upon completing this course, students should be able to apply the knowledge of Chinese grammar and the analytic skills they acquire in the course to conduct linguistic analyses on their own.

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

Assignments: 70%
Semester-end quiz: 30%
Detailed Course Information


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