Long Term Chinese Language Program
This program is designed to train the students' Chinese listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Classes are arranged to cater to many different skill levels, and students are divided into the different classes according to their current Chinese ability. A typical class has 15-25 students. The program commences each February and September. Classes are arranged five days a week, 20 to 26 hours per week in total. Students who attend all the classes and pass the examinations will be awarded a Soochow University Certificate upon completion of the program.
The program includes compulsory courses such as Comprehensive Chinese, Chinese Conversation, Chinese Listening & Comprehension, Chinese Reading, as well as selective courses such as Extensive Chinese Reading, Modern Chinese Phonetics, China Survey, Chinese movies, basic business Chinese.