Chinese / Mandarin

The Chinese / Mandarin beginners course is suited to students who have little or no knowledge of the Chinese / Mandarin language. The course will introduce students to basic conversation and grammar. All four areas of foreign language study are covered: listening, speaking, reading and writing. 


Course Topics: 
  • Pronunciation and alphabet
  • Greetings and personal introductions
  • Numbers and time
  • Conjugation of regular verbs
  • Basic conversation based around travel (directions, shopping, restaurants)
  • Basic grammar and sentence structure


This is an 8 week course with classes held every Tuesday evening from 5:30pm - 7:30pm. 


Dates: Each Tuesday evening from 27 July to 14 September 

Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Course fees: $240

Registrations: Open on Wednesday 16 June

Location: Alice Springs Language Centre | 56 Milner Road, Alice Springs


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Cancellations: All courses are subject to minimum numbers and may be cancelled at short notice if insufficient numbers are received. Registrations close two days prior to the course start date. If we cancel your course you will be notified and offered your choice of credit for another course, or a full refund by bank transfer. Cash refunds will not be given. Students who withdraw from the course due to personal circumstances will not be given a refund. Credit transfer for future courses may be given to students who withdraw due to serious illness or injury. This is to be determined on a case by case basis.