Tuition Discounts

We are happy to continue offering discounts to community members. Discounts cannot be combined or applied to textbook fees.

  • 10% - Goverment employees: federal and local employees for DC, MD & VA
  • 10% - Veterans & Active Military
  • 20% - GW affiliates: faculty, staff, students & alumni

 


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Customized One-on-one instruction, HSK Prep & other test preparatory courses can be scheduled for your convenience. 

Email confucius@email.gwu.edu or call 202-994-4808 for more information.

Business courses and customized group classes are available!

2016 Fall Course Offerings

Intermediate students laughing together in class.

 

GW's Confucius Institute teaches Mandarin to students of all levels. We offer practical courses at affordable prices, and are conveniently located in downtown Washington, DC. Whether you want to study Chinese language and culture for business, travel, or personal goals, we customize classes to fit your needs. For updates on course offerings, subscribe to our mailing list, follow us on Twitter or visit our Facebook page.

Fall online registration is closed. Inquire with the office whether there are any remaining spots (202-994-4808).

Beginner

Intermediate

Advanced

Character & Composition

Business

Individual Instruction

 


初级中文课程 - 101
Beginner Level Chinese Course 101 [Comprehensive]

CLOSED

It is not necessary to complete a placement test for this course, as it is designed for learners with no previous study.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor LIU Liyan
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION: Closed
DATES: Wednesdays, September 14 - December 07*
CLASS TIME: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Phillips 217

*No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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初级中文课程 - 102
Beginner Level Chinese Course 102 [Comprehensive]

CLOSED

Please note that it is necessary to complete a placement test for all students who have not graduated from Chinese Beginner 101.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor LIU Liyan
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  Closed
DATES:  Mondays, September 12 - December 05*
CLASS TIME: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 302

*No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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汉子书写课程 
Chinese Character Fundamentals I 

CLOSED

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor LIU Liyan
TUITION: $120 or $60 if also enrolled in a 100 level comprehensive course.
REGISTRATION:  Closed
DATES:  Thursdays, September 22 - December 1*
CLASS TIME: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Bell 106

*Classes Held Every Other Week for 6 Weeks; No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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中级中文课程 - 201
Intermediate Level Chinese Course 201 [Comprehensive]

CLOSED

Placement tests are required for any students who have not graduated from Chinese Beginner 102.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor ZHANG Li
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  Closed
DATES: Mondays, September 12 - December 05*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 203

*No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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中级中文课程 - 202
Intermediate Level Chinese Course 202 [Comprehensive]

CLOSED

Placement tests are required for any students who have not graduated from Intermediate Chinese 201.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor ZHANG Li
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  Closed
DATES: Thursdays, September 15 - December 08*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 203

*No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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汉字书写课程 
Chinese Character Fundamentals II

CLOSED

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor ZHANG Li
TUITION: $120 or $60 if also enrolled in a 200 level comprehensive course.
REGISTRATION:  Closed
DATES: Tuesday, September 20 - November 29*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 203

*Classes Held Every Other Week for 6 Weeks; No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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中级中文课程 - 301
Intermediate Level Chinese Course 301 [Comprehensive]

CLOSED

Placement tests are required for any students who have not graduated from Intermediate Chinese 202.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor YANG Yanyan
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  Closed
DATES: Thursdays, September 15 - December 08*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 302

*No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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中级中文课程 - 302
Intermediate Level Chinese Course 302 [Comprehensive]

CLOSED

Placement tests are required for any students who have not graduated from Intermediate Chinese 302.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor YANG Yanyan
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  Closed
DATES: Tuesday, September 13 - December 06*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 202

*No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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汉字书写课程
Chinese Character Fundamentals III

CLOSED

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor YANG Yanyan
TUITION: $120 or $60 if also enrolled in a 300 or 400 level comprehensive course.
REGISTRATION:  Inquire with Office
DATES: Wednesday, September 28 - December 14*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 202

*Classes Held Every Other Week for 6 Weeks; No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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中高级中文课程 - 401
Intermediate-High Level Chinese Course 401 [Comprehensive]

CLOSED

Placement tests are required for any students who have not graduated from Intermediate Chinese 302. This course was previously known as Intermediate-High 301.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor LIU Zhi
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  Closed
DATES: Tuesday, September 13 - December 06*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 301

*No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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中高级中文课程 - 402
Intermediate-High Level Chinese Course 402 [Comprehensive]

CLOSED

Placement tests are required for any students who have not graduated from Intermediate Chinese 401. This course was previously known as Intermediate-High 302.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor LIU Zhi
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:   Closed
DATES: Wednesday, September 14 - December 07*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 302

*No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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高级中文课程 
Advanced Level Chinese Course [Comprehensive]

CLOSED

Please note that it is required that students, who have not graduated from Intermediate-High 402, complete a placement test for this course.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor YANG Yuling
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION: Closed
DATES:  Tuesdays, September 13 - December 06*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 302

*No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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高级中文课程 
Advanced Level Chinese Course [Special Topics]

CLOSED

Please note that it is required that all students, who have not graduated Advanced Chinese [Comprehensive], complete a placement test for this course.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor YANG Yuling
TUITION:  $390
REGISTRATION:  Closed
DATES: Wednesday, September 14 - December 07*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 203

*No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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汉语写作课程 
Chinese Composition

CLOSED

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor XIA Wenrong
TUITION:  $120 or $60 if also enrolled in an advanced level Chinese course.
REGISTRATION:  Closed
DATES: Monday, September 26 - December 12*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 202

*Classes Held Every Other Week for 6 Weeks; No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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商务汉语 - 501
Business Chinese Course 501

CLOSED

Please note that a proficiency level of GW Confucius Institute Placement Test Level 6 is necessary to take this course.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor LIU Zhi
TUITION:  $390
REGISTRATION:  Closed
DATES: Thursday, September 15 - December 08*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GWCI 202

*No Classes Will be Held November 21 - 26 for Thanksgiving Break

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一对一中文课程
One-On-One Language Class – Instructor

OPEN

Instructors are full-time instructional staff with 8 - 20+ years teaching experience in Chinese Universities and other international institutions. They have advanced degrees including Ph.D specializing in Chinese language, Chinese Grammar, MTCSOL, Linguistics and other related fields. Please make an appointment with the GW Confucius Institute either in person or by phone, so that the class content & schedule can be properly discussed, planned and agreed ahead of the time.

INSTRUCTORS: Confucius Institute Instructors
TUITION: $65/per 1.5 hour session; 6 sessions package for $330 or 10 sessions package for $550
REGISTRATION:  Opens September 14
DATE/TIME: FLEXIBLE; Classes end on December 16
LOCATION: GW Campus or On-Site

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一对一HSK/应试辅导课程
One-On-One HSK/Test Preparation Class – Instructor

OPEN

Instructors are full-time instructional staff with 8 - 20+ years teaching experience in Chinese Universities and other international institutions. They have advanced degrees including Ph.D specializing in Chinese language, Chinese Grammar, MTCSOL, Linguistics and other related fields. Please make an appointment with the GW Confucius Institute either in person or by phone, so that the class content & schedule can be properly discussed, planned and agreed ahead of the time.

INSTRUCTORS: Confucius Institute Instructors
TUITION: $65/per 1.5 hour session; 6 sessions package for $330 or 10 sessions package for $550
REGISTRATION: Opens September 14
DATE/TIME: FLEXIBLE
LOCATION: GW Campus or On-Site

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一对一中文课程
One-On-One Language Class – Professional Tutor

CLOSED

Professional tutors have received a Masters degree in Education, Foreign Language Instruction, Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language or other related fields.  They also have work experience in Chinese language instruction.  Please make an appointment with the GW Confucius Institute either in person or by phone, so that the class content & schedule can be properly discussed, planned and agreed ahead of the time.

INSTRUCTORS: Confucius Institute Tutors
TUITION: $65/per 1.5 hour session; 6 sessions package for $330 or 10 sessions package for $550
REGISTRATION:  Inquire with Office
DATE/TIME: FLEXIBLE
LOCATION: GW Campus Only

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一对一中文课程
One-On-One Language Class – Tutor

CLOSED

Tutors are current undergraduate and graduate students who are specializing in Education, Foreign Language Instruction, Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language or other related fields. In order to be qualified to work as a tutor, they receive training and supervision from the full-time instructors working at the GW Confucius Institute.  Please make an appointment with the GW Confucius Institute either in person or by phone, so that the class content & schedule can be properly discussed, planned and agreed ahead of the time.

INSTRUCTORS: Confucius Institute Tutors
TUITION: $50/per 1.5 hour session; 6 sessions package for $250 or 10 sessions package for $400
REGISTRATION:  Open Enrollment
DATE/TIME: FLEXIBLE
LOCATION: GW Campus Only

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Customized Chinese Language Course

OPEN

We can develop programs for organizations which would like tailored group instruction for their members. Please make an appointment with the GW Confucius Institute either in person or by phone, so that the class content & schedule can be properly discussed, planned and agreed ahead of the time.

INSTRUCTOR: Confucius Institute Instructors & Tutors
TUITION: TBD
REGISTRATION: Opens September 14
DATE/TIME: FLEXIBLE
LOCATION: GW Campus or On-Site

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