Chinese Group Courses

Conversational Chinese

Chinese Edge’s Mandarin conversational course is to develop learners’ Chinese communicative competence. Our teaching materials consist face-to-face

classroom learning, textbook and workbook, multimedia CD, individual learning plans with rich teaching resources provided, so as to meet the needs of learners of Chinese learning at any level.

 

Our Conversational Chinese course caters for learners of elementary Chinese covering communication for survival, daily life, learning and working, social activities,

etc. focusing on satisfying the basic needs for communication in daily life.  Our Chinese classes fully cover communication Skills, words & expressions, and Grammar to

help you build a solid foundation when you are new to Chinese.

These Chinese lessons have been designed to provide practical daily vocabulary and a foundation for basic conversational skills through a simple role-play format. Don’t get frustrated if you find some of the phrases difficult to pronounce at first.

Many of the sounds will be new, and saying them may be a challenge in the beginning. With scenarios learning, you’ll soon notice your ability to recognize and produce the sounds of Mandarin developing naturally and converse well in the various daily conversations.

Click on the individual course and see why do we use syllabus from Hanban which is a Public institute affiliated to China Ministry of Education and know more about our Chinese teaching methodology

For Group Lessons

8 Important Benefits

  1. Accredited Chinese course syllabus produced and imported from professional agencies in China.
  2. Experienced teacher who are native Mandarin speakers and bilingual. (able to use proficient English to explain in class)
  3. Our Mandarin teachers are all professionally trained and Applied Mandarin Linguistics Certified.
  4. Our small Mandarin class size (4 to 6 people) with a good teacher to students ratio. (greater attention level given to students for better result)
  5. Interactive and dynamic way of learning Mandarin. (more role-play and practice in forming sentences)
  6. Effective learning tools like Video Lessons & Audio CD have proven to yield better result when students review these before and after class.
  7. Double learning support – other than course book, an e-copy of the work book will be provided to have more practice.
  8. Dynamic learning tool 24/7 available includes course book & work-book, audio-CD, and in-house video lessons. Communicative teaching approach is used for all levels.

 

Group Mandarin Class (per pax)

Tuition fee $400 for 10 lessons of 2-hour each. Students can choose their own class schedule from below and venue will be at our training centre.

 

Mandarin Beginner 1 Evening Course 7:00pm to 9:00pm for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
CE132704Every Thursday 7-9pm27 Apr29 Jun$400/pax
CE131505Every Monday 7-9pm15 May24 Jul$400/pax
CE133105Every Wednesday 7-9pm31 May02 Aug$400/pax
CE131506Every Thursday 7-9pm
15 Jun17 Aug$400/pax
CE132706Every Tuesday 7-9pm27 Jun29 Aug$400/pax
CE131207Every Wednesday 7-9pm12 Jul30 Sep$400/pax

Mandarin Beginner 1 Morning Course 10:00am to 12:00pm for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
CE112704Every Thu 10pm - 12pm27 Apr29 Jun$400/pax
CE111605Every Tue 10pm - 12pm16 May18 Jul$400/pax
CE113105Every Wed 10pm - 12pm31 May02 Aug$400/pax
CE111506Every Thu 10pm - 12pm15 Jun17 Aug$400/pax
CE112806Every Tue 10pm - 12pm27 Jun29 Aug$400/pax
CE111207Every Wed 10pm - 12pm12 Jul20 Sep$400/pax

Mandarin Beginner 1 Daily Course 10:00am to 12:00pm for 10 days

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
CE151505Mon to Fri 10am-12pm15 May26 May$400/pax
CE152905Mon to Fri 10am-12pm29 May09 Jun$400/pax
CE151206Mon to Fri 10am-12pm12 Jun23 Jun$400/pax
CE150307Mon to Fri 10am-12pm03 Jul14 Jul$400/pax
CE151707Mon to Fri 10am-12pm17 Jul28 Jul$400/pax
CE151408Mon to Fri 10am-12pm14 Aug25 Aug$400/pax

