Changzhou University

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The program is designed to train the students' listening, speaking, reading and writing abilities in Chinese language. Students who attend all the classes and pass the examinations can get a Changzhou University Certificate upon completion of the program. The program has been divided into four levels as follows:


  • Absolute beginner level

    Learning objectives: Understanding and making use of simple Chinese expressions and sentences, meeting the communication needs in everyday life, studies, and social intercourse, being equipped with the capacity to upgrade to the next level of Chinese proficiency.


  • Elementary Level

    Learning objectives: Being able to communicate directly and simply familiar everyday life topics in Chinese, attain first-rate Chinese elementary level, and pass HSK level 3.


    Minimum requirements: Possess rudiments of listening and speaking skills, grasp basic Chinese grammatical structures, and simple sentence structures. Possess a productive vocabulary of 0-1000 words, and a receptive vocabulary of 0-500 words; average listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.


  • Intermediate level

    Learning objectives: Capable of applying Chinese language in accomplishing rudimentary social intercourse tasks in everyday life, studies, work, etc.


    Minimum requirements: Candidates should have already grasped basics of Chinese pronunciation; rudiments of Chinese grammatical structure; possess a receptive vocabulary of 1000-3000 words, and a productive vocabulary of 1000-2000 words; already have elementary skills in listening, speaking, reading, writing and communicating in everyday life.


  • Advanced level

    Learning objectives: Being able to use Chinese to discuss about topics in various fields, with the use of listening, speaking, writing and translating skills. Being able to communication fluently, using Chinese, with native speakers.


    Suitable for general listening and speaking ability. Already master basic grammatical structure as well as general expressions of Chinese language. Reach HSK4. Master more than 2500 Chinese vocabulary as well as general Chinese grammar content of learners.