SLS offers a 20-hour Mandarin Beginner 1 / Travellers Course for those who wish to learn basic conversational Mandarin for the first time. Available at our convenient Sydney CBD location during weeknights or weekends, our course is ideal for those who work full time. All language courses come with free training materials and you’ll enjoy our small class sizes for a great interactive learning experience. Upon completion, you’ll also receive a Certificate of Participation.
Who is this course for?
Mandarin Beginner 1 Students who have no knowledge of the language and want to know simple words and phrases for a short visit to China.
For learners who have no knowledge of the language and want to begin a course of study to be able to communicate with a Mandarin speaker/partner or friend.
At the end of the course, students will be able to understand the Pinyin system. They will also be able to say the following information in Mandarin: greetings, telling numbers, time, days of week, nationality and telephone number. Students will also be able to order Chinese food at Chinese restaurants and ask for location.
Lesson 1 – Brief Introductions and Phonetics
Lesson 2 – Greetings
Lesson 3 – Chinese Names
Lesson 4 – My Chinese needs improvement
Lesson 5 – Family Members
Lesson 6 – My pronunciation is bad
Lesson 7 – I want….
Lesson 8 – Ordering food in restaurant
Lesson 9 – I like music
Lesson 10 – Sports
Tuesday, 16th January 2018 from 6:30 to 8:30pm *20% off if paid before 17th November*
No class to suit you? Please JOIN the waiting list and we’ll notify you when a new class is scheduled or if a place becomes available.
- The enrolment fee must be paid at least one week in advance of the course commencement date.
- All classes need a minimum of 5 students to go ahead.
- If your course does not have enough students, it will be cancelled and you will be informed via SMS or email two days before the starting date. Alternatively, we may re-schedule the course to get more enrolment or still offer the course for 4 students with a slightly higher tuition fee with your agreement.
- If the course is cancelled due to low Enrolment, you will automatically receive 10% off next time when you enrol again into the same course.