HKIÆ0103FU Chinese Propaedeutics B

Volume 2023/2024

Bachelor’s elective study in China studies for CBS-students 2022


The course provides students with knowledge of elements of the Chinese language with regards to syntax, grammar, and colloquial speech at the elementary level equivalent of HSK level 2. The course will help the student in further building a vocabulary enabling him/her to start communicating in Chinese at the elementary level.

The course activities include text reading, translation, reading aloud, written and oral translation exercises, oral interaction, teaching of Chinese characters, exercises in grammar and sentence analysis.

Learning Outcome

Curriculum for the elective at Bachelor’s level in China Studies, 2022 curriculum:

Chinese Propaedeutics B  (activity code HKIÆ00241E)

  • New Practical Chinese Reader, Vol 2 (textbook and workbook).
Preapproval from Copenhagen Business School
Class teaching where the students are actively involved either on an individual level or in group work guided by cooperative learning principles that engage each student to a maximum extent. We strongly encourage the students to form study groups.
  • Category
  • Hours
  • Lectures
  • 56
  • Preparation
  • 300,5
  • Practical exercises
  • 56
  • Total
  • 412,5
Continuous feedback during the course of the semester

Continuous feedback is given all through the semester, in connection with students’ active participation and in connection with weekly tests that are commented by the teacher.

Type of assessment