Mandarin Chinese 1: Chinese for beginners is a beginner's course of Mandarin Chinese. It uses lectures, short plays, interactive exercises and cultural tips to help learners build a fundamental capability of oral Chinese in real-life situations. At the end of the 5-week course, the learners will reach the following proficiency:
About this Course
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, a leading research university located in Shanghai, China, has been regarded as the fastest developing university in the country for the last decade. With special strengths in engineering, science, medicine and business, it now offers a comprehensive range of disciplines in 27 schools with more than 41,000 enrolled students from more than one hundred countries.
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- 1 star0.84%
TOP REVIEWS FROM MANDARIN CHINESE 1: CHINESE FOR BEGINNERS
The materials are quite clear but on the last week's peer review, I couldn't automatically find the peers tasks to be reviewed, I had to look for their tasks' links on the discussion section
An interesting course for curious people, an opportunity for language learners. This course has customizable levels of difficulty that can be openly explored by the learners.
This course gives you the option to learn the characters or to simply learn the pinyin. The dialogue videos and scripts are very helpful.
It is a good course but the peer graded assignments need a lot of patience for people to review yours and vice versa
About the Learn Mandarin Chinese Specialization
Come and learn the language which is spoken by more than 1 billion people and is getting more and more learners. This may enable you to know and do business with people from one of the world's biggest economies. This specialization may also help you to pass HSK (the only official proficiency test of Chinese language) level 1 or 2.
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