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!

2018 Spring Course Offerings

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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.

Spring online registration will open in early January and close on Friday, January 19, 2018.

Beginner

Intermediate

Advanced

Character & Business Chinese

Individual Instruction

 


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

OPENS JANUARY

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: OPENS JANUARY
DATES: Wednesdays, January 31 - April 25*
CLASS TIME: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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

OPENS JANUARY

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:  OPENS JANUARY
DATES:  Mondays, January 29 - April 30*
CLASS TIME: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: February 19 for Presidents Day nor March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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

OPENS JANUARY

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

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor ZHANG Li
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  OPENS JANUARY
DATES: Mondays, January 29 - April 30*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: February 19 for Presidents Day nor March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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

OPENS JANUARY

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

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor ZHANG Li
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  OPENS JANUARY
DATES: Thursdays, February 1 - May 3*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: February 15 for Lunar New Year Celebration nor March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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

OPENS JANUARY

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

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor LIU Liyan
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  OPENS JANUARY
DATES: Thursdays, February 1 - May 3*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: February 15 for Lunar New Year Celebration nor March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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

OPENS JANUARY

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

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor LIU Liyan
TUITION: $390
REGISTRATION:  OPENS JANUARY
DATES: Tuesdays, January 30 - April 24*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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

OPENS JANUARY

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:  OPENS JANUARY
DATES: Tuesdays, January 30 - April 24*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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

OPENS JANUARY

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:  OPENS JANUARY
DATES: Wednesdays, January 31 - April 25*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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

OPENS JANUARY

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: OPENS JANUARY
DATES:  Tuesdays, January 30 - April 24*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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

OPENS JANUARY

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:  OPENS JANUARY
DATES: Mondays, January 29 - April 30*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: February 19 for Presidents Day nor March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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汉字书写课程 
Chinese Character Fundamentals

OPENS JANUARY

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:  OPENS JANUARY
DATES: Wednesdays, January 31 - April 25*
CLASS TIMES: 6:30 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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商务汉语 - 501
Business Chinese Course 501

OPENS JANUARY

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:  OPENS JANUARY
DATES: Thursdays, February 1 - May 3*
CLASS TIMES: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: TBD

*No Classes Will be Held: February 15 for Lunar New Year Celebration nor March 25 - March 30 for Spring Break

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

CLOSED

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 **(NOTE: Bundle packges cannot be combined with other Discounts)**

REGISTRATION:  Open
DATE/TIME: FLEXIBLE
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

CLOSED

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. *We typically hold all our classes at the GW Confucius Institute on GW campus. Requests to teach on-site are evaluated on case by case basis only. 

INSTRUCTORS: Confucius Institute Instructors
TUITION: $60/per 1 hour session; 6 sessions package for $300 or 10 sessions package for $450 **(NOTE: Bundle packges cannot be combined with other Discounts)**
REGISTRATION: Open
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: $50/per 1 hour session; 6 sessions package for $260 or 10 sessions package for $400 **(NOTE: Bundle packges cannot be combined with other Discounts)**
REGISTRATION:  Open
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: $40/per 1 hour session; 6 sessions package for $200 or 10 sessions package for $320 **(NOTE: Bundle packges cannot be combined with other Discounts)**
REGISTRATION:  Open
DATE/TIME: FLEXIBLE
LOCATION: GW Campus Only

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Customized Chinese Language Course

CLOSED

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. *We typically hold all our classes at the GW Confucius Institute on GW campus. Requests to teach on-site are evaluated on case by case basis only. 

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

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