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Important for Exchange Students: As the Full-Time and Part-Time MBA Programs utilize a modular course structure, the dates on which students begin and end the exchange are flexible. Please find here a chronological overview of the preliminary course offering for Fall and Spring.

Fall 2022  ›  Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration  ›  1st Semester  ›  Language and Intercultural Competence

Chinese I, Group 2, A1, Lu

Course Code:
Ge von Klitzing-Lu
Course Type:
Language Courses
Week Hours:
Fall 2022
(Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.)
  • Chinese pronunciation; learning to read and write the Chinese standard phonetic transcription "pinyin"
  • Introducing and practising basic grammatical structures
  • Learning Chinese characters and writing exercises
  • Developing a basic vocabulary
  • Listening and speaking exercises in everyday situations
  • Aspects of Chinese culture, mentality and traditions
Liu Xun (Hg.). 2007 [1. Aufl. 2002]. Das Neue Praktische Chinesisch Bd.1. Beijing: Beijing Yuyan Daxue Verlag (Lehrbuch, Arbeitsbuch + CDs).

Secondary literature:

Additional materials will be distributed in class and/or announced at the beginning of the course.
Classroom activities and homework, written examination