The Mandarin Beginner (Adult General) course is designed for adults who are interested in learning basic Chinese. The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge of the Chinese language and culture. It focuses on the acquisition of practical communicative skills by teaching basic grammar and essential vocabulary. This will enable you to communicate in Chinese on a limited range of daily topics and everyday conversation. You will also have the opportunity to learn to recognise and write simple Chinese characters.Students in this class will achieve HSK Level 1 within a year of study.