Conversational Mandarin Class
TIME: 6 pm - 8 pm
DATE: Wednesdays from June 20 - August 22
FEE: $280, OCTCM Staff & Student (70% Discount) $84
HOW TO REGISTER
Download the Registration form from the link above, fill it out and save it.
To register by mail: please print out the filled out form and mail it with a cheque to the Toronto Campus (283 Spadina Avenue, 3rd Floor, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E3)
This is a beginner’s class for anyone who wants to be conversant in Mandarin. Students will learn and practice through in-class conversations in Putonghua (the standard Mandarin spoken in China and Taiwan).
Students will get comfortable speaking in a safe, supportive environment. You will start with an introduction to pinyin, the standard phonetic system that sounds out Chinese characters using the English alphabet. It will allow familiarize beginners with the five tones, apply them to common phrases, and then naturally build up vocabulary and correct grammatical use.
This is an intuitive and engaging way to get familiar with Mandarin among other like-minded individuals who want to learn how to be conversant.