(September 6th , 2010 - October 29th , 2010)

Chinese ABC I (基础汉语1)

Chinese ABC I is designed for students without previous Chinese training, covering basic pronunciation, sentence patterns, reading, writing, conversation and grammar. Students will learn to communicate with native speakers and lay a solid foundation for further studies.
Time: Tuesdays 18:30-20:30
Classroom: HUM 121

Chinese ABC II (基础汉语2)

Chinese ABC II is designed for students with one-semester learning experience to advance their basic communicative skill toward intermediate level studies in pronunciation, sentences patterns, reading, writing, conversation and grammar. Students will gain more skills in daily communication with native speakers.
Time: Wedensdays 19:00-21:00
Classroom: HUM 288

Chinese ABC III (基础汉语3)

Chinese ABC III is designed for students with two-semester learning experience to further advance their Chinese language proficiency in communicating with native speakers. Students will feel more comfortable in listening, speaking, reading and writing.
Time: Thursdays 18:30-20:30
Classroom: HUM 121

Traditional Chinese Painting (中国国画)

Traditional Chinese Painting is designed for beginners to learn how to use traditional Chinese brush painting techniques to paint a range of popular subjects including flower-and-bird paintings, landscapes, and human figure composition. Students will spend most of the courses with brushes, inks, pigments, water and a variety of papers.
Time: Wednesdays 19:00-21:00
Classroom: HUM 218

Mandarin Training for Cantonese Speakers

This class is specifically designed for Cantonese speakers who are interested in speaking Mandarin (Putong Hua). Instructor will help learners identify different sounds between Mandarin and Cantonese through practice of phonetic drills and learning activities. The focus is on skill development in speaking Mandarin.
Time: Wednesdays 19:00-21:00
Classroom: HUM 285

 Please download and fill out a registration form (doc, 46KB)


Registration Deadline: September 3rd, 2010
Registration fee: $ 80 per class
Cash or Check ONLY
(Check payable to: CI at SFSU)
* Please mail or deliver your registration form with registration fee to our office before September 3rd, 2010

Contact Information:

Burk Hall 325
Confucius Institute at SF State
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132
Tel: (415)338-7631
Fax: 415-405-2866
Email: cisfsu@sfsu.edu