Chinese Language and Culture Level 1 (Summer School)

the United Kingdom

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The award
Summer School

How long you will study
find out

Domestic course fees
GBP 1650 per total

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
July

International course fees
GBP 1650 per total

All study options

About Chinese Language and Culture Level 1 at Queen Mary Summer School

The course provides Mandarin Chinese language tuition, which develops the ability to operate practically and effectively in the target language.

Language learning is integral to the ability to develop an international perspective on life and learning and enhances personal development and employability. The challenge of learning a language develops the empathy necessary for greater cultural and political awareness, which is a crucial aspect of being an educated ‘global citizen’.

This course emphasises the growing importance globally of the Chinese world through the study of the language.

Learners are exposed to listening and reading items to develop their understanding, and participate in speaking and writing activities designed to develop their fluency and accuracy in both media. The overall desired outcome is for learners to deal comfortably, confidently and competently at a basic level with the language required to cope effectively with a range of circumstances and situations.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardSummer SchoolHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study find out
    Course startsJulyDomestic course feesGBP 1650 per totalInternational course feesGBP 1650 per total

Notes about fees for this course

We offer a 10% discount to:

Students and staff from partner institutions

Alumni

Current Queen Mary students

The cost of accommodation is approximately £500 per session. For further information, please visit our accommodation page.

Entry requirements

All of our courses are taught and assessed in English. If English isn’t your first language, you must meet one of the following English Language requirements in order to join the Queen Mary Summer School:

If you hold a degree from a majority English speaking country plus Canada you may use this degree to satisfy the English language requirements for entry, provided the degree was completed no more than 5 years before the start date of the course to which you are applying.

IELTS, 7 overall or higher

TOEFL Internet Based Test we require a minimum of 100 (L22; S25; R24; W27)

China UEE (University Entrance Exam) - 110

CET 4 – 550 or CET 6 – 490

PTE Academic 68

Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English 185 70- grade C (old marking system)

Applicants with an alternative qualification should check it is equivalent to the above or contact us at summerschool@qmul.ac.uk

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