Pei-Chia Chen

Lecturer, Chinese Language and Academic Coordinator II, Chinese Language Program

Pei-Chia Chen
  • 9500 Gilman Dr
    Chinese Studies Program - Language
    Mail Code: 0113
    La Jolla , California 92093-0113

Born and raised in Taiwan, Pei-Chia Chen has been teaching Mandarin Chinese in the U.S. since 1999.  She holds a bachelor degree in Western Literatures, and a Master of Arts degree in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language. Before joining the Program of Chinese Studies at UCSD in 2004, she taught Chinese at Harvard University for five years.

Office: HSS 3085
Hours: Office Hours

Books:

  • The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin Chinese Textbook and Workbook Level 1 (in Simplified and Traditional Characters) Authored by Claudia Ross, Baozhend He, Pei-Chia Chen and Meng Yeh.
  • The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin Chinese Textbook and Workbook Level 2 (in Simplified and Traditional Characters) Authored by Claudia Ross, Baozhend He, Pei-Chia Chen and Meng Yeh. 
  • Modern Mandarin Chinese Grammar Workbook Authored by Claudia Ross, Jing-heng Sheng Ma, Baozhang He and Pei-Chia Chen. 
  • Elementary Chinese (Harvard First-Year Textbook) Authored by Baozhang He, et al. 

Conference Presentations:

  • Character Literacy Research to Support Best Practices in CFL Instruction, CLTA annual meeting, Philadelphia, PA, 2012
  • The Encoding and mental representation of Chinese characters: using research to support the teaching of Chinese characters, CLTA-SC workshop, Irvine, CA, 2012. 
  • The Encoding and mental representation of Chinese characters: using research to support the teaching of Chinese characters, CLTA annual meeting, Denver, CO, 2011. 
  •  Bridging the Gap: from simple sentence to paragraph, CLTA annual meeting, Boston, MA, 2010.
  • Putting Culture at the Core of the Language Lesson, presented with Claudia Ross, CLTA annual meeting, San Diego, CA 2009.

Fall 2016

  • CHIN 10AD
  • CHIN 10AD

Winter 2017

  • CHIN 10BD
  • CHIN 10BD

Spring 2017

  • CHIN 10CD
  • CHIN 10CD
CHIN 10 SERIES (Chen) *Required Textbook
 
Course In Modern Mandarin Chinese Textbook Level 1 Simplified

Course In Modern Mandarin Chinese Textbook Level 1 Simplified |
ISBN: 
9780415472517

Course In Modern Mandarin Chinese Workbook Level 1 Simplified W/ 2cds, Volume 1

Course In Modern Mandarin Chinese Workbook Level 1 Simplified W/ 2cds, Volume 1 
ISBN: 
 9780415472524

Course In Modern Mandarin Chinese Workbook 1 Traditional W/ 2cds

Course In Modern Mandarin Chinese Workbook 1 Traditional W/ 2cds 
ISBN: 9780415472487

Course In Modern Mandarin Chinese Textbook Level 1 Traditional | ISBN: 9780415472494

Course In Modern Mandarin Chinese Textbook Level 1 Traditional
ISBN: 9780415472494

IMPORTANT NOTE
  • Students who wish to study CHIN 10AD using Simplified Characters should purchase books 1) and 2) as listed above.   
  • Students who wish to study CHIN 10AD using Traditional Characters should purchase books 3) and 4) as listed above. 
  • It is NOT necessary to purchase all four books.  

CHIN 182 SERIES (Chen) *Required Textbook
 
Language of the Dragon 1: A Classical Chinese Reader

CHIN 182A (Chen)

Title: Language of the Dragon 1: A Classical Chinese Reader (C&T Asian Language Series)
Author: Gregory Chiang
ISBN: 9780887272981


UCSD Bookstore Listing:

Title: Language Of The Dragon Vol 1, Volume 1
Author: Gregory Chiang
ISBN: 9780887272981

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Language of the Dragon 1: A Classical Chinese Reader

CHIN 182B (Chen)

Title: Language of the Dragon 1: A Classical Chinese Reader (C&T Asian Language Series)
Author: Gregory Chiang
ISBN: 9780887272981


UCSD Bookstore Listing:

Title: Language Of The Dragon Vol 1, Volume 1
Author: Gregory Chiang
ISBN: 9780887272981

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Language of the Dragon 2: A Classical Chinese Reader Title: Language of the Dragon 2: A Classical Chinese Reader
Author: Gregory Chiang
ISBN-10: 0887273181 | ISBN-13: 978-0887273186 


UCSD Bookstore Listing:

Title: Language Of The Dragon Vol 2, Volume 2
Author: Gregory Chiang
ISBN-10: 0887273181 | ISBN-13: 978-0887273186
 


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