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Course Information
Course Name:First Year Chinese
Provided Through:University of Nebraska High School
Entity:University of Nebraska High School
Description:This course focuses on developing communicative competencies in listening, speaking, reading and writing Chinese while gaining an understanding of Chinese culture. Students will learn to understand and interpret written and spoken language in Chinese on a variety of topics. Pinyin, the most widely used Chinese phonetic system will be introduced as a tool to learn the spoken language early in the course. Both simplified and traditional characters will be taught, although the course will focus on simplified characters. Grammar points will be introduced systematically and reinforcement practice follows each explanation in the course. This course is available only online. Students will be required to use audio listening and recording software to complete their assignments. Students will be required to scan or capture images of some of their written work for online submission.
Subjects:Foreign Language
Grade Levels:9 - 12
Comments:Need enrollment instructions? Visit: http://highschool.nebraska.edu or call Toll Free: 866-700-4747

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Section Information
NVIS ID:8244
Instructor:Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
Credit Type:High School
Delivery Mode:Asynchronous
Class meets:8/1/2023 to 7/31/2024
Block Schedule:No
Availability:Open for registration
Computer required:Yes
Proctor required:Yes
LMS required:Yes
LMS instructions:Content for this course is only available through the UNHS LMS.
Comments:This is a self-paced course that may be started at any time during the year and completed in 5 - 52 weeks (end date of this course offering does not affect enrollment period).
Cost:Starting September 5: $450 + Any Required Books/Materials
Enrolled: University of Nebraska High School