You will study Chinese Mandarin language in small groups (3 to 8 students) 6 class hours a week. Each session lasts 4 weeks and includes a total of 24 lessons of instruction (1 lesson = 45 minutes). Classes meet 2 times a week from 6:00 pm to 8:15 pm on Monday and Wednesday or on Tuesday and Thursday. Classes start on the first Monday of every month. We also offer Saturday group classes.
You will have lively and interactive Chinese Mandarin language classes. Chinese Mandarin classes are communicative based with an emphasis on developing speaking and listening skills. Students also learn grammar and structure and develop their reading and writing skills. The goal of our Chinese Mandarin classes is to make you comfortable using the language in any situation you may encounter in everyday life.
Our teachers will provide you with the ability and confidence you need to face the world in Chinese. All our teachers are highly qualified native Chinese speakers with university degrees and experience in teaching Chinese Mandarin as a foreign language.
Group Chinese Mandarin language classes are offered at 4 levels:
Classes start on the first Monday of every month.
- Low Beginners.
- High Beginners.
- Intermediate 1.
- Intermediate 2.
You will be placed with students of your level and will study in a setting that is comfortable for adult learners. Students must take the placement test before the beginning of their classes. If there is only one or two students in the class, the number of lessons is reduced to 12 lessons and you will receive private (semi-private) classes at a discounted rate. Private/semi-private classes may be taken one time a week for 4 weeks (3 lessons a day), or two times a week for 2 weeks (3 lessons a day).
We also offer customized private tutoring with one-to-one classes. All individual Chinese language courses are tailor made for each student. We will analyze your individual Chinese Mandarin learning goals and create a personalized program adapted to you with regard to the course content and a timetable of your course. The tuition fee is $36.00 per lesson. Minimum package: 10 one-to-one lessons.
Chinese Mandarin at Advanced level is offered as a private one-to-one course.
You can start learning Chinese at Arizona Language Institute and continue with immersion program abroad. Chinese Mandarin Language Travel Abroad and Chinese Mandarin Language and Culture Immersion Programs are offered by Arizona Language Institute's partner Chinese Mandarin language Schools located in Taiwan and China. We have special agreements with our partner schools - all students of Arizona Language Institute enrolled in our partner schools in China will receive a 10% discount on tuition fees.
Our internationally recognized partner Spanish schools offer you a wide variety of Chinese language immersion courses in Beijing, Dalian, Guangzhou, Shanghai and Xiamen and introduce you to various aspects of Chinese culture and society. Chinese Mandarin language lessons at our schools focus on communication; beyond grammar books and written exercises, our professors include a variety of oral and listening elements with up-to-date technology to stimulate a comprehensive understanding of the Chinese language and Chinese Culture.