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.

2023S, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • 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:claudia.zwittmajer@tuwien.ac.at



Course dates

Mon16:15 - 17:4513.03.2023 - 26.06.2023 Technical Chinese
Technical Chinese IV - Single appointments
Mon13.03.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon20.03.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon27.03.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon17.04.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon24.04.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon08.05.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon15.05.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon22.05.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon05.06.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon12.06.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon19.06.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese
Mon26.06.202316:15 - 17:45 Technical Chinese

Examination modalities

Participation, oral Report, homework and final written Exame

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
19.02.2023 14:00 25.04.2023 23:59 06.05.2023 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

continuation of "Technical Chineese III"


  • Attendance Required!