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MN3501: MANDARIN 6 (2022-2023)

Last modified: 31 Jul 2023 11:19

Course Overview

This course follows on from what has been taught in Mandarin 5.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 3
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
  • Dr Lindsay Sullivan

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Undergraduate Programme
  • MN3001 Mandarin 5 (Studied)
  • Either Programme Level 3 or Programme Level 4

What other courses must be taken with this course?


What courses cannot be taken with this course?


Are there a limited number of places available?


Course Description

Students will continue to develop their oral communicative skills and the their competencies in the written language. Students will be required to complete regular assignments, to study independently and will attend 4 one hour classes per week.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 4 Seminars during University weeks 26 - 35, 39

More Information about Week Numbers

Details, including assessments, may be subject to change until 31 August 2023 for 1st half-session courses and 22 December 2023 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

Alternative Assessment

Coursework - 20%

Oral - 15%

Listening - 15%

Final exam - 50%

Alternative Resit Assessment

To sit a final paper in the resit period


Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ConceptualAnalyseStudents will enhance their knowledge of Chinese speaking countries.
ProceduralCreateStudents produce ever more complex authentic Mandarin.
ReflectionCreateStudents will develop their active oral and writing Mandarin skills.
ProceduralUnderstandStudents will develop their passive language skills and be able to understand complex spoken Mandarin

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