Chinese Mandarin 4

By the end of this course, you will be able to talk in Mandarin about travel and a range of outdoor leisure activities; generally, you will be handling most everyday situations and also understanding a lot of native speakers in these contexts.

  • 10 October
    10 weeks, Thu 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Session information
    Session 1
    Thu 10 Oct 18:00 - Thu 10 Oct 19:30
    Session 2
    Thu 17 Oct 18:00 - Thu 17 Oct 19:30
    Session 3
    Thu 24 Oct 18:00 - Thu 24 Oct 19:30
    Session 4
    Thu 31 Oct 18:00 - Thu 31 Oct 19:30
    Session 5
    Thu 07 Nov 18:00 - Thu 07 Nov 19:30
    Session 6
    Thu 14 Nov 18:00 - Thu 14 Nov 19:30
    Session 7
    Thu 21 Nov 18:00 - Thu 21 Nov 19:30
    Session 8
    Thu 28 Nov 18:00 - Thu 28 Nov 19:30
    Session 9
    Thu 05 Dec 18:00 - Thu 05 Dec 19:30
    Session 10
    Thu 12 Dec 18:00 - Thu 12 Dec 19:30
    • If paid 14 days prior: $369.00 incl. GST
    • $399.00 incl. GST
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Unit 1 - Special events - You will be able to talk about special events in your life, and the dates when they take place.
Unit 2 - Fit in the city! - You will be able to talk about keeping fit and also give information about places and directions in a city.
Unit 3 - Describing your company - You will be able to introduce your company, using Mandarin, much as you would in a business setting.
Unit 4 - A weekend in the country - You will be able to talk about nature, ask permission and make requests in Mandarin, and also describe generally what is allowed and not allowed.
Unit 5 - By the sea - You will be able to talk about what you see at the coast, and also use Mandarin to discuss with more subtlety the activities which you like.
Unit 6 - In the mountains - You will be able to talk about activities in the mountains, understand a weather forecast and also give instructions.
Unit 7 - The daily routine - You will be able to talk about your daily activities in Mandarin and relate these to particular times of the day.
Unit 8 - Relationships - You will be able to discuss relationships and understand simple texts concerned with relationship issues.
Unit 9 - At the station - You will be able to use Mandarin to handle travel by train or metro, from getting information to finding your seat; you will also be able to talk about plans for the immediate future.
Unit 10 - Taking a flight - You will be able to deal with airports and flights in Mandarin, also talking about how long something has been going on for.

(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.)