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EALC 40412 - Fourth-Year Chinese II


This course guide assists the students of Fourth-Year Chinese taught by Professor Chengxu Yin in researching for their oral presentation.

It consists of


Getting Started

  1. Choose a topic from the above lessons.
  2. Analyze the main text to identify potential sub-topics.
  3. Pick a few among the sub-topics that you would like to discuss.
  4. Choose one and write a topic statement. (This can be revised based on information you find during your research.) 
  5. Search for relevant information in the sources below.

Searching for Information

Suggested Sources:

  • People's Daily: the English version of 人民日报, an official newspaper of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China.
  • South China Morning Post: Hong Kong's newspaper of record, owned by Alibaba Group.
  • China Daily: the only National English-language newspaper in China, founded in 1981.
  • The New York Times: an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

Citing Sources

Use the following guide to cite your sources.