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Intensive Mandarin Summer School at The Confucius Institute

25 May 2016

Substantial discounts for University staff and students on beginner courses running 4-15 July and 1-12 August 2016 (10am-5pm every weekday)

Registration for our Summer Intensive Mandarin School is now open.


One course = £380 public/£350 UoM staff/students.

Course description

Our intensive Beginners Summer School is for complete beginners who want to experience an intense two weeks of learning the four language skills in Mandarin; listening, speaking, reading and writing.

The course runs from the 4-15 July and again from the 1-12 August 2016 on weekdays.

Morning sessions will consist of three hours of classroom-based learning, while afternoons will consist of a further three hours of Chinese characters, language exercises and one-to-one oral practice. The course will culminate with a mock HSK exam and mini graduation ceremony.

Course requirements

For the Beginner Course, no previous knowledge or study of Chinese is required.

Have you learnt some Chinese before? No problem, we also have a Post-Beginners course! You just need to have studied about 40 hours of Chinese.


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