CHINESE 3001: COURSE INFORMATION AND SYLLABUS
Modern Languages and Comparative Literature, Baruch College
Professor John Yu
1:45-2:45 pm, T/Th
Importance of studying ICC
to behave as good citizens in the global village it is important for us
to cultivate sufficient intercultural awareness;
to achieve communicative competence;
to study ICC.
A brief introduction to the history of the study of ICC
What sets humankind apart from other animals is the ability to build and
manipulate language and other symbolic codes.
Language is important to human activity because it is how we
reach out to make contact with others.
What Is Langu
Dec 4, 2014
Management of the Chinese Labor Force
Over the past 60 years, since the founding of the Peoples
Republic of China, especially after the reform and opening up,
China's social changes were particularly severe. This came
alongside dramatic change
A) Ting Xie 10 questions 25 points
Hunjng environment; surroundings
to continue; to go on with
not have enough time to do something;
too late to do something
fast food; quick meal
small and inexpensive dishes; snack
Daily Verbal Communication I
Share with each other your understanding of the following proverbs about verbal
Words have frightening power.
More is meant than meets the ear.
The notion that thought can be perfe
1. Frequency: The number of vibrations per second of a musical pitch.
2.Duration: The length of time that a note is sounded.
3.Tone color/Timbre : Refers to the sound quality of any particular instrument.
4. Rhythm: The temporal organization of music .
1. Baroque: The music of the period c. 1600 - 1750 C.E., directly following
the Renaissance and preceding the Classical era.
2. Monody: simple song with simple accompaniment.
3. Figured bass: System of notational short hand for Basso Continuo.
The similarities and differences between music of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance
There are a lot of similarities and differences between music of the Middle Age and
Renaissance. In the Middle Age, the music was gorgeous and complex. The only way peop