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Course List - Putonghua Advanced Courses

 

CLCP4713

Current Affairs and Discussion

An advanced course on special topics designed to students who have completed CLCP2703, CPTH2001, CPTH2703 or CPTH3001.

Course contents cover news reporting and discussions on current affairs. Students will take the initiative to collect news for reporting. Their speaking ability in both formal and informal situations will be enhanced through extracting, combining, and reproducing news contents. Discussion sessions on current affairs will enable students to learn a wide range of vocabulary on different topics and introduce the difference between Putonghua and Cantonese words and phrases which meet the ultimate goal of the course (i.e. to equip students with the ability to discuss current affairs happening around the world).

CLCP4723

Academic Presentation and Discussion

An advanced course on special topics designed to students who have completed CLCP2703, CPTH2001, CPTH2703 or CPTH3001.

Course contents include thematic speaking and presentations. Through different formal and informal real-life settings, students will expand their vocabulary in professional fields, enabling them to use Putonghua to conduct special reports and present academic speeches. Students will understand Putonghua with relatively strong accents.

CLCP4733

Special Topics in Putonghua (Arts)

An advanced course on special topics designed for students whose major subjects are literature, arts (painting, music, etc.), history, religious studies, or any other arts-related subjects. The course is targeted at those who want to master professional terms in Putonghua and elevate their communicative ability under different circumstances in the above fields. The course is offered to students who have completed CLCP2703, CPTH2001, CPTH2703 or CPTH3001.

Course contents include speaking topics based on various themes. Through different formal and informal real-life settings, the course will increase students’ vocabulary in arts-related fields, enabling them to competently use Putonghua in a work environment. Students will also understand Putonghua with relatively strong accents.

CLCP4743

Special Topics in Putonghua (Science)

An advanced course on special topics designed for students whose major subjects are mathematics, physics, biology, medicine, chemistry, environmental science or any other science related subjects. The course is targeted at those who want to master professional terms in Putonghua and increases their Putonghua communicative ability in the science fields. The course is offered to students who have completed CLCP2703, CPTH2001, CPTH2703 or CPTH3001.

Course contents include speaking topics based on various themes. Through different formal and informal real-life settings, the course will increase students’ vocabulary in science-related fields, enabling them to competently use Putonghua in a work environment. Students will also understand Putonghua with relatively strong accents.

CLCP4753

Special Topics in Putonghua (Engineering)

An advanced course on special topics designed to students whose major subjects are civil engineering and architecture, electronic engineering, information engineering, mechanical engineering, computer engineering or any other engineering related subjects. The course is targeted at those who want to master professional terms in Putonghua and enable their communicative ability in different circumstances with the use of Putonghua in the above fields. It is offered to students who have completed CLCP2703, CPTH2001, CPTH2703 or CPTH3001.

Course contents include speaking topics based on various themes. Through different formal and informal real-life settings, the course will increase students’ vocabulary in engineering-related fields, enabling them to competently use Putonghua in a work environment. Students will also understand Putonghua with relatively strong accents.

CLCP4763

Special Topics in Putonghua (Business)

An advanced course on special topics designed to students whose major subjects are business administration, accountancy, finance or any other business related subjects. The course is targeted at those who want to master professional terms in Putonghua and enable their communicative ability in different circumstances with the use of Putonghua in the above fields. It is offered to students who have completed CLCP2703, CPTH2001, CPTH2703 or CPTH3001.

Course contents include speaking topics based on various themes. Through different formal and informal real-life settings, the course will increase students’ vocabulary in business-related fields, enabling them to competently use Putonghua in a work environment. Students will also understand Putonghua with relatively strong accents.

CLCP4773

Putonghua Speech Training (Presentation Skills and Test Preparation)

An advanced course on Putonghua examination preparation. The course is targeted at those who have completed intermediate, advanced or special topics in Putonghua and aims to sit for public examination in Putonghua, such as Putonghua Shuiping Ceshi (PSC), Computerized Oral Proficiency Assessment (COPA), etc. It is offered to students who have completed CLCP3703、CPTH3703 or CPTH4001.

Course contents include training on passage reading, various topics on vocabulary grammar, and test-taking skills. A series of practice on different real-life settings will be provided.

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