Summer course in Chinese

Top Summer Courses in Chinese

For many undergraduate and graduate students who want to take extra electives may find summer courses helpful. These are typically compressed courses that occur during non-semester months during the year. Summer courses help students fulfill their degree requirements faster in many cases.

What is a summer course in Chinese? This course can be helpful to people who want a basic introduction to the Chinese language or who strive to take their Chinese skills to the next level. It is useful for students working toward various degrees and who may require Chinese skills as part of their course work. Students often master the alphabet and may learn grammar and the structure of the language. In a number of courses, classwork and written exercises are supplemented with sessions in a language lab.

The advantage of a summer course in Chinese is that it can provide a significant amount of instruction in a short space of time. The summer months are often vacations from work or school, and many people use this time to learn a skill or language.

The cost of a summer course in Chinese varies according to the type of institution offering the classes and the extra materials required as part of the course. Students may cover the class with financial aid, and if Chinese is used for business, the cost of the class could be deducted from taxes.

The summer course in Chinese may have a number of different kinds of classes, depending on the level, that lead to employment opportunities. Learning Chinese in the summer can benefit business people who are traveling for work. Business consultants and owners, banking associates, stock traders, and telecommunication associates are just some of the jobs that benefit from education in the Chinese language.

Enrolling in a Chinese summer course is simple when you find the one right for you. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Chinese Language Summer School (6 weeks)

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Part time 6 weeks July 2018 China Suzhou

Learn something new this summer. Spend six weeks learning Chinese language (Mandarin) while experiencing one of the world’s most important economies. The levels we teach include absolute beginner, elementary, low intermediate, high intermediate and advanced. [+]

Chinese Language Summer School (6 weeks) OVERVIEW

Learn something new this summer. Spend six weeks learning Chinese language (Mandarin) while experiencing one of the world’s most important economies. The levels we teach include absolute beginner, elementary, low intermediate, high intermediate and advanced.

Our six-week summer school runs from:

3 July to 11 August 2017.

Classes will take place Monday to Friday, lesson one: 10am to 12pm and lesson two: 1pm to 2pm. Each week will be comprised of 15 hours of classroom-based language lessons and four hours of cultural understanding lessons. There will be plenty of opportunity to use the language you are learning on the street and in social situations.... [-]


Chinese Language Summer School (4 weeks)

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Part time 4 weeks July 2018 China Suzhou

Learn something new this summer. Spend four weeks learning Chinese language (Mandarin) while experiencing one of the world’s most important economies. The levels we teach include absolute beginner, elementary, low intermediate, high intermediate and advanced. [+]

Chinese Language Summer School (4 weeks) OVERVIEW

Learn something new this summer. Spend four weeks learning Chinese language (Mandarin) while experiencing one of the world’s most important economies. The levels we teach include absolute beginner, elementary, low intermediate, high intermediate and advanced.

Our four-week summer school runs from:

3 to 28 July 2017 17 July to 11 August 2017.

Classes will take place Monday to Friday, lesson one: 10am to 12pm and lesson two: 1 to 2pm. Each week will be comprised of 15 hours of classroom-based language lessons and four hours of cultural understanding lessons. There will be plenty of opportunities to use the language you are learning on the street and in social situations.... [-]


Chinese Language Summer School (2 weeks)

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2018 China Suzhou

Learn something new this summer. Spend two weeks learning Chinese language (Mandarin) while experiencing one of the world’s most important economies. The levels we teach include absolute beginner, elementary, low intermediate, high intermediate and advanced. [+]

Chinese Language Summer School (2 weeks) OVERVIEW

Learn something new this summer. Spend two weeks learning Chinese language (Mandarin) while experiencing one of the world’s most important economies. The levels we teach include absolute beginner, elementary, low intermediate, high intermediate and advanced.

Our two-week summer school runs from:

3 to 14 July 2017 17 to 28 July 2017 31 July to 11 August 2017

Classes will take place Monday to Friday, lesson one: 10am to 12pm and lesson two: 1 to 2pm. Each week will be comprised of 15 hours of classroom-based language lessons and four hours of cultural understanding lessons. There will be plenty of opportunity to use the language you are learning on the street and in social situations.... [-]


Chinese Language Group Summer School (2 weeks)

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Part time 2 weeks July 2018 China Suzhou

Learn something new this summer. Spend two weeks learning Chinese language (Mandarin) while experiencing one of the world’s most important economies. [+]

Chinese Language Group Summer School (2 weeks) OVERVIEW

Learn something new this summer. Spend two weeks learning Chinese language (Mandarin) while experiencing one of the world’s most important economies.

