Course Summary

This course expands on the repertoire of everyday situations. The focus is on short interactive dialogues with some supporting explanation of grammar. It provides an opportunity to extend vocabulary and use language with greater flexibility and spontaneity.

Language Modules at CAE

Skills

Elementary:  Levels 1 to 6

Understands and communicates simple personal and work-related messages.

Intermediate: 1 – 4

Understands and communicates any important information both in writing and orally.

Advanced: 1 – 4

–  Can understand, communicate and put into practice standard information both in everyday life and work related situations.

–  Puts complex information into practice, both in everyday life and in work situations, presentations and meetings.

Proficient: 1 – 4

Expert: 1 – 6

If you have previous knowledge in a particular language, we will be happy to suggest a course for you, give us a call and we will assess your skills. 9652 0611

Course Sessions

Monday, 30th April - 9 classes


Session ID DLV84302C
30 Apr - 9 Jul 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
Zoe Chen

No class on Jun.11, 2018

The following topics are covered in this course:

  • Animals and family pets, colours, physical features
  • Sporting activities
  • Parts of the body
  • Self introduction, introduction of family members and friends
  • Conversations based on common words and phrases

By the end of the course students should be able to:

  • name some animals;
  • talk about family pets;
  • talk about games and sporting activities;
  • be familiar with names of body parts;
  • talk about themselves, family members and friends;
  • conduct basic conversations with Mandarin-speaking people in the community.

Suited for students who have completed MANDARIN: ELEMENTARY 2.

IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED THE PREVIOUS LEVEL AT CAE, YOU NEED TO CONTACT CAE FOR A SKILL ASSESSMENT PRIOR TO ENROLLING.

N.B. CAE withdrawal policy does not allow for refund or transfer once the course has started in the event that the level of the class is not suitable.

Pen and paper.

Textbook: New Practical Chinese Reader 1 (2nd Edition), Beijing Language And Culture University Press, 2012. ISBN 9787561926239. 

New Practical Chinese Reader 1 Workbook (2nd Edition), Beijing Language And Culture University Press, 2012. ISBN 9787561926222

Available at Language International Bookshop and China Books

***Cancellations or postponements are notified 48 hours before class commencement. Please consider this before purchasing class materials***

For further information please contact Languages Centre on 96520677 or email languages@cae.edu.au.

Last updated: April 19, 2018 01:30pm