Universität Wien FIND

150120 KU Speaking Lab 1b (M1) (2020W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 15 - Ostasienwissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 25 participants
Language: Chinese


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 09:45-11:15, ONLINE

Monday 05.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Monday 12.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Monday 19.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Monday 09.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Monday 16.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Monday 23.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Monday 30.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Monday 07.12. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Monday 14.12. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Monday 11.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Monday 18.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Monday 25.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

Language:Chinese, English
1.Consolidation of the Hanyu Pinyin System learned in the first semester.
2.Pronunciation training of higher level of the modern Chinese including pause,tone and stress.
3.Increasing the competence to free,oral communication

1.Following and listening to the text of textbook at different tempos and reading with focus on correct pronunciation.
2.Reading exercises (characters, Pinyin) to train the fluency of pronunciation. 3.Listening exercises and Pinyin dictations to discriminate against similar pronounciations
4.Additional pronunciation exercises using pictures or exercises without visual cues.

1.Distance education, lecture will be hold online using Jitsi (web conferencing software).
2.Dictation of the lecture should be handwritten,photographed and uploaded using Whatsapp or to the Email of the teacher in the given time.
3.Audio file of homework or examination results whould be submitted similarly.

Assessment and permitted materials

10% Pinyin dictations or alternative listening comprehension exercises.
20% weekly delivery of audio recordings or home practice.
30% Four times of recording homework (counting performance)
40% Mid/Final examination

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Standard formulation:
Please be sure to attend the first lecture at 05.10.2020 otherwise you will not be able to attend the lecture. If you were sick or have some other reasons, you should write to the teacher with Email.
Please learn how to use the BigBlueButton for our lecture.
1.In order to be graded positively, you must not fail to attend class more than once. In special cases you should provide medical certificate and contact the teacher with Email.
2.ATTENTION: Due to the form of distance learning, the delivery of the weekly recordings will be considered as "attendance".
89.5-100 = Very Good (1)
79.5-89.4 = Good (2)
69.5-79.4 = satisfactory (3)
59.5-69.4 = Sufficient (4)
<59.5 Not enough (5)

Examination topics

Intermediate (perhaps at 23.11.20) and final exams (perhaps at 25.01.21) will be done in certain time in the form of a recording, without the help of other people and without the help of a dictionary or textbook. Students should submit the recording and the written results of dictation to the teacher in a certain time period.
For the final exam: Lesson 11-20 of 《在汉学系学习汉语》.

Reading list

1.Material including recordings of text and excise of 《在汉学系学习汉语》 will be uploaded to Moodle for downloading.
2.Additional material such as power point slides will also be uploaded to Moodle.
3.The most materials can be found at https://moodle.univie.ac.at/course/view.php?id=168120

Association in the course directory

S 132

Last modified: Th 23.03.2023 00:19