Our 10 week Introduction to Mandarin course is ideal for students who have never studied the language before and want to ease their way in before taking the full plunge.
Classes go at a more relaxed pace than our Level 1 courses and are a great taster to the language. Upon completion, students to wish to continue can progress to level 2. Evening language classes at IH London are dynamic and interactive. Your teacher speaks in the target language and use teaching aids to help you understand. Emphasis is on spoken communication and interaction; this is achieved through pair and group work, simulations and role-plays, and is supported by systematic work on grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation.
For students who complete this program will be able to reach the HSK( Level 2). Upon completion, you will have an excellent grasp of basic Chinese and can communicate in Simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters.