Course Code: 12798
Teaching of CL Characters: Memory Model and Experiments (Pri/Sec)
by Dr Soh Kay Cheng
Duration (Hrs)3
VenueSCCL ( Location Map)

Course Objective

Course supported by CPDD.

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
Master the Information Processing Model and memory experiments and apply the principles to the teaching of Chinese characters so as to raise the effectiveness of Chinese Language teaching.

Course Outline

The course will cover the following topics:
1.The difficulty in learning Chinese characters.
2.Information Processing Model.
3.Memory experiments of Ebbinghaus on non-sense syllables.
4.Memory experiments emphasizing meanings.
5.Implications for teaching Chinese characters.

Course Prerequisite