Cheng & Tsui s best-loved Chinese textbook series is new, revised, and better than ever! Integrated Chinese is already the leading introductory Chinese textbook at colleges and universities world wide. The third edition of this time-tested series has been fully up to date to meet the needs of today’s students with a full-color design, up-to-date vocabulary, enhanced cultural coverage, a diverse cast of characters, additional communicative and interactive exercises, and a realistic storyline linking all of the dialogues and readings. Integrated Chinese is ideally suited for students with diverse learning styles who want a comprehensive grounding in the Chinese language.
The series provides coordinated practice in the four skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing, in addition to additional insight into Chinese culture and society. During the series, Integrated Chinese builds on the three modes of communication: interpretive, interpersonal, and presentational to build proficiency in the usage of the Chinese language in real-life situations. Integrated Chinese develops language abilities even as encouraging active use of the language within and beyond the school room.
Task-based questions and learning objectives are included in every lesson to help students take keep an eye on of developing language proficiency and problem-solving skills. The Integrated Chinese series is a course designed for two years of study at the college level. It includes textbooks, workbooks, character workbooks, audio recordings, multimedia resources, and teacher resources. Student materials are to be had in both simplified and traditional character versions.