Students who commenced their course before 2012 should consult the rules below.

  • Pre-2012 rules
    • 3. Arts Rules
      • Arts Rules for undergraduate courses
        • 3.2 Bachelor's degrees
          • 3.2.2 Bachelor of Arts pass degree (10110)*
            • Bachelor of Arts majors
              • Asian Studies
                • Chinese major (Beginners' stream)

                  3.2.2.10(1) The major consists of units to a total value of 48 or 54 points comprising—

                  (a) all units in Table 3.2.2b [Chinese major (Beginners' stream) core units]—30 points

                  and

                  (b) either

                  (i) all units in Group A in Table 3.2.2c [Chinese major (Beginners' stream) options]—18 points

                  or

                  (ii) one unit from Group B in Table 3.2.2c [Chinese major (Beginners' stream) options]—24 points.

                  (2) After consulting a course adviser, a student may substitute the units in Group B or C in Table 3.2.2c [Chinese major (Beginners' stream) options] for any units in Table 3.2.2b [Chinese major (Beginners' stream) core units] or units in Group A in Table 3.2.2c [Chinese major (Beginners' stream) options] of equivalent value.

                  • Table 3.2.2b—Chinese major (Beginners' stream) core units
                    Key to availability of units:
                    S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
                    T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
                    NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
                    N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

                    Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change.

                    All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

                    AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                    S1CHIN1401Chinese 1
                    S2CHIN1402Chinese 2
                    S1CHIN2001Chinese 3A
                    S1CHIN2403Chinese 3
                    S2CHIN2404Chinese 4
                  • Table 3.2.2c—Chinese major (Beginners' stream) options
                    Key to availability of units:
                    S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
                    T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
                    NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
                    N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

                    Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change.

                    All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

                    Group A
                    AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                    S1CHIN3405Chinese 5
                    S2CHIN3406Chinese 6
                    S1, NSASIA3003Social Issues in Contemporary China
                    Group B
                    AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                    CHIN2803Chinese In-country (24 points)
                    CHIN3804Chinese In-country (24 points)
                    Group C
                    AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                    N/ACHIN2801China Field Study
                    CHIN2802Chinese Language and Culture Immersion Program (Taiwan) 3

                    1 Perth only.

                    2 Hong Kong only.

                    3 Places are limited and enrolment must be approved by the unit coordinator.