Mandarin Beginner 1 Weekend Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
CE142304Every Sun 10am - 12pm23 Apr09 Jul$400/pax
CE141305Every Sat 10am - 12pm13 May22 Jul$400/pax
CE142805Every Sun 2pm - 4pm
28 May06 Aug$400/pax
CE141006Every Sat 2pm - 4pm10 Jun19 Aug$400/pax
CE141806Every Sun 2pm - 4pm18 Jun27 Aug$400/pax
CE140207Every Sun 2pm - 4pm02 Jul03 Sep$400/pax

Mandarin Beginner 2 Evening Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
CE232704Every Thursday27 Apr29 Jun$400/pax
CE230905Every Tuesday09 May11 Jul$400/pax
CE230506Every Monday05 Jun14 Aug$400/pax
CE232106Every Wednesday21 Jun30 Aug$400/pax
CE232706Every Tuesday27 Jun29 Aug$400/pax

Mandarin Beginner 2 Weekend Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
CE242204Every Sat 10am - 12pm22 Apr08 Jul$400/pax
CE240605Every Sat 2pm - 4pm06 May15 Jul$400/pax
CE240306Every Sat 10am - 12pm03 Jun19 Aug$400/pax
CE240207Every Sat 2pm - 4pm02 Jul10 Sep$400/pax

Mandarin Beginner 2 Morning Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
CE210905Every Tuesday 09 May11 Jul$400/pax
CE211306Every Tuesday 13 Jun15 Aug$400/pax
CE211307Every Thursday13 Jul14 Sep$400/pax

Mandarin Beginner 2 Daily Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
CE251704Mon+Thu+Fri 10am-12pm17 Apr11 May$400/pax
CE251505Mon+Wed+Fri 10am-12pm15 May05 Jun$400/pax
CE251206Mon+Wed+Fri 10am-12pm12 Jun05 Jul$400/pax

Mandarin Beginner 3 Group Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
CE332704Every Thu 7pm - 9pm27 Apr29 Jun$400/pax
CE331605Every Tue 7pm - 9pm16 May18 Jul$400/pax
CE332106Every Wed 7pm - 9pm21 Jun30 Aug$400/pax
CE330407Every Tue 7pm - 9pm04 Jul05 Sep$400/pax

Business Mandarin Group Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
CE931804Every Tuesday 7pm - 9pm18 Apr20 Jun$480/pax
CE933005Every Tuesday 7pm - 9pm30 May01 Aug$480/pax
CE932006Every Tuesday 7pm - 9pm20 Jun22 Aug$480/pax
CE932507Every Tuesday 7pm - 9pm25 Jul26 Sep$480/pax
CE932908Every Tuesday 7pm - 9pm29 Aug31 Oct$480/pax
CE932609Every Tuesday 7pm - 9pm26 Sep28 Nov$480/pax
CE933110Every Tuesday 7pm - 9pm31 Oct09 Jan$480/pax
CE932811Every Tuesday 7pm - 9pm28 Nov06 Feb$480/pax

 

For Beginner 3, Intermediate or Advanced levels – please contact us for latest schedules

Group Class Features


Each level consists of 20 training hours for 10 lessons over 2.5 months (for weekly classes) or 10 days (for intensive daily classes) completion.

One Time Registration Fee $50/pax (applies to all level of learning)

Material fee of $50 per pax (including course book & workbook, Audio Cd, Video lessons and custom-made syllabus)

If you missed any classes, here are the options available

– Arrange a Skype training if you are not in Singapore

– Arrange a quick makeup class before the next class

– Watch our Video lesson and audio for own revision

– Seat in another class for makeup, subject to seats availability

Training Centres are located near 3 MRT stations (Raffles Place, Tanjong Pagar, and Telok Ayer)

Venue: 105 Cecil Street, level 16, Octagon building, Singapore 069534 or 137 Cecil Street level 7, Singapore 069537

Free Mandarin trial class can be arranged for you to experience our communicative teaching approach.

Our current month promotion – Free Trial Class. Sign up Now!

Aim

These are the classification of courses available and each level consist of

10 lessons  covering ten units.

Conversational Chinese Beginner 1

  • Learn Chinese Singapore
    20hrs of Chinese learning, student will achieve a Chinese proficiency of New HSK level 1, which means they will master basic pronunciation rules, vocabulary and grammar of Chinese.
  • Learn Chinese Singapore

    Able to make simple conversation about everyday topics in Chinese learning up to 200 new words.

