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Beginning Business Chinese I

Beginning Business Chinese I

Online
Subject Area
Course Number
CHIN 0160 980
Course Code
CHIN0160980
Course Key
76099
Day(s)
Tuesday
Monday
Time
6:30pm-8:30pm
6:30pm-8:30pm
Instructor
Primary Program
Secondary Program
Course Description
The course is designed for juniors and seniors , and Penn working professionals who have no prior exposure to Chinese, and are interested in learning basic Chinese language and culture for the preparation of a business trip to China. The objective of this course is to build a foundation of basic Chinese in the business context, with a main focus on speaking and listening, and minimal reading. Upon completion, students are expected to be able to converse and interact with people in a variety of traveling settings and in company visits. Topics include meeting people, talking about family, introducing companies, making inquiries and appointments, visiting companies, introducing products, initiating dining invitations, and practicing dining etiquette.
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