Level 2 Chinese
Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Fang
LEARNING ACTIVITIES: This course covers the national curriculum at Level 7. Students are able to express and justify their ideas and opinions in genuine contexts, and demonstrate understanding of a variety of written and spoken Chinese in the areas of school life in both New Zealand and China, hobbies and leisure time, travel and transport, festivals and customs. Basic Chinese-English translation skills is one of the key components of this course.
With the strong ties being developed between New Zealand and Chinese-speaking countries, career opportunities are increasing in trade, tourism, education (teaching), diplomacy, and technology amongst many others.
Recommended Prior Learning
At least 5 credits gained internally AND 5 credits gained externally through NCEA Level 1 Chinese. Otherwise permission required from the TiC.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Lynfield College has procedures and guidelines for the administering of assessments. Click HERE to go to the school website with more information, and links to the appropriate Year Level Assessment Guides.