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Learning Putonghua with Fun (For English Speaking Students)


CANCELLED

Course no.: 03-01-EXC-13151-A

 

Do you want to make friends with Chinese people? Are you planning to travel around mainland China? If so, this course is for you! This course is for foreign students who have no prior knowledge in Chinese and it aims to help them master essential Putonghua. Students will learn many useful expressions, daily conversations, simple sentences and words that can be used immediately for communication with Putonghua speakers and in Chinese settings.

 

Purpose:

  • Master the pinyin system of Putonghua
  • Conduct situational dialogue
  • Apply useful expressions in appropriate situations and have some experience with learning Chinese characters

 

Session

Date (Wed)

Time

Venue

Contents

1

2 Oct

09:30 – 11:30

S208

  1. The sound system and pinyin
  2. Self-introduction

2

9 Oct

09:30 – 11:30

S208

  1. The sound system and pinyin
  2. Chinese Characters

3

16 Oct

09:30 – 11:30

S208

  1. Greetings
  2. Chinese Characters

4

23 Oct

09:30 – 11:30

S208

  1. Asking for directions
  2. Chinese Characters

5

30 Oct

09:30 – 11:30

S208

  1. Dining
  2. Chinese Characters

6

6 Nov

09:30 – 11:30

S208

  1. Shopping
  2. Chinese Characters

7

13 Nov

09:30 – 11:30

S208

  1. Making a reservation
  2. Chinese Characters

8

20 Nov

09:30 – 11:30

S208

  1. Going to the doctor
  2. Revision

Language

English

Quota

20

Instructor

Miss Wong Ching Sum          
Instructor in Chinese Language Centre at PolyU

 

Sarach completed the Bachelor of Education in Chinese Language and Literature at the Hong Kong University. She also obtained the Master of Arts in Chinese Linguistics at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She has many years of experience as a Chinese language instructor at the tertiary level.

 

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