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Each course is 2 hours per week for 10 weeks, and is available each term.
There is a 5% discount to all Conversational Chinese students if they book before September 1st.
Members of the public: £200 per term (£10 per hour)
Oxford Brookes/Concessions: £140 per term (£7 per hour)
If you are unsure of your level please contact
This is an intermediate level language course which teaches the skills of reading, listening, speaking and writing in Mandarin Chinese. Emphasis will be placed on training students understanding complex sentences and passages, identifying more Chinese characters, expressing opinions on social and cultural problems. Writing and conversational practices will help you to communicate effectively and properly in different situations.
Students should have passed HSK level 3 (you can check your level online here); you should already have a vocabulary of about 800-1000 words and master basic grammar knowledge, can communicate with native-speakers in everyday situations. If you are not sure about your level please call in the office for an assessment before register on the course.
All teaching materials have been specifically developed by our teachers, using a variety of sources. All learning materials used throughout the course will be provided by the Confucius Institute.
In the first lesson you will have an assessment with the teacher in class, and then according to the students’ level and learning requirement, the teacher will select articles from various sources on social and cultural themes.
Refund requests will only be accepted under the following terms: