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Chinese for UON staff

Get a taste for Chinese. Courses are specifically designed for UON staff. Suit absolute beginners.

This 10-hour course is suitable for complete beginners and aims to equip students with a very basic grounding in spoken Chinese. The content covers personal information, communication for survival, daily life, social activities, etc., focusing on satisfying the basic needs for communication in daily life.

Students who wish to continue to learn Chinese may take Chinese 101 as a preparatory course for the Beginner's level Chinese courses offered by the Confucius Institute.

Term 1 Dates Tuesday 12pm-1pm, starts 18 July 2017 @ Callaghan
Duration 1hr per week x 10 weeks
Fee Free for current UON staff
Location Confucius Institute, IDC Building, Callaghan Campus
Instructor Lucy Li

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Chinese for adults

Learning Chinese is easier than you might think. We have a range of language courses to suit every level from beginners to advanced. To know details of our course structure and learning outcome, please view here.

The course covers Chapter 1 to Chapter 4 of the New Practical Chinese Reader Book 1.

Term 3 Dates Monday 6pm-8pm, starts 17 July 2017 @ Callaghan
Wednesday 6pm-8pm, starts 19 July 2017 @ Callaghan
Tuesday 6pm-8pm, starts 18 July 2017 @ Ourimbah
Duration 2hrs per week x 10 weeks
Fee $320 (incl GST) (free textbook + CD included)
Instructor Lucy Li

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The course covers Chapter 5 to Chapter 8 of the New Practical Chinese Reader Book 1.

Term 3 Dates Monday 6pm - 8pm, starts 17 July 2017 @ Callaghan
Duration 2hrs per week x 10 weeks
Fee $320 (incl GST) (free textbook + CD included)
Instructor Linda Wang

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The course covers Chapter 9 to Chapter 11 of the New Practical Chinese Reader Book 1

Term 3 Dates Thursday 6pm - 8pm, starts 20 July 2017 @ Callaghan
Duration 2hrs per week x 10 weeks
Fee $320 (incl GST) (free textbook + CD included)
Instructor Linda wang

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The course covers Chapter 15 to Chapter 17 of the New Practical Chinese Reader Book 2.

Term 3 Dates Wednesday 6pm-8pm, starts 19 July 2017@ Callaghan
Duration 2hrs per week x 10 weeks
Fee $320 (incl GST) (free textbook + CD included)
Instructor Cherry Zhao

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The course covers Chapter 17 to Chapter 18 of the New Practical Chinese Reader Book 2.

Term 3 Dates Wedesnday 6pm - 8pm, starts 19 July 2017 @ Callaghan
Duration 2hrs per week x 10 weeks
Fee $320 (incl GST) 
Instructor Linda Wang

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The course covers Chapter 21 to Chapter 23 of the New Practical Chinese Reader Book 2.

Term 3 Dates Monday 6pm - 8pm, starts 17 July 2017 @ Callaghan
Tuesday 6pm - 8pm, starts 18 July 2017 @ Ourimbah
Duration 2hrs per week x 10 weeks
Fee $320 (incl GST)
Instructor Cherry Zhao Linda Wang

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The course covers Chapter 5 to Chapter 8 of Experiencing Chinese - Living in China.

Term 3 Dates Wednesday 6pm - 8pm, starts 19 July 2017 @ Callaghan
Duration 2hrs per week x 10 weeks
Fee $320 (incl GST) 
Instructor Jonathan Yi

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Chinese4Kids - Newcastle

Chinese4Kids is a Chinese course specifically designed for children from kindergarten to Year 6. It aims to develop their listening and speaking skills step by step. The class is taught in a fully interactive manner: between the teacher and the students, and among the students themselves. Language games are also frequently played during class to increase the students’ interest as well as to create a fun environment for students to practice speaking Chinese.

This course is intended for K-6 children, who attend classes together with a parent/guardian of theirs.

The course is designed to develop students’ listening and speaking skills step by step. The class is taught in a fully interactive manner: between the teacher and the students, and among the students themselves. Language games are also frequently played during classes to increase the students’ interest as well as to create a fun environment for students to practise speaking Chinese.

Date

Saturday 10:30am-12:00pm, starts from 22 July 2017

Duration 1.5hrs per week x 10 weeks
Fee $240.00 (incl GST) per child; free for the accompanying parent/guardian
$30.00 per set of textbooks (including the student’s book, workbook and CDs)
Location Confucius Institute, Callaghan Campus
Instructor Sophia Xu

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This course is intended for K-6 children, who attend classes together with a parent/guardian of theirs.

The course is designed to develop students’ listening and speaking skills step by step. The class is taught in a fully interactive manner: between the teacher and the students, and among the students themselves. Language games are also frequently played during classes to increase the students’ interest as well as to create a fun environment for students to practise speaking Chinese.

Date Saturday 9:00am-10:30am, starts from 22 July 2017
Duration 1.5hrs per week x 10 weeks
Fee $240.00 (incl GST) per child; free for the accompanying parent/guardian
$30.00 per set of textbooks (including the student’s book, workbook and CDs)
Location Confucius Institute, Callaghan Campus
Instructor Lucy Li

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This course is intended for K-6 children, who attend classes together with a parent/guardian of theirs.

The course is designed to develop students’ listening and speaking skills step by step. The class is taught in a fully interactive manner: between the teacher and the students, and among the students themselves. Language games are also frequently played during classes to increase the students’ interest as well as to create a fun environment for students to practise speaking Chinese.

Date Saturday 9:00am-10:30am, starts from 22 July 2017
Duration 1.5hrs per week x 10 weeks
Fee $240.00 (incl GST) per child; free for the accompanying parent/guardian
$30.00 per set of textbooks (including the student’s book, workbook and CDs)
Location Confucius Institute, Callaghan Campus
Instructor Cherry Zhao

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