015.099 Technical Chinese IV
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Course evaluation


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand the basic Chinese grammar structure, and with the help of dicctionnaries, to read Chinese news and to translate simple  Chinese technic texts into German/English.

Subject of course

Working with architecture/technical/scientific texts with the help of dictionary and translation programs. At the same time the grammar and vocabulary will be further enhanced with the same style from the introduction course. The basic content of this course will be arranged around specific themes: Each semester there will be three to four different themes to work with, environmental problems, energy situation, railway projects,Transrapid-Project in Shanghai, Bridges, COVID 19 pandemic und traditional/modern Chinese architecture, e.g.

Teaching methods

Grammar-Translation Method.  Lecture and Group Work, Individual Report

Mode of examination


Additional information


WEITERE INFOS for Tech Chinese IV :claudia.zwittmajer@tuwien.ac.at



Course dates

Mon16:15 - 17:4511.03.2024 - 24.06.2024 Technical Chinese
Technical Chinese IV - Single appointments
Mon11.03.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon18.03.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon08.04.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon15.04.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon22.04.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon29.04.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon06.05.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon13.05.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon27.05.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon03.06.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon10.06.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon17.06.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon24.06.202416:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese

Examination modalities

Participation, oral Report, homework and final written Exame


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri - 21.06.2024assessed20.06.2024 10:00 - 20.06.2024 23:00TISSTechnisches Chinesisch IV

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
18.02.2024 14:00 23.04.2024 23:59 04.05.2024 23:59

Registration modalities



Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Not specified
TRS Transferable Skills Not specified


 Verschiedene technische Texte, Zeitungsartikel werden ausgeteilt.

 Hanyu Jiaochen 1b für Grammatik Basis

Zur Vertifung:  Bai Xiaohong  Chinese for Science and Technology,--Reading and writing.  Beijing language and culture university press 2012.

Previous knowledge

This is a continuation of "Technical Chineese III" ,which is based on two beginning Chinese courses:  Chinese for Beginners I and II .  These two courses are offered by Academy for Continuing Education.  www.tuwien./ace    email.  marleen.schlobach@tuwien.ac.at  


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