Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University

Spring 2012 Chinese Language &Culture Classes

February 6th , 2012 – April 20th , 2012

Basic Chinese I

Basic Chinese 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, as well as obtaining crucial skills for business communication.
Time: Tuesdays 18:30-20:30
Classroom: HUM 382

Basic Chinese II

Basic Chinese II is designed for students with one-semester learning experience to improve their basic communicative skills toward intermediate level studies in pronunciation, sentences patterns, reading, writing, conversation and grammar. Students will gain more skills in daily communication with native speakers, as well as obtaining crucial skills for business communication.
Time: Wednesdays 18:30-20:30
Classroom: HUM 277

Basic Chinese III

Basic Chinese 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, as well as obtaining crucial skills for business communication.
Time: Thursdays 18:30-20:30
Classroom: HUM 122

Mandarin Training for Cantonese Speakers

This class is specifically designed for Cantonese speakers who are interested in speaking Mandarin (Putonghua). 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: Tuesdays 18:30-20:30
Classroom: HUM 119

Please download and fill out a registration form:

Spring 2012 Chinese Language class registration.doc

Registration:

Registration Fee: $140.00 (Cash or Check ONLY)
Check payable to: CI at SFSU
Notice:
(1) Participants must cancel registration prior to the first day of class in order to get a full refund; no refund after the first day of class.
(2) The class will be canceled if enrollment is less than 4 participants.

 

 

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