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Willamette University

900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301

503-370-6300 voice

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Japanese and Chinese Studies: Chinese Studies

CHNSE 432 Introduction to Classical Chinese Texts and Thoughts (1)

Continues to improve speaking, listening, reading and writing of modern Chinese. Learn classical Chinese grammar, and read various classical texts. Translating classical Chinese into modern Chinese is daily exercise. Communicative competence and cultural understanding are emphasized. Different ancient thoughts are introduced along with the texts from Confucian, Daoist, Legalist, Yin-Yang, and other schools.

Prerequisite: CHNSE 431

  • Offering: Annually
  • Instructor: Staff