Samuel Cha

Lecturer, Chinese Language

Samuel Cha joined the Chinese Studies Program at UC San Diego in the fall of 1990. He had previously taught Chinese at Grinnell College and UCLA. Cha earned his BA in Chinese Language and Literature from Zhejiang University, China and an MA in East Asian Languages and Cultures from UCLA. As a veteran of the Chinese Studies Program, he has taught all levels of Chinese over the past 20 years. He is one of the pioneers in multi-track Chinese instructions and major contributors to the growth of our language program. His interests include Chinese phonetic mutation, grammar structure, pragmatics and second language acquisition. He is also very active in community services. He regularly volunteers his language expertise to local charitable organizations.

Office: HSS 3056
Hours: Office Hours 

Fall 2016

  • CHIN 10AN
  • CHIN 10AN
  • CHIN 10AN

Winter 2017

  • CHIN 10BN 
  • CHIN 10BN
  • CHIN 10BN

Spring 2017

  • CHIN 10CN
  • CHIN 10CN


CHIN 10 SERIES (Cha) *Required Textbook
 

Integrated Chinese Simplified Textbook

Integrated Chinese Simplified Textbook Level 1 Part 1, 3rd Edition
ISBN: 9780887276385

Integrated Chinese Simplified Workbook

Integrated Chinese Simplified Workbook Level 1 Part 1, 3rd Edition
ISBN: 9780887276408

Integrated Chinese Simplified Textbook

Integrated Chinese Simplified/Tradition Character Workbook Level 1 Part 1, 3rd Edition
ISBN: 9780887276484

Integrated Chinese Traditional Textbook

Integrated Chinese Traditional Textbook Level 1 Part 1>, 3rd Edition
ISBN: 9780887276392

Integrated Chinese Traditional Textbook

Integrated Chinese Traditional Workbook Level 1 Part 1, 3rd Edition
ISBN: 9780887277337

* IMPORTANT NOTE:
  • Students who wish to study CHIN 10AN using Simplified Characters should purchase books numbered 1), 2), and 3) listed above.
  • Students who wish to study CHIN 10AN using Traditional Characters should purchase books numbered 3), 4) and 5) listed above. 
  • It is NOT necessary to purchase all five books. 
Audio Cds

Optional Textbooks
Integrated Chinese Level 1 Part 1 Audio Cds, 3rd Edition 
ISBN: 9780887276422 
Author: Yuehua Liu, Tao-Chung Yao >

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CHIN 186 SERIES (Cha) *Required Textbook
 
Thought & Society : An Advanced Text

Title: Thought & Society : An Advanced Text
Author: Cheng
ISBN: 9789576384097

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Title: Thought & Society : An Advanced Text
Author: Cheng
ISBN: 9789576384097

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