Yu-Lin Wang Saussy

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Senior Lector
203-432-8390
Address: 
434 Temple St, Room 203, New Haven, CT 06511
Areas of interest : 
Chinese Language; Classical Chinese; Pedagogy
Region: 
China

Courses

CHNS 110

Elementary Modern Chinese I

Intended for students with no background in Chinese. An intensive course with emphasis on spoken language and drills. Pronunciation, grammatical analysis, conversation practice, and introduction to reading and writing Chinese characters.

Term: Fall 2021
Day/Time: M,T,W,Th,F 9:25 AM - 10:15 AM, 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM, 11:35 AM - 12:25 PM
CHNS 120

Elementary Modern Chinese II

Continuation of CHNS 110.

Term: Spring 2022
Day/Time: M,T,W,Th,F 9:25 AM - 10:15 AM, 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM, 11:35 AM - 12:25 PM
CHNS 150

Advanced Modern Chinese I

Third level of the standard foundational sequence of modern Chinese, with study in speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Use of audiovisual materials, oral presentations, skits, and longer and more frequent writing assignments to assimilate more sophisticated grammatical structures. Further introduction to a wide variety of written forms and styles. Use of both traditional and simplified forms of Chinese characters.

Term: Fall 2021
Day/Time: M,W,F 9:25 AM - 10:15 AM, 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM, 11:35 AM - 12:25 PM
CHNS 152

Advanced Modern Chinese for Heritage Speakers

The third level of the advanced learner sequence. Intended for students with intermediate high to advanced low speaking and listening skills and with intermediate reading and writing skills. The goal of the course is to help students effectively expand their skills in reading and writing while concurrently addressing the need to improve their listening and oral skills in formal environments. The materials cover a variety of topics relating to Chinese culture, society and cultural differences, supplemented with authentic video materials.

Term: Fall 2021
Day/Time: M,W,F 9:25 AM - 10:15 AM, 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM, 11:35 AM - 12:25 PM
CHNS 153

Advanced Modern Chinese for Heritage Speakers

The second level of the advanced learner sequence. Intended for students with intermediate to advanced oral proficiency and high elementary reading and writing proficiency. Students receive intensive training in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, supplemented by audio and video materials. The objective of the course is to balance these four skills and work toward attaining an advanced level in all of them. 

Term: Spring 2022
Day/Time: M,W,F 9:25 AM - 10:15 AM, 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM