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.

2017 Fall Course Offerings

Instructor Zhang Li points to a page in a smiling student's textbook.

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 will open August 1, 2017.

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 GAO Xiaoli
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION: OPEN
DATES: Wednesdays, September 13 - December 13*
CLASS TIME: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: 1957 E Street - Room 309

*No Classes Will Be Held October 4 for Mid-Autumn Festival, November 20 - 24 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 GAO Xiaoli
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  OPEN
DATES:  Mondays, September 11 - December 04*
CLASS TIME: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GW Confucius Institute - Room 203

*No Classes Will Be Held November 20 - 24 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: OPEN
DATES: Mondays, September 11 - December 04*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GW Confucius Institute - Room 301

*No Classes Will Be Held November 20 - 24 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:  OPEN
DATES: Thursdays, September 14 - December 07*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GW Confucius Institute - Room 203

*No Classes Will Be Held November 20 - 24 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 LIU Liyan
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  OPEN
DATES: Thursdays, September 14 - December 07*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Bell Hall - Room 204

*No Classes Will Be Held November 20 - 24 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 LIU Liyan
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  OPEN
DATES: Tuesdays, September 12 - December 05*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GW Confucius Institute - Room 302

*No Classes Will Be Held November 20 - 24 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.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor LIU Zhi
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  OPEN
DATES: Tuesdays, September 12 - December 05*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GW Confucius Institute - Room 203

*No Classes Will Be Held November 20 - 24 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.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor LIU Zhi
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:   OPEN
DATES: Wednesdays, September 13 - December 13*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GW Confucius Institute - Room 203

*No Classes Will Be Held October 4 for Mid-Autumn Festival, November 20 - 24 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 ZHANG Hongcheng
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION: OPEN
DATES:  Tuesdays, September 12 - December 05*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GW Confucius Institute - Room 202

*No Classes Will Be Held November 20 - 24 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 ZHANG Hongcheng
TUITION:  $390
REGISTRATION:  OPEN
DATES: Mondays, September 11 - December 04*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GW Confucius Institute - Room 302

*No Classes Will Be Held November 20 - 24 for Thanksgiving Break

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汉字书写课程
Chinese Character Fundamentals

CLOSED

Please note that this class is NOT intended for complete beginner students; students must have previously studied Chinese characters.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor LIU Liyan
TUITION:  $180 Full Price; or $120 If Also Enrolled in a Group Class    
REGISTRATION: OPEN
DATES: Wednesdays, September 13 - December 13*
CLASS TIMES: 6:30 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GW Confucius Institute - Room 302

*Class Sessions will only last 60 minutes; No Classes Will Be Held October 4 for Mid-Autumn Festival, November 20 - 24 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:  OPEN
DATES: Thursdays, September 14 - December 07*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: GW Confucius Institute - Room 302

*No Classes Will be Held November 20 - 24 for Thanksgiving Break

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

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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: $60/per 1 hour session; 6 sessions package for $300 or 10 sessions package for $450
REGISTRATION:  Opens September 11
DATE/TIME: FLEXIBLE; Classes end on December 15
LOCATION: GW Campus; On-Site On Case-By-Case Basis

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

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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: $60/per 1 hour session; 6 sessions package for $300 or 10 sessions package for $450
REGISTRATION: Opens September 11
DATE/TIME: FLEXIBLE
LOCATION: GW Campus; On-Site On Case-By-Case Basis

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

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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: $50/per 1 hour session; 6 sessions package for $260 or 10 sessions package for $400
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

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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: $40/per 1 hour session; 6 sessions package for $200 or 10 sessions package for $320
REGISTRATION:  Open September 11
DATE/TIME: FLEXIBLE
LOCATION: GW Campus Only

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Customized Chinese Language Course

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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
TUITION: Negotiable
REGISTRATION: Opens September 11
DATE/TIME: FLEXIBLE
LOCATION:  GW Campus; On-Site On Case-By-Case Basis

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