Improve your Chinese Language proficiency in business and professional environments

The course is designed for business executives, professionals, entrepreneurs, business graduates and employees who wish to build Mandarin language confidence and to develop fluency and accurate pronunciation. No previous knowledge is required for this course.

Course outline

This course will cover an introduction to Chinese pronunciation and the ability to conduct simple conversations about yourself, your job and New Zealand. It will also cover numbers, time, dates, days, schedules and monetary amounts. On completion of this course, you are welcome to continue your Chinese learning to Business Mandarin level 2.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • pronounce business-related Chinese words and phrases accurately
  • use spoken Chinese to greet people and introduce themselves, their job and New Zealand
  • talk about numbers, time, dates, days, schedules and monetary amounts
  • ask and answer simple questions related to work

Who should attend?

This course is designed for beginners with a personal or business connection with China who have interest in Chinese language and culture and wish to acquire basic skills in reading, listening and speaking Chinese.