Mandarin Course Introduction

This mandarin course is designed for expatriates whose first language is English, Spanish, French, Germany, and Italy etc.
We offer 100% qualified teachers and effective consulting service for students to make sure the best learning experience and results.

Mandarin Course Structure

This mandarin course has three main levels: beginners, Intermediate, Advanced.

Mandarin Beginners Level

Students need 80 hours in-class studying, and 80 hours self study at least.
The whole beginning mandarin includes fundamental and elementary courses, each 40 hours.

Fundamental Courses for beginners, Main Content:

  • Pinyin system
  • Greetings
  • Nationalities
  • Jobs
  • Hobbies
  • Numbers
  • Date
  • Family

Elementary for beginners who already have a foundation of mandarin:

  • Preference
  • Telephone
  • Invitation
  • Shopping
  • Food
  • Travel
  • Accommodation
  • Doctor
  • Weather
  • Taxi
  • Sports

Mandarin Intermediate Level

To complete whole intermediate level, students need to study in class 160 hours.


You can start to learn low intermediate after you’re able to make various basic mandarin conversations.
The main course contents:

  • Family Life
  • Education
  • Work
  • Express opinions
  • Past tense
  • Future plans

Upper Intermediate

At upper-intermediate study, you will not fluently speak in mandarin, but also grasp various extensive vocabularies and complex sentence structures.
Topics includes:

  • Culture
  • Legends
  • Traditions
  • Myths
  • Sightseeing spots

Mandarin Advanced Level

To reach the native mandarin speaker level, you will need to finish at least 160 hours advanced studying.
Low and Higher Advanced Level
Focus more on discussion and debate on topics; encourage students to express their ideas correctly and coherently.

ALS Mandarin Levels