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Advanced Mandarin: Current Issues, Reading, and Speaking

Advanced Mandarin: Current Issues, Reading, and Speaking is an advanced course devoted primarily to reading and discussing contemporary topics in Chinese. The aim of this course is to expand vocabulary, improve reading comprehension, and maintain conversation skills through presentation and discussion. Upon completion of this course, be able to hold a conversation in Mandarin, read short Chinese newspaper/magazine articles with the aid of a dictionary, and apply your expanded knowledge of contemporary China. All reading materials will be from actual media sources, and assignments will utilize multimedia tools.

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You'll Walk Away with

  • Enhanced communication skills (written and spoken)
  • Improved pronunciation and accent

Ideal for

  • Individuals seeking higher-level language learning to improve their Mandarin language skills
  • Students and professionals traveling overseas or working with Mandarin
NO open sections available for this course at the moment. Please check back next semester.


    • Section

    • Semester

      Spring 2018
    • Date

      Feb 8 - May 10
    • Day

    • Time

      • In-Person
    • Format

      • In-Person
    • Sessions

    • Location

      Washington Square
    Tuition $590