Adult Mandarin Programs – Overview
General Mandarin Class
Business Mandarin for Realtors or Travellers
HSK, YCT, IP, AP
(Chinese Language Test Preparation)
Online Mandarin course
(For more detailed information on a program please click the links to the right.)
Adult Mandarin Conversation Classes
are offered regularly in the following cities: Richmond, Burnaby, Vancouver, Surrey and Coquitlam.
There are 4 modules for the elementary level , each module consists of 16 hours, progressing from the very beginner to the intermediate level. Following Module 4, we use different programs for conversations, or reading /writing, depending on student profile and needs. Contact us for more details.
What is covered in each module?
Mandarin Module 1 is suitable to students who have little or no knowledge of Mandarin Chinese. Student will learn about Chinese pronunciation system, essential vocabulary, sentence structure and Chinese grammar.
The content covers Greetings and Farewells, names and titles, nationalities and languages, numbers, days and dates, etc. The focus is on conversation, while reading and writing Chinese characters are optional.
Mandarin Module 2: The content covers family and family members, work and professions, interests and abilities, invitations and appointments, etc. Students will learn more vocabulary, sentence structures and improve their conversational skills.
Mandarin Module 3: The course content covers telephoning and messages, money and currency, shops and shopping, colours and clothing, size and styles, etc
Mandarin Module 4 : Food and restaurants, cafes, pubs and drinks, hotels and services, travel and transport, places and directions, etc
Intensive Mandarin Conversation Classes.
This is an ideal courses for people wanting to learn Mandarin as quickly as possible for academic, professional or personal purpose.This course can be tailored made to suit your specific needs, whether you are a banker, realtor, lawyer, or traveller etc. We have a proven track record of successful students and our graduates would say that this is one of the most effective and popular programs. You can converse in Mandarin with less than 4 months intensive program. The emphasis is on speaking Mandarin in an immersive learning environment.
Typical time: Monday – Sunday, 9am-12pm, 12 pm -3pm, 3-6pm, 6-9pm.
Special Mandarin Classes
- Business People
- Bankers & Mortgage Brokers
- HSK, YCT, IB, AP (Chinese Language Test Preparation)
- Mandarin for Cantonese Speakers