General Mandarin Course

--Course Objective:

To help adult learners who want to make clear and evident progress in all Chinese abilities including speaking, listening, reading and writing , in a short period of time . With systematic training and interesting contents, students can improve their overall Chinese step-by-step. More importantly, the materials help students to recognize characters in conjunction with speaking Mandarin, which is a crucial point for further learning. Upon completion of this course, students should have command of about 1,600 new words and 1,000 Chinese characters, and the ability to communicate freely in your daily life, read essays and newspapers, as well as clearly articulate their views using complex sentences.

  General Mandarin Course Level 8

 Pre-requisites: Complete Level 7 or approximately 150-180 hours of prior study. Knowledge of more than 800 characters

 Learning Outcomes:

 - Argue and debate on a topic

 - Use a wider range of vocabulary

 - Talk about social life in China

 - Talk about Chinese people’s personal life and love

 - Have a better knowledge of endangered animals in China

  General Mandarin Course Level 9

 Pre-requisites: Complete Level 8 or approximately 180-230 hours of prior study. Knowledge of more than 1,000 characters

 - Express your ideas, opinion and thoughts on a certain topic

 - Discuss attitudes, opinions and ideas in Chinese

 - Understand written and spoken text better

 - Know and use more Chinese proverbs and slangs

 - Understand the different style of Chinese language