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Mandarin

in Adult General Language Courses (AGLC)

1A Mandarin (Adult)

$410

with Tong Sun

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 2, 2020 at 12 pm, runs for 12 weeks
1 additional session on Jun 2, 2020

Adult language classes are designed specifically to meet the communication needs of adults, from General Language skills to context specific language skills. Let ReDefiners empower you to meet the demands of an ever increasing multilingual society. The General Language Skills strand kickstarts your path to all four communication skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking), with a focus on communication/meaning rather than grammar.

Program Snapshot

Morning, Lunch Time and Evening Class Schedules

12-week semesters

60-minute classes

Designed for students aged 18+

Real contextualized lanugage skills for the real world!

Primary Objectives

To increase the number of adults who are able to interact in a language other than their native language To develop transferrable soft skills, such as social cultural competence and pragmatics  To develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in target language To increase competitive advantage among adults To encourage global travel

Course Sequence/Levels:

Beginner-Advanced Example: 1 = Year one, A = Semester, B = Semester (Typically, Fall & Spring) Summers Semester A is offered) 1A-B 2A-B 3A-B 4A-B 5A-B

What You Will Learn...

24 Language Objectives mainly focused on listening/speaking with some reading/writing

Listening and Speaking

Unit 0 Stage 1

1. greet others;

2. offer seats and being polite;

3. show gratitude;

4. express when they are confused, when they have questions,

and ask the teacher to repeat;

5. say goodbye in Chinese.

Unit 1 Stage 1

Students will be able to confirm a stranger’s identity using surname and title.

Unit 1 Stage 2

1. properly greet others (with honorific address);

2. show welcome;

3.  express gratitude.

Unit 1 Stage 3

1. indicate a status they are in (hungry, tired, thirsty, etc.)

2. ask about other’s status (e.g. Are you hungry);

3. suggest an action (e.g. 我们去吃饭吧。Let’s go eat).

Unit 1 Stage 4

1. order common Chinese food and drinks;

2. discuss what to order with others.

...and so much more 

2A Mandarin (Adult)

$410

with Tong Sun

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 2, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 12 weeks

*Continuing Student/Proficiency Test Required

$15 per class for group classes

$35 per hour for private lessons

24 Classes

12 Week Semester

Adult language classes are designed specifically to meet the communication needs of adults, from General Language skills to context specific language skills. Let ReDefiners empower you to meet the demands of an ever increasing multilingual society. The General Language Skills strand kickstarts your path to all four communication skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking), with a focus on communication/meaning rather than grammar. Program Snapshot Morning, Lunch Time and Evening Class Schedules 18-week semesters 60-minute classes Designed for students aged 18+ Real contextualized lanugage skills for the real world! Primary Objectives To increase the number of adults who are able to interact in a language other than their native language To develop transferrable soft skills, such as social cultural competence and pragmatics  To develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in target language To increase competitive advantage among adults To encourage global travel





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