Level 3 Chinese and Chinese Studies
This course integrates the core strands of language knowledge, communication and cultural knowledge. This course consolidates topics studied previously and focus on developing language fluency. Students should be able to understand more complex language and communicate on areas of both familiar matters and beyond. The students will also understand and produce a variety of text types and can justify varied ideas and perspectives in clear Chinese.
Topics that will be covered are:
1. Culture and festivals
2. School and education
3. Global citizen
4. Making friends
5. New Zealand migrants
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
School and/or personal computers will need to be able to produce text in Chinese
Recommended Prior Learning
NCEA Chinese Level 2 or equivalent
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.