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Contemporary Chinese Course: Level 1

Contemporary Chinese Course: Level 1

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Chinese courses in Sydney. Learn Chinese for business or pleasure.

If you want to learn to speak Chinese, our Chinese classes are ideal for adult learners to enjoy a practical and social experience while you learn Chinese language and culture. Learn Chinese with Chinese courses in Sydney at NEWCourse – created for you by the University of Newcastle.

Contemporary Chinese is a language course designed for anyone wanting to develop Chinese language skills and gain valuable insights and knowledge about Chinese contemporary culture. Whether you are learning for work or pleasure, this Contemporary Chinese course is a great way to learn Chinese and meet other China-interested peers from a variety of businesses and background. Ideal for people who have no or little Chinese language knowledge, our Chinese classes are interactive and focus on building listening and speaking skills.

Whether you are learning for work or pleasure, Contemporary Chinese is a great way to learn Chinese and meet other China-interested peers from a variety of businesses and background. Taught by professional native Chinese teachers, qualified in teaching Chinese to non-Chinese native speakers, this Chinese course is quality assured and backed by the Confucius Institute’s reputation for high-quality Chinese language teaching.

  • High-quality Chinese language course with a focus on contemporary Chinese culture and understanding how culture influences all aspects of Chinese life and society.
  • Experienced and well-trained native-speaking Chinese teachers.
  • Small interactive classes with well-designed course structure and content.
  • Intensive and practical classes designed to ensure learning is effective and rewarding.
  • Convenient times and CBD location.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this Chinese course, you should be able to:

  1. Be able to have simple conversations with native speakers, particularly within business and tourist settings.
  2. Have an understanding of contemporary Chinese culture and an appreciation of the influence of history and tradition on Chinese culture today.

Course Content

This Chinese course Level 1 will cover Unit 1 to Unit 4 of the prescribed textbook including the following topics:

  • Introduction to Chinese: the Pronunciation System.
  • How to greet people, introduce your name and nationality.
  • How to express the time, years, months and dates.
  • How to ask price and talk about money.
  • How to bargain.
  • How to express the size and colour.
  • How to order food, make requests and pay the bill.

Intended Audience

This Chinese course is designed for anyone wanting to develop Chinese language skills and gain valuable insights and knowledge about Chinese contemporary culture. Ideal for people who have no or little Chinese language knowledge.

Delivery Style

This Chinese course is interactive and focuses on building listening and speaking skills.

Course Prerequisites

This Chinese language course has no prerequisites.

Prescribed Text

Prescribed textbooks should only be purchased after confirmation is received from us that the course will proceed. This usually occurs up to 5 days prior to class commencement.

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  • I am very impressed with the instructor’s teaching method. I have attempted several Chinese courses in the past but I felt that I have made much better progress in the short time I have been on this particular course. I look forward to returning to continue my Chinese studies.
  • Fabulous teacher. They have wonderful insights into the language and what works well in teaching.

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