Students continue learning Mandarin Chinese utilizing pinyin transcription. Focus is placed on traveling in China, self-introduction, and cultural discussions. Bisyllabic verbs, embedded questions, localizers, and verb-object compounds are covered. The emphasis is only on oral proficiency. Learning the Chinese writing system is not required. Required Text: “Basic Spoken Chinese: An Introduction to Speaking and Listening for Beginners (DVD and MP3 CD Included), Cornelius C. Kubler” ISBN-13: 978-0804840156. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.