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Module Detailed Information for [CH4207]
Academic Year : 2018/2019 Semester : 2
Correct as at 21 Feb 2019 05:00

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Module Title : History of Chinese Language
Module Description : This module aims to trace the development of the Chinese language and to describe the characteristics of its phonology, lexicon and syntax in various historical periods. Major topics included are theories on the historical periods, the historical development of Chinese words, mono-/bi-syllabic features of Chinese words, the emergence of some function words and their effects on the Chinese grammatical structure, tones and their historical origin, changes in sentence patterns through various stages of Chinese. The course is designed for students across the University with some background in classical Chinese.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 08-05-2019 PM
Modular Credits : 5
Pre-requisite : Cohort 2011 and before: Completed 80 MCs, including 28 MCs in CH or CL, with a minimum CAP of 3.50 or be on the Honours track. Cohort 2012 onwards: Completed 80 MCs, including 28 MCs in CH or CL, with a minimum CAP of 3.20 or be on the Honours track.
Preclusion : CL3206
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 0-3-0-2-7.5
Remarks : Nil
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C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

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