Interested in learning Chinese, but don’t know where to start? Take this online course taught by Peking University, one of the best universities in China. You can enroll for free. But if you want to get a certificate on completion, there is a fee that you need to pay.

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What Will You Learn

Week 1: Who Are You?

Everyone needs to learn about each other by learning some ways to introduce yourself and study Chinese Mandarin phonetics.

Week 2: When Do You Go To School?

Apart from introducing about your life, you have to describe your plan daily life. In this course, you can learn about how to describe your daily numbers, time and periods schedule.

Week 3: What Do You Like to Eat?

You have to learn about Chinese main courses, fruits, vegetables, meat and drinks until you can to say them in Chinese.

Week 4: I Like Shopping!

Shopping is a wonderful thing for everyone. You will learn about how to express color, size preference, price, and bargain in this part.

Week 5: Do You Live in a Big City?

You will learn how to give directions and speak about transportation in Chinese.

Week 6: How About the Weather?

You will learn vocabulary about weather, seasons and personal health.

Week 7: What is Your Hobby?

After completing this course, you will get some skills like grammar, speech, and communication in the Chinese language. You can select topics from real-life scenarios and used them for everyday communications. Besides, you can read materials and activities to stimulate the learners’ interests and this course is elementary on Chinese speaking.

About the Peking University

Peking University is well-known as the first national comprehensive university in China. This place has over 3000 faculty members with excellence in teaching and learning. This campus was founded in 1898 and has prominent contributions in the humanities and sciences. Peking University is the 5th Best Global Universities in Asia and 2th Best Global Universities in China.

The Instructor

Xiaoyu Liu

She is an Associate Professor of School of Chinese as A Second Language, Peking University. Xiaoyu Liu is a bachelor’s degree in teaching Chinese at BLCU (Beijing Language University) and M.A. in modern Chinese at PKU. She has given quick Chinese courses, training courses, culture lectures, TSL and more.

Learner Outcome

  • 26% started a new career after completing these courses
  • 28% got a tangible career benefit from this course
  • 18% got a pay increase or promotion


Admission Requirements

Anyone can join this course

Available departures

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