Conversational Chinese Beginner 2

  • Learn Chinese Singapore

    20hrs of Chinese learning, student will achieve a Chinese proficiency of New HSK level 2, which they have completely mastered all preliminary listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Learning up to 200 new words.

  • Learn Chinese Singapore

    At this upper elementary level that is equivalent to Level A2 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Conversational Chinese Beginner 3

  • Learn Chinese Singapore

    20hrs of Chinese learning, student will be near a Chinese proficiency level of New HSK level 3, which means they will fulfil most of the communication activities, & tasks encounter during study and work.

  • Learn Chinese Singapore

    Able to make more in-depth conversation about general  topics in Chinese learning up to 200 new words.

Conversational Chinese Intermediate 1

  • Learn Chinese Singapore

    20hrs of Chinese learning, student will achieve a Chinese proficiency level of New HSK level 3, able to handle many of the communication tasks when travelling or at work.

  • Learn Chinese Singapore

    It is equivalent to Level B1 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages with learning up to 200 new words.

Conversational Chinese Intermediate 2

  • Learn Chinese Singapore

    20hrs of Chinese learning, student will be near a Chinese proficiency level of New HSK level 4.  Their listening, reading, speaking and writing skills will be further improved, and more importantly, they will begin to develop the ability to generate paragraphs.

  • Learn Chinese Singapore

    Understanding many language materials that they encounter in their daily life, work and other common social occasions, to communicate and exchange ideas with others on familiar topics and to describe basic situations relevant to these topics. Learning up to 300 new words.

Conversational Chinese Intermediate 3

  • Learn Chinese Singapore

    20hrs of Chinese learning, student will achieve a Chinese proficiency level of New HSK level 4. They will be able to understand and explicitly expressed language materials encounter in work, study or other common social occasions, to communicate fluently and express their own opinions and give reasons or explanations.

  • Learn Chinese Singapore

    The language proficiency they will achieve is equivalent to Level B2 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Learning up to 300 new words.

Methodology

Our Mandarin conversational course is based on the practices and researches of Chinese Language and teaching Chinese as a second language, integrating the effective methods used in foreign language teaching in both Singapore and China.

We use pedagogical leads and practices of the 21st century to deliver our Chinese courses. Practical, concise and interesting teaching materials are selected with effective learning and teaching methods, to provide convenience for various types of learners of Chinese language.

Courses Content

These are the classification of our Chinese courses and each level consist of 10 Chinese lessons covering ten units.
Conversational Chinese Beginner 1

includes self-introduction, nationality, work activities, hobbies, family, directions, dress attire, festivals, calendar, food and other measuring words.

Conversational Chinese Beginner 2

includes price negotiation, public places, transport, holidays, scheduling, body parts, weather, cities, symptom, everyday activities and more common verbs and adjectives.

Conversational Chinese Beginner 3

includes travelling, booking hotel, food & drinks, special skills, permitting and forbidding, direction of action, watching movie, clearing security, entering contest and about study.

Conversational Chinese Intermediate 1

includes ceremony, about study, commenting in restaurant, custom and habit, seeking employment, work experience, gift giving, seeking accommodation, holiday, unpleasant experience, future plans and many more.

Conversational Chinese Intermediate 2

includes text building from stories, anecdotes, encyclopaedic essays and Chinese culture. Used and understand Grammar, memorize and learn the use in sentence patterns and commons words taught. Vocabulary and Chinese characters are employ in various activities for review, memorize and use common Chinese words and characters to deepen the understanding of method used to build Chinese words.includes travelling, booking hotel, food & drinks, special skills, permitting and forbidding, direction of action, watching movie, clearing security, entering contest and about study.

Conversational Chinese Intermediate 3

includes common words used by illustrations and categorization, the constituents of Chinese words are analyzed to help learners understand the rule of Chinese word building. Communicative activities engaged by students and trainers aim to improve interpersonal skills and to cultivate their ability to express paragraphs. With use of all words, grammar points and topic framework in real-life communications.

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