ERIC Number: ED184326
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1966-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Chinese-Mandarin: Basic Course. Volume XV: Lessons 156-167.
Defense Language Inst., Monterey, CA.
This is the fifteenth of 16 volumes of audiolingual classroom instruction in Mandarin Chinese. The course is designed to train native English speakers to Level 3 Foreign Service Institute proficiency in comprehension and speaking, and to Level 2 proficiency in reading and writing Mandarin. Facility in reading, writing, and translating texts written in Chinese characters is emphasized. Instructional materials in the 12 lessons include dialogues, word lists, and exercises in reading, writing, and translation. The emphasis of the course is on military science, but other topics include the organization of the governments of the United States and of China, the birth of the United States, and the four great freedoms. (JB)
Descriptors: Audiolingual Methods, Cultural Education, Dialogs (Language), Ideography, Instructional Materials, Mandarin Chinese, Military Science, Political Science, Reading Instruction, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Speech Instruction, Translation, Vocabulary Skills, Writing Instruction
Defense Language Institute, Foreign Language Center, Nonresident Division, Presidio of Monterey, CA 93940 ($4.65; accompanying cassettes $5.60)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Defense Language Inst., Monterey, CA.
Identifiers - Location: China