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Subtitles: Arabic, French, Ukrainian, Serbian, Greek, Portuguese (Brazilian), Vietnamese, German, Urdu, Russian, Thai, English, Hebrew, Spanish, Marathi...

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Learner Career Outcomes

30%

started a new career after completing these courses

29%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

15%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Approx. 21 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: Arabic, French, Ukrainian, Serbian, Greek, Portuguese (Brazilian), Vietnamese, German, Urdu, Russian, Thai, English, Hebrew, Spanish, Marathi...

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Who Are You?

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 18 min), 13 readings, 4 quizzes
5 videos
Lecture: What is Your Name?3m
Lecture: Where Are You From?5m
Lecture: Are You a Student?3m
Lecture: Who is He/She?4m
13 readings
Extended Exercise: What is Your Name?10m
Additional Information: Chinese Mandarin(普通话)10m
Self-study Video—Tones and Simple Finals10m
Extended Exercise: Where Are You From?10m
Additional Information: Chinese Pinyin(汉语拼音简介)10m
Self-study Video—Initials10m
Extended Exercise: Are You a Student?10m
Additional Information: Spelling Rules of Pinyin(汉语拼音拼写规则)10m
Self-study Video—Compound Finals10m
Extended Exercise: Who is He/She?10m
Readings10m
Review: Who are You?10m
Self-study Video—Finals with Nasal Endings10m
4 practice exercises
What is your name?30m
Where are you from?30m
Are you a student?30m
Who is he/she?30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

When Do You Go To School?

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 12 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
4 videos
Lecture: What Time is it Now?2m
Lecture: Morning or Afternoon?2m
Lecture: Do You Have a Busy Life?2m
4 readings
Extended Exercise: What Time is it Now?10m
Extended Exercise: Morning or Afternoon?10m
Extended Exercise: Do You Have a Busy Life?10m
Review: When Do You Go To School?10m
4 practice exercises
Numbers30m
Time (1): O'clock30m
Time (2): Periods30m
Daily Arrangements30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

What Do You Like to Eat?

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 8 min), 5 readings, 4 quizzes
4 videos
Lecture: I Like Apples.1m
Lecture: I Like Chicken.1m
Lecture: Do You Want a Cup of Tea?2m
5 readings
Extended Exercise: Do You Like Dumplings?10m
Extended Exercise: I Like Apples.10m
Extended Exercise: I Like Chicken.10m
Extended Exercise: Do You Want a Cup of Tea?10m
Review: What Do You Like to Eat?10m
4 practice exercises
Main Courses30m
Fruits30m
Vegetables and Meat30m
Drinks30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

I Like Shopping!

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 16 min), 5 readings, 4 quizzes
4 videos
Lecture: This is Too Big.3m
Lecture: How Much is This?5m
Lecture: It’s Too Expensive!3m
5 readings
Extended Exercise: What is Your Favorite Color?10m
Extended Exercise: This is Too Big.10m
Extended Exercise: How Much is This?10m
Extended Exercise: It’s Too Expensive!10m
Review: I Like Shopping!10m
4 practice exercises
Colors30m
Sizes30m
Prices30m
Learn to Bargain30m

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