After completing this specialization, learners can communicate in Chinese at a basic level in their daily, academic and professional lives. Learners can manage most communication in Chinese when traveling in China.We aim for you to have a practical grasp of Chinese that will allow you to converse confidently in Chinese.
Peking University is determined to make its education openly accessible to students in China and around the world. With over 3000 faculty members, Peking University offers excellence in teaching and learning.
此课程是 100% 在线学习吗？是否需要现场参加课程？
What is the linkage between this specialization and HSK？
If I have no intention to take Chinese proficiency test for the present, can I enroll this specialization?
Of course you can! This specialization is designed for all who yearn to learn Chinese. For learners who will take test, this specialization will help you to master core vocabularies and key grammar points of HSK. For learners who haven’t intention, this specialization will improve your abilities of using Chinese.
What are the highlights of this specialization?
①Systematic training. Three different level courses fit for your needs, improving your Chinese language proficiencies step by step.
②Professional designing. Contents of each lesson are specifically designed based on the newest HSK Test Syllabus.
③Fun and Interactive Learning. Situational videos in the courses make you enjoy your study, you will follow PKU students in their daily lives and interactions on our campus.
Can I just enroll in a single course? I'm not interested in the entire Specialization.
Yes, you can enroll in a single course according to your level and needs.
How long does it take to complete the Specialization and what background knowledge is necessary?
CHINESE FOR HSK LEVEL 1, is a 6 weeks course, aimed at Starters of Chinese learning (the course doesn’t ask the learners to know Chinese characters.)
CHINESE FOR HSK LEVEL 2, is a 6 weeks course, aimed at Beginners of Chinese learning who know about 150 Chinese vocabularies.
CHINESE FOR HSK LEVEL 3, is a 8 weeks course, aimed at Beginners of Chinese learning who know about 300 Chinese vocabularies.
What will I be able to do upon completing the Specialization?
You will master approximately 700 vocabularies and 200 grammar points, as well as using Chinese to handle basic communicative tasks throughout daily life, work and study, such as introduce yourself and your family, describe your daily life and your learning or working experience, ask for help as well as understanding others’ response, talk about topics regarding hobbies of yourself or others, the weather, events, scores, etc.