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CINT 2222 - Chinese Studies

Confucius Institute Part-time Studies Course

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Course Details

This three credit course is designed for students who have taken CINT1210 or equivalent to advance further on Chinese studies. By passing this course, students will acquire sufficient knowledge in the Chinese history, geography, culture and some language skills in Chinese Mandarin. The course will include communicative classroom activities and on-line research and practice to enable students to have a good command of the knowledge on Chinese culture and history. This course also addresses practical needs and functions in real-life situations on the Chinese language. Each class is divided into two sections: culture/history/geography studies and language skills. In the history/culture/geography studies section, students will study the Chinese history, geography and traditional custom, and discuss contemporary issues on Chinese recent changes. In the language section, students will practice Mandarin in business/various scenarios and learn to use the language as the necessary tools to conduct research on Chinese culture and history.


CINT 1210





Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 39025

Thu Sep 13 - Thu Nov 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 29 Thu 17:30 - 20:30 BBY



Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. Students who did not take CINT 1210, please contact Eva Wong (Eva_Wong@bcit.c or 604-412-7546) for registration approval.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • Present general knowledge about Chinese history and geography including the following:
    • The timeline of Chinese history
    • The significant events of dynasties
    • The recent one-hundred-year history in China
    • Facts about geography of China
  • Relate to the contemporary issues for research and discussions:
    • A New Generation of Youth
    • China as the World’s Factory – China 2025
    • Future in Canada-China Cooperation
  • Present general knowledge about Chinese culture
  • Communicate in Mandarin in the listed scenarios:
    • The most frequently used daily conversations
    • Accept and reject requests
    • Seeing the doctor
    • Making a request for absence
    • Making plans
  • Use the Chinese Radical or Pin Yin system to look up any given words in a dictionary

Effective as of Winter 2017

Related Programs

CINT 2222 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Accounting
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Accounting


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