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150267 VO STEOP: Theory and Praxis of Chinese Writing and Language (2019W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 15 - Ostasienwissenschaften
STEOP

STEOP Prüfungen werden hier angekündigt:
http://sss-sinologie.univie.ac.at/pruefungen/steop/

Registration/Deregistration

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

Details

max. 150 participants
Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 07.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 14.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 21.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 28.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 04.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 11.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 18.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 25.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 02.12. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 09.12. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 16.12. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 13.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 20.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Monday 27.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Aims: acquisition of a theoretical foundation for the other language courses of the first semester; deepening of the language/writing skills acquired in these courses.

Contents: the basic features of the Chinese language and writing (grammar; lexis; phonology; phonetics; principles of character creation, types of written forms, character etymology).

Furthermore:
- presentation of techniques/tools apt to support speaking/reading/writing;
- phonetic transcription systems (Hanyu Pinyin active, Wade-Giles and the Taiwanese Zhuyin Fuhao passive)
- character lookup methods
- electronic dictionaries
- the manuscript "Zai Hanxuexi xue Hanyu" vol. 1a by Xia / Zeidl (see below)
furthermore: extensions / deepening regarding
- grammar
- vocabulary (mainly based on already learned characters)
- character etymology
- character meaning
- correct stroke order
- (only expected to be passively mastered) traditional characters related to the simplified characters in the textbook
- radicals (= "root components" of Chinese characters, under which the latter can be found in a dictionary).

Methods: lecture; demonstrations; writtten exam (change of the examination mode -> written online examination). Attention: This course is a lecture in the classical sense, it is not a practice course.

Assessment and permitted materials

Old examination mode: written examination.
Please note the change of the examination mode on 3 June 2020:
new examination mode: written online examination on paper scheduled for 8 June 2020 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

60 out of 100 points (weighting of the scores achieved in the individual test sections according to the importance of the test sections as assessed by the lecturer).

Examination topics

Anything presented in the classroom, as far as it is contained in the manuscript "Zai Hanxuexi xue Hanyu" by Xia / Zeidl or in the materials provided on the Moodle learning platform during the semester.

Reading list

the manuscript "Zai Hanxuexi xue Hanyu" by Xia / Zeidl (available at the secretariat of the Institute of East Asian Studies / Sinology), other materials provided (on an ongoing basis) on the Moodle homepage of this course (which of these materials is relevant to the exam will be announced before Christmas holidays).

Association in the course directory

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