CHNS 166/167

CHNS 166: Chinese for Current Affairs  时事汉语
CHNS 167: Chinese for Current Affairs  时事汉语

Advanced language course with a focus on speaking and writing in formal styles. Current affairs are used as a vehicle to help students learn advanced vocabulary, idiomatic expressions, complex sentence structures, news writing styles and formal stylistic register. Materials include texts and videos selected from news media worldwide to improve students’ language proficiency for sophisticated communications on a wide range of topics.

After CHNS 159, 153, 157 or equivalent.

For detailed information about this course, please contact Course Head William Zhou at: