New Zealand Community Education Centres

Chinese Mandarin - Introductory 1

For beginners who have no prior knowledge of Chinese Mandarin.


By the end of the course, you'll be able to: 

• Recognise and pronounce some basic Mandarin sounds
• Identify YES/NO questions
• Identify CONTENT questions
• Introduce yourself briefly
• Use some activity verbs
• State simple date and time

Please note the focus of the course is on oral communication, not writing Chinese script. 

Note:  Courses need a minimum number to go ahead so if we don't have enough enrolments a few days before the start date, we have to cancel. We'll let you know by email so please check yours regularly. If you need to cancel your registration, here are our terms and conditions: "What You Need to Know".

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