Mandarin Programs

Universal Advance Academy Mandarin Programs

We believe if knowledge is power, wisdom is your choice to use that power

Knowledge comes from an academic environment where students are challenged to work hard toward a standard of excellence in order to reach their fullest potential. Wisdom comes from maturity of both spiritual and emotional.

Our purpose is simply to transform students as they learn, through dynamic cycles of inquiry, action and reflection in our schools.  

Successful Mandarin learning compose of motivated learners. Experienced and patient native instructors, with relevant academic and cultural training, establish a relaxed yet rigorous learning environment suited to the needs of all level learners.

Chinese Language Courses for K to G12

It is our policy of the Chinese Language programs that students be placed in courses appropriate to their existing level of ability so that they can learn and develop their language proficiency to a higher level. To meet the special needs of students of diverse backgrounds, we currently offer K, G1 to G12 on all levels of language and literature courses by ages or proficiency level.

Here are some of the customizable sample courses of our main track for all levels courses. We also offer special courses for Cantonese speakers or non-native Mandarin speakers who have a different level of Chinese literacy. Typically featured or customized courses would be great fit those needs.

新开发的在线课程 Newly Developed Online Courses

The online only course known as “Fun Pinyin (趣味拼音)” a choice for additional effects and make significant change in your mandarin pronunciation regardless you are native speaker or other dialect or non-Mandarin speaker. The course is not substitute to any offline classroom but an important area especially of the language for who do not speak mandarin at home on daily basis. “Pronunciation – Pinyin” is an integral component of overcall Mandarin listening and speaking skills in addition to reading and writing.

Mandarin Chinese Entry Levels

In this beginning class, students acquire a basic practical knowledge of Chinese. The phonetic nature of Chinese makes for rapid mastery of pronunciation and correct tones. Teachers conduct class in Chinese as much as possible but also use English to bridge instruction and clarify difficult points. It is an important steps to ensure the entry level learning experience.

We introduce from a handful Chinese characters to approx to 450-500, the basic Chinese grammar and sentence patterns step by step per lesson. Our Teachers’ explanation and discussion of Traditional and modern Chinese culture is an ongoing process throughout the courses even at higher grades.

For example, by the end of the G1-G3 classes, students will know how to introduce themselves and greet others, count numbers from zero to a million, tell times and dates, discuss hobbies and daily routines, and write brief dialogues.

Mandarin Chinese Intermediate Levels

An Intermediate course for learners who have native or speakers of a Chinese dialect other than Mandarin, e.g., Cantonese. speaking ability in Chinese (Mandarin or other dialects), but limited knowledge of written Chinese and less than 500 Chinese vocabulary. The intermediate courses between G4 to G6 indtruce basic grammar, expressions to improve students competences in spoken Mandarin and modern written Chinese.

Mandarin Classes Advanced Conversation

Advanced Conversation is a continuing class for adult students who possess advanced proficiency in reading, writing, and speaking Chinese and wish to maintain and improve their language skills in a structured setting.

The ability to speak Mandarin Chinese is an unbeatable advantage for anyone looking to do business with Mandarin (Chinese Official Language). Communicating in functional Mandarin is achievable within a reasonable amount of time, and can have a critical impact on your own personal, or your company’s success.

Speaking Mandarin can break down barriers, improve relationships. It gives you a much more authentic experience with interacting with native Chinese speakers for business or for leisure.