Hi, you are logged in as , if you are not , please click here

Elementary Chinese 2

Info
Location
Extras

Course Information

Chinese Arches

The course is designed for those who have completed the Elementary Chinese Level 1 course or who have:

  • Completed more than 40 learning hours,
  • Know about 100 basic Chinese characters, 200 basic Chinese words, 
  • Passed HSK level 1.

Its primary aim and purpose is to provide a better understanding of, and familiarity with basic Chinese language and culture. You will pay more attention on simplified characters and enrich your Chinese vocabulary. Sentence structures will be introduced and used gradually in every day conversation. 

After learning some basic Chinese language, do you want learn more? Please follow us, we offer another chance to learn forward.

Location - Old Library Building  

Cost
Standard Delegate - £100
NU Staff and Students - £50
Concessions (60 Years or Older) - £40

Course Code

Elementary Chinese 2

Course Dates

10th October 2017 – 12th December 2017

Places Available

Course Description

Elementary Chinese 2

 

Description

      After learning some basic Chinese language, do you want learn more? Please follow us, we offer another chance to learn forward.

     The course is designed for those who have completed Elementary Chinese Level 1 or have basic knowledge of the Chinese language. Its primary aim and purpose is to provide a better understanding of, and familiarity with basic Chinese and culture. You will be exposed to more simplified characters and sentence structures that they are used in every day conversation.   

Textbook: New Practical Chinese Reader l — Lesson7-10

  Learning Outcomes

1. Practical Skills

Upon completion of this course, you will:

• Be able to conduct conversations in Chinese on a range of topics;

• Be able to talk about locations and addresses;

      • Be able to ask and talk about the time and someone’s daily routine;

       • Be able to ask and talk about hobbies and request.

• Be able to talk about someone’s personal information;

• Feel more comfortable using basic Chinese vocabulary.

 

 2. Linguistic Knowledge

Upon completion of this course, you will:

• Learn the required vocabulary;

• Enhanced understanding Chinese phonetics, tones and rhythms;

 • Understanding sentences commonly used in a range of everyday topics;

• Understand more basic simplified Chinese characters.

3. Cultural Awareness

      Your language learning experience will be complemented with an exploration of culture. You will be exposed to something about Chinese culture and history, customs and social etiquette, value systems and some current affairs.

 

      Everyone interested in learning some more Chinese language will be warmly welcomed to our course.