Do you need to learn Chinese (Mandarin) for your future career? Are you going to study in China or doing an internship? Or would you simply like to make yourself understood during your next trip? The Language & Training Centre (LTC) will help you get there! Please take a look at our full range of Chinese for participants with an academic background (hbo/university):
A language assessment Chinese is an extensive test that covers all language skills: reading, listening, writing and speaking and will determine your language proficiency. When all results have been processed, a statement with your current level of both your oral and written skills will be given.
During this course you will learn the basics of the Chinese language (Mandarin), with emphasis on speaking and listening skills in an everyday context. Chinese beginners 1 consists of ten weekly sessions of 2,5 hours each. The final exam takes place after the course on a predetermined date. One course level will have been covered by the end of this course.
This course is a continuation of the course Chinese beginners 1. During this course you will continue with the previously learned topics of the Chinese language (Mandarin), with emphasis on reading, speaking, listening and writing skills in an everyday context. Chinese beginners 2 consists of ten weekly sessions of 2,5 hours each. The final exam takes place after the course on a predetermined date. One course level will have been covered by the end of this course.
As a student or employee of Erasmus University you are able to purchase a one-year licence for the online program of Rosetta Stone, via which you can independently learn the Chinese language. Online learning either could be used to start from scratch or for keeping your language skills up-to-date. Please note that it does require discipline and persistence. In Rosetta Stone you may find exercises for all language skills, such as speaking, listening, reading and writing. Licences can be bought throughout the year.
- There is no final exam and you won’t receive a certificate.
- More information about the online course Chinese (and the complete offer of Rosetta Stone) can be found in our factsheet: online language course.
The Language & Training Centre also offers tailor-made courses on request for faculties, departments, students or businesses. Tailor-made can be divided into:
IndividualIt is possible to schedule individual classes under the guidance of an experienced teacher.
During an intake we will discuss your aims and preferences and assess your current level.
GroupOn demand we can organise courses for small or large groups from 3 participants on.
On the basis of your aims and preferences, and of its participants, a special course will be arranged.
For more information about tailor-made assessments and courses, please contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org.
In order to be able to give you more detailed information, we ask you to clearly mention your language of preference and your aims and preferences.