Course details

Tue 6-8pm AEST 04/10 - 22/11/2021 (IML Calendar)16 hours (8 x 2-hour sessions)Video conferencing (Zoom)Course fee: $380 (only $23.75/hr)


About Chinese (Mandarin) Beginners Short Course

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Visiting a country where Chinese is spoken, or keen to learn the basics in a Chinese course? In these practical and inexpensive classes, aimed at absolute beginners, you will learn Chinese for everyday use. This Chinese course also prepares you for in-depth Chinese study.

About IML Chinese Short Course for Beginners

Previous knowledge required: none. This course is suitable for absolute beginners with no previous knowledge of Chinese. 

Course focus: conversation (speaking skills).

Course content: See the Course content (PDF) for topics, language functions and structures taught in IML Chinese Short Course for Beginners classes.

Certification: IML Certificate of Attendance is available upon request for students who have attended at least 75% of the course.

Future study options: IML Chinese (Mandarin) Level 1A+B

Textbook: Feixia, Y. & Lamping, A. 2015 edition. Talk Mandarin Chinese book and CD pack. BBC Active. (ISBN: 9781406680171)

Talk Mandarin is available in digital format from a variety of sources. Search using ISBN: 9781406684537

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