East Asian Languages
- Beginning to Advanced Levels
- Grounded in Cultural Contexts
- Provides an Immersive Learning Experience
As business with China and Japan increase, Mandarin and Japanese become essential languages for those who need to interact in a clear and culturally attuned way. These courses allow you to establish, enhance, or perfect your reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills. You will expand your understanding of dialect, grammar, intonations, and word usage while improving idiomatic and grammatical conversational abilities.
Expand your vocabulary, improve your reading comprehension, and maintain your conversation skills in Mandarin through presentation and discussion.
Immerse yourself in Mandarin and learn the skills to succeed in Mandarin-speaking academic or work settings in just three weeks.
If you have a good understanding of Mandarin, then take this course to improve your speaking ability beyond basic daily conversation.
Improve your Mandarin language skills, and the cultural and linguistic tools to discuss Chinese history in Mandarin in a nuanced and civilized way.
Gain a solid foundation in Japanese by embarking on this immersive conversation and culture-based course.
Use your Mandarin language knowledge as a springboard for fast, effective development of intermediate-level fluency.
Learn basic vocabulary and grammar and engage in elementary conversation in Mandarin, through classroom instruction and field trips.