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Klassiek Chinees 3b


Admission requirements

Premodern Chinese I and II. Successful completion of Klassiek Chinees 3a (voorheen: Premodern Chinese IIIA) is recommended.


This is a Classical Chinese course for advanced students who have completed basic level Classical Chinese courses (I and II).

Course objectives

  • Further expand students’ Classical Chinese vocabulary

  • Improve students’ knowledge of Classical Chinese grammar

  • Develop the ability to read Classical Chinese texts fluently

  • Help student learn to use dictionaries and other relevant sources

  • Develop translation skills


See collegerooster
Friday 9-11h

Mode of instruction

  • Seminar

Course Load

Total of approximately 140 hours ( 5EC x 28uur )

26 contact hours ( 13 weeks x 2 hours per week )
78 hours of preparation ( 13 weeks x 6 hours per week )
36 hours of exam and exam preparation

Assessment method

  • Quizzes: 10%

  • Assignments: 20%

  • Attendance and performance in class: 20%

  • Examination: 50%

The final grade consists of the weighted average of all course components. A resit for the final exam is allowed if a student scores a non-passing grade (5,49 or lower) on the first attempt.


Yes. This course uses Blackboard for announcements, availability of syllabus, supplementary course documents, etc.

Reading list

To be announced through Blackboard


Registration through uSis. Not registered, means no permission to attend this course. See also the ‘Registrationprocedures for classes and examinations’ for registration deadlines and more information on how to register.

Registration Studeren à la carte and Contractonderwijs

Registration Studeren à la carte
Registration Contractonderwijs


For further information about the content of this course, please contact the lecturer Wu Yinghui