Welcome to CHIN 108 (001) !


As a continuation of CHIN 104, CHIN 108 is the second intensive 6-credit summer course for non-heritage students. It keeps on placing emphasis on the four language skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing. Lectures are coordinated with communicative classroom activities and on-line resources to help students acquire more Chinese vocabulary, sentence patterns and syntax. By the end of this course, students are expected to write about 800 simplified characters, and to compose essays of approximately 150 characters on given topics.




Autumn Persimmons

In the Style of Song Dynasty Painting

Color and ink on rice paper, 2005

Xia Wei






Internet Learning Resources:

                                 IC Animated Characters                  

                                 IC Vocabulary Trainer

                                IC On-line Flash Cards and Memory

                                 Chinese Cultural Notes                        

                                 Chinese Songs                                

                                 Chinese Computing Info


If you have any questions, please contact me at weixiaw@yahoo.com