Beginner Level Chinese Course 101 [Comprehensive]

初级中文课程 - 101

Please note that it is not necessary to complete a placement test as this class is developed for students with no previous study of Chinese.

INSTRUCTOR: Instructor Gao Xiaoli                     
TEXTBOOK: New Concept Chinese I Textbook & Workbook (ISBN: 9787561932568; 9787561939338)*
TUITION: $390                                                        
DATES: Wednesdays, September 13 - December 13*
CLASS TIME: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: 1957 E St, Washington DC 20052 - Room 309

**Please note classes will not be held on the following days: Mid-Autumn Festival on October 4, Thanksgiving Break November 20 - 24.

*Textbook and workbook are available for purchase from the GW Confucius Institute for $15 and $13, respectively. 

Course Description: 

This class is designed for students with very little to no Chinese language background. Students will start learning the language by getting to know the Pinyin System. By the end of the term, students will learn vocabulary, the correct pronunciations and tones to conduct basic conversation, as well as some simple Chinese characters.