Non-Credit Conversational Chinese 1, 2, 3, 4
The Confucius Institute (CI) at CCSU is offering non-credit Conversational Chinese classes in the Fall semester starting from 9/9/ 2019 with a total of 20 sessions for each level. Classes will be held at Library, Room 408, CCSU. Come to experience Chinese culture, learn fundamental Chinese expressions and master the whole Chinese phonetic system while enjoying Chinese martial arts, snacks, tea and so much
Conversational Chinese 1 (Mondays and Wednesdays 3:05-4:05 pm)
This is a non-credit conversational Chinese course designed for students who desire to know basic Chinese phonetics, numbers, basic characters and daily expressions. Pinyin and simplified characters are used. Accurate pronunciation, tones, and grammatical expressions are the main focuses for this semester. Students will also be exposed to some cultural aspects such as hand gestures, tea, Chinese cuisines and snacks and so on.
Conversational Chinese 2 (Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:05-4:05 pm)
This is a non-credit conversational Chinese course designed for students who want to continue developing their skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students will expand their listening and speaking ability in handling everyday situations. More culture and etiquette are introduced with the lessons.
Conversational Chinese 3 (Mondays and Wednesdays 12:00-1:00 pm)
This is a non-credit conversational Chinese course designed for students who want to further develop their communicative competence in listening and speaking. At the end of this course, students are expected to be able to understand and produce fluent speeches on various topics related to their daily life.
Conversational Chinese 4 (Mondays and Wednesdays 11:00 am-12:00 pm)
This course is a non-credit advanced conversational Chinese course. At the end of this course, students are expected to be able to understand and carry out daily conversations, give oral presentations and speeches on various topics and have a better understanding of authentic Chinese culture.