CHNS 101 ELEMENTARY CHINESE I--Three hours, 3 credits. This course introduces students to one of the major Asian languages, Mandarin Chinese. It places emphasis on conversational skills as well as reading and writing skills. It will also discuss cultural aspects of this linguistic group. Prerequisite: No previous Chinese study or one year of Chinese in high school.
CHNS 102 ELEMENTARY CHINESE II--Three hours, 3 credits. This course is a continuation of CHNS 101. Prerequisite: CHNS 101 or one to two years of Mandarin Chinese in high school.