Contact Information
Chairperson: Dr. Gary Abbott
Dept. Assistant: Jennifer Schafer
Phone: 732.906.2529
Fax: 732.906.4156
Email: GAbbott@middlesexcc.edu
Location: IRC 205
ESL, Languages, and Cultures
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 Contact Information
Chairperson: Dr. Gary Abbott
Dept. Assistant: Jennifer Schafer
Phone: 732.906.2529
Fax: 732.906.4156
Email: GAbbott@middlesexcc.edu
Location: IRC 205

Chinese courses

Elementrary Chinese I Credit: 3 - 0

Course Code: CHN-121

Course Description : This course is designed for students with no previous knowledge, or very limited knowledge, of Mandarin Chinese. Strong emphasis will be placed on acquiring conversational and comprehension skills, using practical and interesting situational materials that will stress both language and culture. Grammatical patterns and syntax will be introduced with the aim that students read and write Pinyin and simplified Chinese characters. NOTE: This course is not open to native Chinese speakers or to students with more than two years of Chinese in high school, except by approval of the department chairperson.

Department Description : ESL/LANGUAGES AND CULTURE

  • Credit: 3 - 0
  • Lecture Hours: 3

Elementary Chinese II Credit: 3 - 0

Course Code: CHN-122

Course Description : This course is designed for students with previous knowledge of Mandarin Chinese. Students will build upon skills acquired in CHN-121 and will continue to learn simplified Chinese characters, grammatical patterns and culture. Students will be able to express themselves in a variety of more complex situations, both in spoken and written form. NOTE: This course is not open to native Chinese speakers or to students with more than two years of Chinese in high school, except by approval of the departmental chairperson.

Department Description : ESL/Languages and Culture

  • Credit: 3 - 0
  • Lecture Hours: 3.0