60 - 80 hours
Who is it for?
This course is aimed at all learners at any starting level. The number of language hours required and course length will vary depending on your current knowledge of the language, if any.
What is it about?
This course will provide the necessary linguistic competence and accompanying confidence to carry out the normal business of your company, engage in specialist discussion, and meet business objectives in Mandarin.
During this course, you will develop proficient skills in both professional and general situations. In practical terms, you will be able to make unrehearsed presentations, as well as express yourself, ideas, and arguments in a clear and coherent manner. You will develop normal conversational reflexes, and be able to follow speech at native speed on non-familiar subjects. In general situations, your grasp of everyday language functions should enable you to visit or reside in a Mandarin speaking country with the comfort and confidence of a near-native speaker.