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.

Course Sessions

Wednesday, 17th July - 9 classes


Session ID DLV84302C
17 Jul - 11 Sep 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
Zoe Chen

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 from:

LANGUAGE INTERNATIONAL, 15 Station Street, Kew East Vic 3102 ph: 9857 0030

Available with companion website access from Georgetown University Press. Companion website access can be purchased by itself.

 

Also available from:

CHINA BOOKS (Melbourne)

2nd Floor, 234 Swanston Street, 
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 
Phone (03) 9663 8822 
Int. Phone +613 9663 8822 
Fax (03) 9663 8821 
Int. Fax +613 9663 8821 
e-mail:info@chinabooks.com.au

 

***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: August 23, 2019 04:57pm