Group Class

Learn in a group of 3 to 6 students.  What you will learn at each level is outlined below.

Mandarin Module 1 & 2:  Suitable for students who have little or no knowledge of Mandarin Chinese. In this course, students will learn about the Chinese pronunciation system,  essential vocabulary, sentence structures and grammar. At the end of the course, students will be able to introduce themselves and others, tell their names, nationalities, jobs, families, describe time and locations, and talk about daily life etc.  The focus is on conversations while reading and writing Chinese characters are optional.

Mandarin Module 3 & 4: Students will learn more vocabulary, sentence structures and improve their conversational skills. The content will cover time/date, birthday, location, color, asking for directions, shopping, ordering food, making phone calls, travel, asking for /offering help etc.

Module 5 and 6:    Students will continue to improve their speaking, reading and listening skills. The content will cover the weather, activities, intentions and plans, health and body, compliments and well-wishing, and review of what they have learned in the previous courses.

Intermediate:  When students have completed the Beginner Modules 1-6, they go on to learn how to describe shopping, seeing the doctor, sport and leisure activities, interests and hobbies, physical features, characters, making appointments, social life, news, passing on messages, the seasons, festivals, hotels, searching for information online, making reservations, vacations, health, problem-solving etc.

Private Class

Schedules for Business Mandarin, Intensive Mandarin, and Private Tutoring will be arranged at your request and at your convenience.

Not sure what level you are?  Take our Mandarin Assessment:

 

 

Adult Group Class Schedule (Mandarin)

 If you don’t see a schedule below that suits you, let us know your availability.
*The days and times of classes may change. Enrolled students will be notified. Classes are ongoing at the end of each module based on enrollment.  Please contact us for updates.


Vancouver Schedule
Level Day and Time Date 
Module 1

8 sessions – 16 hours 

Tuesday & Thursday  7 PM – 9 PM 

Monday & Wednesday   7 PM – 9 PM

Aug 20 – Sep 17

Sep 17 – Oct 15

Module 2 

10 sessions  – 16 hours

Monday & Wednesday   7 PM – 9 PM

Tuesday & Thursday  7 PM – 9 PM

 July 18 – Aug 15

Aug 7- Aug 30

Module 3 

8 sessions  – 16 hours

Monday & Wednesday 7 PM – 9 PM July 18 – Aug 15
Module 4 

8 sessions  – 16 hours

 

Monday & Wednesday  5:30 PM – 7 PM  Jun 25 – Jul 23
 Advanced  8 sessions – 16 hours  Tuesday only  7 PM – 9 PM  ongoing
Realtor Mandarin 10 sessions – 20 hours   Wednesday mornings 10 AM -12 PM Ongoing
Richmond Schedule
Level Day and Time  Date
Module 1
8 sessions – 16 hours
Tuesday & Thursday 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM July 17 – Aug 9
Module 1
8 sessions – 16 hours
Tuesday & Thursday 7 PM – 9 PM

 

Monday & Wednesday 7 PM – 9 PM

Aug 7- Aug 30

Sep 18 – Oct 11

 

Jul 30 – Aug 27

Sep 17 – Oct 15 

Other customized class – Evening, Daytime or Weekend Call for details Ongoing 
 Realtor Mandarin 
10 sessions – 20 hours
Wednesday mornings 9:30 AM – 11:30 PM Ongoing  
Burnaby Schedule
Level Day and Time Date
Module 1 
8 sessions – 16 hours   
Monday & Wednesday   7 PM – 9 PM

 

 

Tuesday & Friday 7 PM – 9 PM

Jul 18 – Aug 15

Sep 10- Oct 3

 

Jul 20 – Aug 14 

 Sep 18- Oct 12

 Module 3 or 4
8 sessions – 16 hours Other Customized Class-Evening, Daytime or Weekend 
Thursday only 7 PM – 9 PM 

Call for details

Aug 2- Sep 20

Ongoing

Realtor Class

10 sessions – 20 hours 

 Tuesday morning  9:30PM – 11:30 PM    Ongoing
Coquitlam Schedule
Level Day and Time  Date
 Module 1
8 sessions – 16 hours
Monday only 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Jul 23 – Sep 24
 Module 2
8 sessions – 16 hours 
Wednesday only  6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Jul 11- Aug 29
Realtor Mandarin
10 sessions – 20 hours
Tuesday only  6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Ongoing
Surrey Schedule
Level Day and Time Date
 Module 1
8 sessions – 16 hours
Wednesday & Friday 7 PM – 9 PM July 11 –  Aug 3
 Module 2, 3
8 sessions – 16 hours 
Wednesday only  5 PM – 7 PM Jun 6 – Jul 25
     

Watch the video below to see the level you can expect to achieve after completing 5 modules of the Mandarin Group Course.

 

One of the best experiences ever. I started taking classes at this awesome establishment in the summer, Mandarin being my fourth language to learn, I had some expectations, which they blew past. Classes are always designed small, which makes it possible for students to get more attention. Like many people, I came to Mandarin fully expecting it to be difficult, however, their style of teaching made me realize how easy it was. I just finished my second beginner module and couldn’t be happier. Nas Makkiya

Richmond 2017