Jun 20, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

CHI 305 - Business Chinese and Culture

Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

This course provides an introduction to the Chinese language typically used in business settings. It prepares students to the use of Chinese in specific business-related contexts and help them develop a better understanding of China’s economy and society. Examples of various topics include business practices (business letters and resumes, job search and interviews), trade and advertising, major Chinese companies/brands, multinational companies, and global market. Students will be exposed to authentic materials such as newspapers and magazine articles, video clips, and films, and will be guided through a variety of communicative activities in class such as problem-solving tasks, discussion and debate. Prerequisite(s): completion of CHI 202 , or the equivalent.