Our two-week summer school runs from:

3 to 16 July 2017 17 July to 30 August 2017 31 July to 13 August 2017

Classes take place Monday to Friday, 10am to 1pm. Each week will be comprised of 15 hours of classroom-based language lessons and four hours of cultural understanding lessons. There will be plenty of opportunity to use the language you are learning on the street and in social situations.

This is the course for you if you:

have never studied Chinese before and want a kick start into this fascinating and vital language want to quickly accelerate your level wish to travel with a group and a group leader are 16 years old or over WHY JOIN US ON THIS SUMMER SCHOOL? ... [-]

China Studies Summer School

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus 4 weeks September 2018 China Suzhou

The XJTLU China Studies Summer School is a place to be, a course to follow, and an experience to be had. The academic course at the heart of this year’s summer school, taught in intensive mode, is social change in China. [+]

China Studies Summer School OVERVIEW Interested in China but don't know where to start? Studying China and wanting to experience local culture? Looking for an interesting summer study programme with good food, exciting places to visit and great company?

The XJTLU China Studies Summer School is a place to be, a course to follow, and an experience to be had. The academic course at the heart of this year’s summer school, taught in intensive mode, is social change in China.

The summer school, which runs from Saturday 1 to Saturday 29 July 2017, will take you to Xi’an, Chengdu and Hangzhou, as well as introducing you to Suzhou, the home of XJTLU.

Xi’an is famous as an ancient Chinese capital housing, amongst other treasures, the Terracotta Army. Chengdu is famous for spicy food and pandas. Suzhou is the long term cultural centre of China, famous for its silk, gardens, canals, painting and wood carving.... [-]


Summer Camp Program

Omeida Chinese Academy
Campus Full time 1 - 2 weeks July 2018 China Guilin

This Chinese course is aimed at kids and teenagers from various nationalities, an opportunity to make learning Chinese fun and easy! [+]

For all children and teens, we offer a culture filled and exciting Summer camp in China! We make learning Chinese fun for your kids!

Learning Chinese is fun!

Omeida Summer Camp in China is an all-inclusive 1 or 2-week program aimed at kids and teenagers from various nationalities.

It is a great opportunity to come together to learn a new language.

Studies have proved that learning a second language benefits your brain and help you see the world differently. It is also proven that younger learners can pick up a new language faster and it will flow more naturally. This will open many doors of opportunities for the child as they develop.

A good combination

In the mornings the students learn the theory of Chinese language in a small class environment. In the afternoons they all learn about the culture together. Activites range from traditional painting, cooking dumplings to going on outings to the tea plantation.... [-]


Beijing Summer - Language Intensive

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 2 months September 2018 China Beijing Hong Kong + 1 more

Designed to help you acquire or improve Chinese language skills through intensive language instruction, an entire year of college-level Chinese is covered during this program. Small class sizes and one-on-one instruction with Chinese language faculty make this program perfect for vastly improving your language skills.

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Overview

In Beijing, skyscrapers compete for space with historic temples and crowded courtyard homes, while bicycles have given way to countless cars. Although Mandarin Chinese is spoken in some form by the majority of China’s population, the form of Chinese spoken in Beijing is considered the standard, making it an ideal location for learning correct pronunciation. Offering an ideal environment for acquiring and improving Chinese language skills, the IES Abroad Beijing summer program provides intensive beginner, intermediate, advanced intermediate, and advanced level Chinese language courses.

IES Abroad’s Beijing Summer study abroad program offers enrollment in IES Abroad courses, housing in student residence halls or a homestay through Global Future Leaders (see below), regular meetings with local students as language and culture partners, and field trips in Beijing and throughout China; you will have the opportunity to meet Chinese and international students alike. Starting at the IES Abroad Center on the west campus of Beijing Foreign Studies University, you will gain a meaningful cultural experience and a deeper knowledge of what it means to be a citizen of the world.... [-]


Les Roches Jin Jiang 2018 Summer Program in Shanghai and Its Surroundings July, 2017

Les Roches Jin Jiang International Hotel Management College
Campus Full time 14 - 14 days July 2018 China Shanghai

LRJJ organizes a yearly Summer Program that combines cross-cultural activities with hospitality learning. Participants spend 14 days in Shanghai and its surroundings, with field trips to Hangzhou, Suzhou as well as companies such as Disney and Apple. If you want to explore both China as well as the world of hospitality then this is for you! [+]

We introduce you to various aspects of the hospitality industry through practical and theory-based workshops and company visits. This is an excellent opportunity to see if a career in this dynamic sector is for you. The typical Les Roches “hands-on-learning” approach is reflected through a case study throughout the program.

