Chinese Language Program (Shanghai International Studies University)
Updated: 2014-03-09

上外.pngLength of study

Long-term program: 1 semester up to 3 years.

Every year has two semesters. Each semester lasts for about 4 months. The Spring Semester opens in late February and the Fall Semester opens in Mid-September. There are 20 academic sessions each week (each session lasts for 45 minutes).

Short-term students may be enrolled in the Long-term Program. lenth of study is 1-3 months.

The exact opening date is specified in the Acceptance Letter.

Training Courses

- Basic Chinese Language Courses (in the morning) include Comprehensive Chinese (grammar, conversation, Chinese characters), Chinese Listening Comprehension, Chinese Reading and Chinese Conversation at various levels. 

-  Free Elective Courses (in the afternoon) include

Courses, not required for the Chinese basis, such as Chinese Character Writing, Calligraphy, Taijiquan, Paper Cutting, Chinese Elocution, Chinese Language Partners;

Courses, required for the Chinese basis, such as HSK Tutoring, Chinese Modern History, Modern Literature, Security Investment, International Investment, Chinese-Foreign Cultural Exchange History, E-Business;

English taught courses, such as lectures on Chinese studies.


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