Courses


UseABC Chinese Language Program

Comprehensive Chinese (Core Course)

The course applies classroom teaching, scene drill, fun games and gradually infiltrates Chinese elements into the teaching methods, making learning more effective. The program is divided into four levels: U1-U5, from slow to fast, step by step, to enable students to lay a solid foundation of Chinese learning, students will reach the corresponding level of Chinese HSK after completion of each level.

Teaching Methods:  small classes + one-on-one teaching (customized tutorship)

Students: Suitable for 4 to 15+ years old learners

Course Level:  (U1) Introductory, (U2) Elementary, (U3) Intensive, (U4) Skilled, (U5) Proficient

Course Hours:  2 classes each time, twice a week, 45 minutes per class

Features:According to student's language level and characteristics in placement tests, we provide targeted one-on-one customized service.


Picture Book Reading

According to students’ age, physical and mental development, the level of reading ability, hierarchical teaching is adopted. The aim is to cultivate positive reading habits and to comprehensively improve students’ cognitive, aesthetic, thinking, language, communication and other abilities. Starting reading from an easy point, so that we can make the reading process more interesting.

Teaching Methods:  small classes

Students: Suitable for 4 to 12 years old learners

Course Level:  (U1) Introductory, (U2) Elementary, (U3) Intensive

Course Hours:  2 classes each time, once a week, 20 classes in total, 45 minutes per class

Chinese Characters

Knowing Chinese characters is the foundation to learn Chinese language. Through introducing the origin and evolution of Chinese characters, the course enable students to know about basic elements of Chinese characters, understand the name and the method of strokes, reducing graffiti strokes, strokes disorder. Using stories, in-class activities, competitions, etc. to stimulate students’ desire to learn Chinese characters, the course guides students to read Chinese in daily life, improve interesting of learning Chinese characters.

Teaching Methods:  small classes

Students: Suitable for 6 to 15 years old learners

Course Level:  (U2) Elementary, (U3) Intensive, (U4) Skilled

Course Hours:  2 classes each time, once a week, 20 classes in total, 45 minutes per class

Chinese Pinyin

Pinyin is the basis for learning Mandarin pronunciation and an assist to read Chinese characters. The course applies Total Physical Response (TPR) Method, integrating Pinyin into songs, riddles and stories, which enable students to grasp the initials and finals in the game, recognition of whole syllables, writing Pinyin correctly and accurately, with assist of Pinyin spelling books for children. Therefore, the course will build a solid foundation for future Chinese learning.

Teaching Methods:  small classes

Students: Suitable for 4 to 12 years old learners

Course Level:  General level (for those who need to learn Chinese Pinyin systematically)

Course Hours:  2 classes each time, once a week, 20 classes in total, 45 minutes per class