Chinese

1. Program Description

 

Faculty: Foreign Languages

 

Degree conferred: Bachelor of Arts in Chinese

 

Overview of the program: This program provides graduates with academic knowledge, employability skills, political qualities and professional ethics so that they can work effectively in their area of specialization in which Chinese is mainly used as well as meet social needs in the new era. The program offers majors in Business, and Tourism. There are a range of employment opportunities for graduates. They may find employment in the tourist industry, business and commerce, foreign affairs and trade, event and conference management and so on.

 

2. Intended Program Outcomes

 

On completion of the program, students should be able to:

  • Have a relatively comprehensive understanding of an area in social science and humanities necessary for a language specialist;
  • Demonstrate a high level of competence in all four skill areas (listening, speaking, reading, writing);
  • Acquire necessary knowledge of and skills in business and commerce, or tourism;
  • Gain a familiarity with study skills and research methods at university level, which should later support students who wish to pursue higher education.

 

3. Degree Curriculum

 

For general courses, only courses mostly related to the program are listed.  Note that the courses in 3.2, 3.3, and 3.4 are given in Chinese.

 

3.1. General courses

 

  • General Laws
  • Research Methods
  • Vietnamese
  • Fundamentals of Language
  • Fundamentals of Vietnamese Culture
  • Informatics 1
  • Informatics 2
  • CV Writing and Interview Skills

 

3.2. Foundation courses

 

  • Grammar
  • Listening 1
  • Listening 2
  • Listening 3
  • Listening 4
  • Speaking 1
  • Speaking 2
  • Speaking 3
  • Speaking 4
  • Speaking 5
  • Reading 1
  • Reading 2
  • Reading 3
  • Reading 4
  • Writing 1
  • Writing 2
  • Practical Writing 1
  • Practical Writing 2
  • Integrated Skills 1
  • Integrated Skills 2
  • Integrated Skills 3
  • Integrated Skills 4
  • Integrated Skills 5
  • Studies of China

 

3.3 Major courses

 

  • Business Writing 1
  • Business Writing 2
  • Business Communication 1
  • Business Communication 2
  • Entrepreneurial Management
  • Oral Translation
  • Translation in Practice
  • Internship Course

 

3.4 Elective courses

 

  • Calligraphy
  • Chinese Culture
  • Speaking 6
  • Integrated Skills 6

 

3.5 Additional courses and requirements

 

English: TOEIC 500