This course is designed for intermediate level students of Chinese. Knowledge of Chinese is a marketable business skill in today’s landscape of global commerce.
The material is function-based and presented through nine themes, each based on 3 or 4 audio dialogues. Comprehension of each dialogue is supported by vocabulary help, transcript (in Chinese characters with optional pinyin access), translation, language notes and comprehension activities. There are also notes on cultural background, language functions, grammar notes, practice activities, reading material and tests to help learners evaluate their progress.
Prerequisite: Chinese I