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 $500 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
B131303Every Monday13 Mar22 May$500/pax
B132903Every Wednesday29 Mar31 May$500/pax
B131104Every Tuesday11 Apr13 Jun$500/pax
B132704Every Thursday27 Apr29 Jun$500/pax

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

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
B111503Every Wednesday15 Mar24 May$500/pax
B112803Every Tuesday28 Mar30 May$500/pax
B111204Every Wednesday12 Apr21 Jun$500/pax
B112704Every Thursday27 Apr29 Jun$500/pax

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

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
B152003Monday to Friday20 Mar31 Mar$500/pax
B151704Monday to Friday17 Apr28 Apr$500/pax
B151505Monday to Friday15 May26 May$500/pax
B152905Monday to Friday29 May09 Jun$500/pax

Mandarin Beginner 1 Weekend Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
B141103Every Sat 10am - 12pm11 Mar27 May$500/pax
B142603Every Sun 2pm - 4pm26 Mar11 Jun$500/pax
B140804Every Sat 2pm - 4pm08 Apr24 Jun$500/pax
B142304Every Sun 10am - 12pm23 Apr09 Jul$500/pax

Mandarin Beginner 2 Evening Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
B231403Every Tue 7pm - 9pm14 Mar16 May$500/pax
B232903Every Wed 7pm - 9pm29 Mar07 Jun$500/pax
B231104Every Tue 7pm - 9pm11 Apr13 Jun$500/pax
B232704Every Thu 7pm - 9pm27 Apr29 Jun$500/pax

Mandarin Beginner 2 Weekend Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
B211904Every Wed 10-12pm19 Apr28 Jun$500/pax
B211605Every Tue 10-12pm16 May18 Jul$500/pax
B211506Every Wed 10-12pm15 Jun17 Aug$500/pax

Mandarin Beginner 2 Morning Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
B220802Every Wed 2-4pm08 Mar17 May$500/pax
B220604Every Thu 2-4pm06 Apr08 Jun$500/pax
B221905Every Fri 2-4pm19 May21 Jul$500/pax

Mandarin Beginner 2 Afternoon Course for 10 lessons

Batch CodeFrequencyStart DateEnd DateFee
B241203Every Sun 2-4pm12 Mar28 May$500/pax
B240104Every Sat 10-12pm01 Apr17 Jun$500/pax
B240605Every Sat 2-4pm06 May15 Jul$500/pax

 

For Beginner 3, or higher level / Business Chinese Group Classes – 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.

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

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 – Registration fee $80 waived. 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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