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Chinese Mandarin Beginners (Talk Now)

CPD
£249.99
  • About This Course
    Chinese Mandarin Beginners (Talk Now) will teach you key Mandarin Chinese phrases and words. Mandarin is a variety of Chinese that is spoken across most of northern and southwestern China. This includes Beijing, China’s capital. Varieties of Mandarin are also spoken in Singapore and Taiwan. However, the Mandarin Chinese language reaches further than East and Southeast Asia: it is one of the world’s most spoken languages, with over 1 billion native speakers. It is estimated that 1 in 6 people speak Chinese worldwide, and you can join this sixth of the population by enrolling onto this course. Chinese Mandarin Beginners (Talk Now) is taught through videos and games to create an engaging study programme that allows you to grasp information more quickly than traditional study methods.

    Who is this course for?

    The course is suited to people who want to learn Mandarin Chinese from scratch.  It’s also ideal for those that know a couple of phrases in Mandarin and want to learn more. If you’re a frequent visitor to China and want to speak with the locals, or want to learn one of the world’s dominating languages, this course will get you started on your language-learning journey.

    What will you get from this course?

    You will be able to speak and understand the basics of Mandarin Chinese. Upon course completion, you will be able to communicate with native speakers about the essentials (food, key phrases, the time etc). Chinese Mandarin Beginners (Talk Now) will put any visitor to China, or any Mandarin-speaking country, to ease when asking for information, or when ordering something in a shop, for example.

    When you have completed this course, you will be able to:

    • Speak basic Mandarin in a range of different situations
    • Know key Mandarin phrases that are used daily
    • Understand Chinese pronunciation

    Course features:

    • Game-based learning for fun and engaging study
    • Printable vocabulary sheets for each topic so you can learn on the move
    • Awards (bronze, silver and gold) based on a point system to keep you motivated
    • Videos featuring female and male native speakers, so you can know how words are really pronounced
    • Word practice and speaking practice.
  • Course lessons
    • First words ('hello', 'goodbye', 'yes', 'no' etc.)
    • Key phrases ('How much is this?', 'Help!', 'Where is the train station?' etc.)
    • Shopping items and objectives
    • Food
    • Colours
    • Body parts
    • Numbers
    • Time
    • Countries

  • Accreditation

    This course has been accredited by Online Academies. On successful completion of this course you will be able to download or print off a PDF of your Online Academies Certificate (please note: you will also be given the opportunity to have a hard copy of the certificate printed off and posted out to you for a small additional charge). If you would like to view a sample of the certificate, please click here.

    On completion of your course you will also be able to have your certificate endorsed and accredited by the CPD Certification Service for recognised CPD Hours.

    The CPD Certification Service was established in 1996 as the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors to complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. The CPD Certification Service provides recognised independent CPD accreditation of our courses.

     

    Assessment

    At the conclusion of each module there is a multiple choice question assessment. This will help you remember the main points of the lesson and act as a check that you have retained the essential knowledge and understanding of that particular section. The results can be seen instantaneously and you can correct wrong answers. When the result is satisfactory you can progress to the next module.

    Course Outcomes

    Once you have successfully completed all the modules for your course you will be awarded:

    A Diploma issued by Online Academies

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I studied level 4 diploma child psychology, I completed the course in 7 weeks with fantastic support from my tutors. The course information was very informative and I was able to gain extra knowledge through links. I emailed tutors a few times, I had replies within the hour. My final assignment was marked within 3 days and I am over the moon with my result of distinction and feedback from tutor...

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