Chinese Mandarin 2

This course follows our beginner’s course or assumes previous basic knowledge of the language, (for example, self introductions, talking about your family, names of foods, shopping, asking for directions, etc.). By the end of this course, you will have expanded the range of situations which you are able to handle in Mandarin, and you will have begun to learn some basic grammar points; you can expect to be understanding more of what people say, and growing in your confidence to respond appropriately.

  • 22 July
    10 weeks, Mon 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Mon 22 Jul 18:00 - Mon 22 Jul 19:30
    Auckland
    Session 2
    Wed 31 Jul 19:30 - Wed 31 Jul 21:00
    Auckland
    Session 3
    Mon 05 Aug 19:30 - Mon 05 Aug 21:00
    Auckland
    Session 4
    Mon 12 Aug 19:30 - Mon 12 Aug 21:00
    Auckland
    Session 5
    Mon 19 Aug 19:30 - Mon 19 Aug 21:00
    Auckland
    Session 6
    Mon 26 Aug 19:30 - Mon 26 Aug 21:00
    Auckland
    Session 7
    Mon 02 Sep 19:30 - Mon 02 Sep 21:00
    Auckland
    Session 8
    Mon 09 Sep 19:30 - Mon 09 Sep 21:00
    Auckland
    Session 9
    Mon 16 Sep 19:30 - Mon 16 Sep 21:00
    Auckland
    Session 10
    Mon 23 Sep 19:30 - Mon 23 Sep 21:00
    Auckland
    Auckland
    • $399.00 incl. GST
  • 22 July
    10 weeks, Mon 7:10 PM - 8:40 PM
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Mon 22 Jul 19:10 - Mon 22 Jul 20:40
    Wellington
    Session 2
    Mon 29 Jul 19:10 - Mon 29 Jul 20:40
    Wellington
    Session 3
    Mon 05 Aug 19:10 - Mon 05 Aug 20:40
    Wellington
    Session 4
    Mon 12 Aug 19:10 - Mon 12 Aug 20:40
    Wellington
    Session 5
    Mon 19 Aug 19:10 - Mon 19 Aug 20:40
    Wellington
    Session 6
    Mon 26 Aug 19:10 - Mon 26 Aug 20:40
    Wellington
    Session 7
    Mon 02 Sep 19:10 - Mon 02 Sep 20:40
    Wellington
    Session 8
    Mon 09 Sep 19:10 - Mon 09 Sep 20:40
    Wellington
    Session 9
    Mon 16 Sep 19:10 - Mon 16 Sep 20:40
    Wellington
    Session 10
    Mon 23 Sep 19:10 - Mon 23 Sep 20:40
    Wellington
    Wellington
    • $399.00 incl. GST
  • 8 October
    10 weeks, Tue 7:40 PM - 9:10 PM
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Tue 08 Oct 19:40 - Tue 08 Oct 21:10
    Auckland
    Session 2
    Tue 15 Oct 19:40 - Tue 15 Oct 21:10
    Auckland
    Session 3
    Tue 22 Oct 19:40 - Tue 22 Oct 21:10
    Auckland
    Session 4
    Tue 29 Oct 19:40 - Tue 29 Oct 21:10
    Auckland
    Session 5
    Tue 05 Nov 19:40 - Tue 05 Nov 21:10
    Auckland
    Session 6
    Tue 12 Nov 19:40 - Tue 12 Nov 21:10
    Auckland
    Session 7
    Tue 19 Nov 19:40 - Tue 19 Nov 21:10
    Auckland
    Session 8
    Tue 26 Nov 19:40 - Tue 26 Nov 21:10
    Auckland
    Session 9
    Tue 03 Dec 19:40 - Tue 03 Dec 21:10
    Auckland
    Session 10
    Tue 10 Dec 19:40 - Tue 10 Dec 21:10
    Auckland
    Auckland
    • If paid 14 days prior: $369.00 incl. GST
    • $399.00 incl. GST
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Description

Level 2 - By the end of this course, you will have expanded the range of situations which you are able to handle in Chinese, and you will have begun to learn some basic grammar points; you can expect to be understanding more of what people say, and growing in your confidence to respond appropriately.
 

Unit 1 - At the school  You will be able to talk about your surroundings at the school and explain where certain objects are in relation to one another.

Unit 2 - House and home You will be able to describe your home and say where in the house and in particular rooms things are to be found.

Unit 3 - Talking about people  You will be able to describe people, in terms of physical appearance and character.  

Unit 4 - Free time  You will be able to talk about common free-time activities and describe their appeal.

Unit 5 - Places in the world  You will be able to talk about cities and countries and where they are in relation to one another; you will also be able to describe how often you do something.  

Unit 6 - Sickness and health  You will be able to say how you feel physically and talk about common medical conditions.

Unit 7 - At the supermarket  You will be able to describe what you are want to buy at the supermarket; also how to say that you are right or wrong, hot or cold, hungry or thirsty.

Unit 8 - At the chemist’s  You will be able to talk about things you need at the chemist’s, and both ask for and give reasons for wanting something.

Unit 9 - The big event  You will be able to talk about events and when they take place during the day.

Unit 10 - At the cinema  You will be able to describe a film and relate a simple story.

(Please note that the information here may change slightly, since we make ongoing revisions to our course material in the light of client feedback, and may also adjust it to suit the needs of particular classes.)