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Durham University

Chinese Studies

Chinese Language 1B

Academic Year 2019-20

This module aims to develop elementary-level skills in Chinese speaking, listening, reading and writing. The course will cover the basic grammar of Modern Standard Chinese and include a vocabulary of around 900 high frequency lexical items.

Teaching and Learning

You are required to attend the following:

  • 2 language classes per week
  • 1 aural language lab class per week
  • 1 grammar class per week
  • 1 oral class per week
  • 1 formative test class per week


Vicky Chu, Assistant Teaching Fellow, Room A51, Elvet Riverside I

Further details of pre-requisites, co-requisites, aims, contact hours and assessment.