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Programme Details

In this series, we focus on practical aspects of the language – learning how to converse and communicate efficiently in Mandarin.

We start from scratch; not with tons of grammar patterns and all kinds of tedious theory, but with skills you can actually use from day 1. Our conversational Mandarin course brings you what you need to start speaking Chinese as soon as humanly possible.

24 hours programme

arrowConducted by Yi Mandarin (top 5 language schools in Yago)

   Small group instruction for maximum personal relevance

   Only experienced, tried and tested Chinese teachers.

 

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What they say

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Suhailah Bte Supandi

I feel that accommodating 4 students for the lesson is indeed an excellent idea as full attention was given to us when questions were raised.

Kiruthika

I found a good school to learn Mandarin and I like Yi Mandarin. After learning for 2 weeks, I can now speak Mandarin confidently. I recommend this school to everyone

Kiruthika (Level 1)

Daniel Stephen (Level 4)

Johan (Level 6)

Course Details

Introduction

Singapore is a special place. Everyone speaks English, yet in many situations, Mandarin is commonly used in Hawker centre, wet market or even with your Chinese friends. In today's globalised world, the ability to speak more than 2 languages is highly valued and more so now with the rise of China. If you are interested to broaden your career opportunities or to make more friends, that’s exactly what our conversational Mandarin course is designed to help you do. This course is SkillsFuture approved, so you can use your SkillsFuture credits to pay for the lessons.

Entry requirement
No knowledge of Mandarin require, lessons are taught in English
Course Content
This course will equip you with a basic understanding of Chinese language.

Lessons are conducted with proprietary materials developed by Yi Mandarin. The topics are compiled and arranged in a progressive order.

The class activities are designed to be learner-centric and will incorporate real world scenarios. Beside our textbook, additional materials will be provided according to student's needs.

Total course duration: 24 hours

Conversatonal Mandarin Level 1
 

Unit

Topic

Description

1

Introducing yourself

Introduction of your name, where you are from, how long you have been in Singapore and whether you like Singapore

2

Greetings

How to greet when friends(or colleagues) meet and how to invite friends( or colleagues) to eat together

3

Receiving guests

How to receive guests politely and talk a bit with your guests

4

Eating

Going with friends or colleagues to eat and buying food and drinks at a food court

5

Family (1)

Introduction of your family members, where they live and whether they are working or studying

6

Family (2)

Talking about how old your brothers or sisters are, where they work, whether they are married and whether they have children

7

Celebrating birthday

When, where and how to celebrate birthdays and learning how to say date in Chinese and other words about time

8

Meeting clients

Receiving clients at office

9

Learning Mandarin

Answering basic questions about your Mandarin learning

10

Nice to meet you

Meeting and talking about personal questions and feelings

Conversational Mandarin level 2
 

Unit

Topic

Description

1

Inviting guests to eat

Invitations and ordering food at restaurants

2

I am not well

Weather and feelings about weather, flu and seeing a doctor

3

Sister comes to visit me

Information about your visitors and places of interests in Singapore

4

Can’t sleep

Sleep, rest and transport means

5

Are you ready?

Preparation of meetings

6

Chinese lesson

how often and how is your Chinese class, how is your teacher and your classmates

7

Traveling

Holiday planning: where have you been to; where are your favorite places

8

What do you do on weekends

Weekend activities and hobbies

9

Making a call

Common phrases for making a call

10

Where is my wallet?

Looking for something, remember and forget, possible locations

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Group Class
S$480* for Singaporeans
S$600
24 hours

Small group class (6 - 8 students)

Centralised Location

Networking opportunities

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