Vietnamese Courses

Vietnamese Courses

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VIE - Vietnamese

VIE-001: First Semester Vietnamese (5.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 5.0)

The student acquires the basic skills for communication in Vietnamese: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. The student is exposed to a general overview of Vietnamese civilization and culture.

6A - IGETC Languages (LOTE), AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, C2 - CSU Humanities

VIE-001L: Vietnamese Laboratory (Min Credits: 0.5)

This is an individualized, self-paced laboratory course offered by arrangement at the student's convenience, which aims to present the culture of Vietnam through a variety of media. The student will review the customs and culture of Vietnam through audio and video tapes, and selected reading materials. Pass/No Pass Option.

VIE-002: Second Semester Vietnamese (5.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 5.0)

Prerequisite VIE 001 or Prerequisite Completion of two years of Vietnamese at high school level or approval from instructor of the course. In this course, the student continues development of listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. The student also increases vocabulary and knowledge of Vietnamese grammar.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 6A - IGETC Languages (LOTE), AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, C2 - CSU Humanities

VIE-002L: Vietnamese Laboratory (Min Credits: 0.5)

This is an individualized, self-paced laboratory course offered by arrangement at the student's convenience, which aims to present the culture of Vietnam through a variety of media. The student will review the customs and culture of Vietnam through audio and video tapes, and selected reading materials. Pass/No Pass Option.

VIE-049A: Vietnamese for the Vietnamese-Speaking (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

Course designed for the native speaker of Vietnamese. Emphasis on fundamentals of formal spoken and written language. Includes study of culture, traditions, and interpersonal etiquette.

3B - IGETC Humanities, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, C2 - CSU Humanities

VIE-049B: Vietnamese Language and Culture for Fluent Speakers (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

Prerequisite VIE 049A This course is a continuation of VIE 049A for fluent Vietnamese speakers to study their language, culture, and Vietnamese Americans.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 6A - IGETC Languages (LOTE), AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, C2 - CSU Humanities

VIE-050A: Basic Conversational Vietnamese and Culture (Min Credits: 3.0)

Vietnamese 050A is designed for anyone desiring a basic, practical conversational approach to learning the Vietnamese language and culture. This course is not designed for the native speaker. Pass/No Pass Option.