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Advanced Commercial Chinese I

Advanced Commercial Chinese I

Term
Subject Area
Course Number
CHIN 1060 680
Course Code
CHIN1060680
Course Key
78361
Day(s)
Monday
Wednesday
Time
3:30pm-5:00pm
3:30pm-5:00pm
Instructor
Prerequisites
Permission of the instructor or placement
Primary Program
Secondary Program
Course Note
Offered Through Penn Language Center
Course Description
This course builds on skills developed in CHIN0860 but draws extensively on original sources. The topics of the reading range from China's foreign trade strategies after entering the World Trade Organization, the impact of China's economic reform on people and society, to controversial topics such as lay-offs, corruptions, and globalization. Special terminology in international trade, management, finance, and economic laws is thus introduced. Most readings are expository essays written in formal or colloquial Chinese. Active participation is expected in class. Students will be assigned to write journals and responding papers.
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