If you are 16 or older and thinking about studying hospitality management, events or marketing, then our LRJJ Summer Program is a great way to spend your vacation.

OUR SUMMER PROGRAMS WILL:\ Transform the way you present yourself to give you a professional edge Introduce you to the business side of hospitality Enhance your multicultural skills and global perspective Help you understand and practice the “soft skills” you need for a successful career Provide you with insights into hotel management, including rooms division, front office and kitchen Show you whether a degree and a career in the experience economy is right for you PRACTICAL ASPECTS ... [-]

Summer Course : Chinese Language & Culture Immersion in Taiwan [AD]

National Central University
Campus Full time 3 - 5 weeks July 2018 Taiwan Taoyuan

Chinese Language & Culture Immersion in Taiwan is an intense program designed by the Language Center in NCU. The curriculum includes listening, speaking, reading and writing and we also offer some tutorial hours and field trips for the participants to get to know about Taiwan culture and be able to practice what they learn in the real world. [+]

Spend your Summer in Taiwan

Chinese Language & Culture Immersion in Taiwan is an intense program designed by the Language Center in NCU. The curriculum includes listening, speaking, reading and writing and we also offer some tutorial hours and field trips for the participants to get to know about Taiwan culture and be able to practice what they learn in the real world. The emphasis for our program is to build up a student's overall Chinese ability. When participants enter the program, they are tested on their Chinese level and put into a course that best matches their needs.

This program offers

a certificate with 3 credits or 8 credits tailor-made Chinese classes 3 days of cultural trip to Eastern Taiwan This program aims to enable beginners to have basic communicative skills allow intermediate students to become fluent speakers achieve high-Level performance as proficiency for advanced level student ... [-]

SILC Summer Course

SHU-UTS SILC Business School
Campus Full time 2 - 3 weeks July 2018 China Shanghai

The aim of the SILC summer school is to provide you with a first-hand economic, cultural & social experience of China. [+]

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The aim of the SILC summer school is to provide you with a first-hand economic, cultural & social experience of China.

The Chinese classes, business lectures and industry field trips ensure you have a good understanding of the business communities in China’s rapidly growing economy. You will visit cultural centres in Shanghai and discover the underlying values of Chinese culture and history. During your first week in the summer school, you will be located in Jiading campus, which offers the unique combination of a modern city and a traditional old town. In the second week, you will be accommodated in our Yanchang campus, five stops on the metro from the heart of the world-famous metropolis that is Shanghai. ... [-]


China Enterprise Summer Programme

Oxford Bright Scholars
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2018 China Shanghai United Kingdom London + 2 more

Oxford Bright Scholars China Enterprise Summer Programme is a two-week, residential and academic customised programme aimed to provide an opportunity for students and young professionals to advance their knowledge of China’s economic and political landscape, gain practical experience of China’s business environment, and experience living and studying in Shanghai. [+]

Future business leaders need to be filled with confidence in knowing what makes them a great leader, we believe one such quality is having a global perspective. The China Enterprise Summer Programme offers an opportunity for you gain a global perspective starting with Asia and its most interesting country right now: China. Learn how to lead others, whether that is in-class discussions of the global economy, or your own team in the start up workshops, find your voice and use this experience to enrich your skill set and return from Shanghai head and shoulders above your peers.

This programme is designed for ambitious future business leaders, policy makers, and entrepreneurs to gain a rare insiders’ perspective on China. This truly unique programme offers private Mandarin tuition, Masterclasses on the Chinese political economy, and entrepreneurship workshops facilitators by industry experts.... [-]


Learn Chinese in China through one-on-one language training and complete immersion

The Chinese Language Institute
Campus September 2018 China Guilin

The Immersion Program is CLI’s core language learning track. With fully customizable short and long-term study opportunities, the Immersion Program delivers complete language immersion in an environment carefully designed to maximize learning speed and effectiveness. [+]

Immersion Program

The Immersion Program is CLI’s core language learning track. With fully customizable short and long-term study opportunities, the Immersion Program delivers complete language immersion in an environment carefully designed to maximize learning speed and effectiveness.

The Best Way to Learn Chinese

One-on-one instruction is by far the fastest way to learn Chinese. Rather than vying for your teacher’s attention, your daily one-on-one lessons with three unique CLI instructors will give you an individualized opportunity to advance and validate your Chinese language skills hour by hour, day by day, and week by week. Begin on any Monday of the year and immerse yourself in Chinese language and culture with CLI as your guide.... [-]