CAH5726 - Contrastive Studies of Cantonese and Putonghua

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2018/19

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

This course aims to develop students’ ability to compare and contrast Cantonese and Putonghua by applying relevant linguistic theories and methodology. Essential concepts of the relationship between the two languages and their correspondences in phonology, lexicon and grammar will be explored and evaluated.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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