This is part A of a 2-part Course
- Course A (Lessons 1-8) – this course
- Course B (Lessons 9-15)
Required Textbook & Workbook
The textbook "HSK Standard Course 1" by Jiang Liping and the accompanying workbook
Start on an exciting journey of Chinese learning!
Learn the vocabulary and grammatical constructs to communicate basic ideas in Mandarin Chinese, and build a solid foundation for future levels. You will also be prepared to pass the HSK 1 test (Chinese language proficiency test, level 1).
Following the standard curriculum as set forth by the official HSK 1, this online course will:
- introduce you to Mandarin Chinese, including pinyin phonetics and Chinese character writing
- help you learn the basic vocabulary with HSK 1 characters and words (e.g. 你好，女儿，喝茶，什么，饭店）
- help you with correct usage (e.g. compare 能 and 会, 怎么 and 怎么样, etc)
- clearly explain all 45 HSK 1 grammar points to help you complete the most essential tasks in Mandarin Chinese
- get you started with reading and writing text in Chinese characters
Ace HSK 1 Test!
After you finish this course, you will be well prepared to take the HSK 1 test.
- The textbook "HSK Standard Course 1" by Jiang Liping and the accompanying workbook
- No prerequisites
- Read and write 150 Chinese words as specified in the HSK 1 curriculum
- Learn the most basic grammatical constructs to start communicating in Chinese, both verbally and in writing
- Ace the HSK 1 test
We are a team of instructors dedicated to provide the highest quality of online Mandarin Chinese learning experience. We believe that a communicative approach to language learning, coupled with extensive reading and writing, putting to practical use of what you learn. Our aim is to release a series of courses that takes the learner from the very beginning stage to a very advanced level, following the HSK curriculum.