ERIC Number: ED184327
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1966-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Chinese-Mandarin: Basic Course. Volume XVI: Lessons 168-180.
Defense Language Inst., Monterey, CA.
This is the last 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 13 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 Sino-American relationships, the United Nations, making a speech, and the Chinese Communist tyranny in mainland China. (JB)
Descriptors: Audiolingual Methods, Cultural Education, Dialogs (Language), Ideography, Instructional Materials, International Relations, 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 ($5.40; accompanying cassettes $4.80)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Defense Language Inst., Monterey, CA.
Identifiers - Location: China