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.
Take your first steps toward Mandarin language proficiency through these engaging, interactive, asynchronous online lessons.
Expand your vocabulary, improve your reading comprehension, and maintain your conversation skills in Mandarin through presentation and discussion.
If you have had some prior exposure to the Japanese language, then this high-beginner-level course will help you to build upon that knowledge.
If you have a good understanding of Mandarin, then take this course to improve your speaking ability beyond basic daily conversation.
Build upon previous Japanese study and learn to form complex sentences, to report on recent events, and to express opinions.
If you have never studied Mandarin, then begin learning the language in this introductory course.