All Intense Mandarin courses are available for duration between 1 week or 52 weeks.The intensive courses begin every Monday of the year and are capped at a maximum of 4 students per class.Intense courses consist of 16 hours instruction per week.They are also divided into four levels: beginning, low-intermediate, intermediate, and advanced. Students will be assigned to one of the four levels according to their placement test result. This is the most popular course among the short term travelers in Taiwan. Students can expect to complete each of the levels within 4- 6 weeks. The classes for each intense course and level start every monday at 9am or 11 am.