Confucius Institute

Confucius Institute

Conversational Chinese Courses

Laucala Campus

            汉 语

Learn Chinese at Confucius Institute at USP

The Confucius Institute at USP, is offering various levels of Mandarin Chinese courses at USP in 2019, and will meet different demands from individuals, businesses, schools, government departments and NGOs. Different levels of credit courses (CN101/CN201/CN301/CN302) and social courses are here for your selection. The credit courses will focus not only on the conversational skills of Chinese, but also on linguistic structure and Chinese character writing. The social courses will improve your social communication skills in Chinese, especially in listening and speaking. It includes pronunciation and the most practical communication tasks needed in daily life. We also provide distinctive cultural workshops for students, such as Tea Ceremony, Chinese Calligraphy and Chinese dancing during the semester. 

Expected results

  1. Students can choose to take an internationally recognized Chinese language proficiency test (HSK). 
  2. Excellent students will be nominated for the Chinese Bridge Competition in China.
  3. Students can get a Minor of Chinese Language after completing all the credit courses.
  4. A certificate indicating language levels of Chinese will be issued upon your successful completion of the social class courses.
  5. Students can apply CI headquarters scholarship to study in China after passing internationally recognized Chinese language proficiency test (HSK).

Contact  us 

Laucala Campus
Ms. Mei Luo
Tel: 323 1805
Email: uspci(at)usp.ac.fj 
Website: www.usp.ac.fj/ci
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*Please apply courses from your convenient campus. You can download the application form for the social courses here or obtain form from CI-USP office.

Address:CI-USP Office, USP Middle Campus (the Estates & Infrastructure Section is also located here), corner of Laucala Bay Road and Queen Elizabeth 

Social class for General Public

Classes

Day

Time

Venue

Beginner 1

Saturday(class 1)

3pm-5pm(class 1)

USP Middle Campus

Monday(class 2)

10am-12pm(class 2)

USP Middle Campus

Wednesday(class 3)

3pm-5pm(class 3)

USP Middle Campus

Beginner 2

Saturday(class 1)

1pm-3pm(class 1)

USP Middle Campus

Beginner 2

Thursday(class 2)

6pm-8pm(class 2)

USP Middle Campus

Beginner 3

Wednesday

6pm-8pm

USP Middle Campus

Intermediate 1

Tuesday

6pm-8pm

USP Middle Campus

Intermediate 2

Thursday

6pm-8pm

USP Middle Campus

Intermediate 3

Monday

6pm-8pm

USP Middle Campus

Intermediate 4

Saturday

3pm-5pm

USP Middle Campus

Intermediate 5

Wednesday

6pm-8pm

USP Middle Campus

Intermediate 6

Tuesday

6pm-8pm

USP Middle Campus

Advanced 1

Monday

6pm-8pm

USP Middle Campus

Advanced 2

Thursday

6pm-8pm

USP Middle Campus

Reading & Writing

Tuesday

10am-12pm

USP Middle Campus

Children Class

Saturday

1pm-3pm

USP Middle Campus

Martial Arts

Tuesday

3pm-5pm

USP Middle Campus

Course Length: 9th of Feb. to 24th May, 2019 (15 weeks)
Course Rate: FJD200
Application Due Date: 8th of Feb, 2019(First come first served)
* Course and time may be rescheduled according to enrollment number.

Credit Course for USP Students

(Commencing date and fees will be referred to the USP Calendar 2019)

Code

Course

Target students

Standard

Venue

CN101

Chinese Language I

Beginners

HSK 1

USP Laucala Campus

CN201

Chinese Language II

Have completed CN101 or a similar level

HSK 2

USP Laucala Campus

CN301

Chinese Language III

Have completed CN201 or a similar level

HSK 3

USP Laucala Campus

CN302

Chinese Language IV

(Business Chinese)

Have completed CN301 or similar level

HSK 4

USP Laucala Campus

CN101

Online

Chinese Language I

(Online)

Beginners

HSK 1

Online

CN201

Online

Chinese Language II

(Online)

Have completed CN101 or a similar level

HSK 2

Online

 *Excellent students can be nominated for the Chinese Bridge Competition in China. Winners can represent Fiji to participate in the final round in China and win FREE summer camp in China.

In-house Training Course for Hotels and Companies

We can offer an in-house training of Chinese language course for Fijian companies with a business relationship to China and Chinese. The program aims to introduce learners to Chinese language, culture and some customs, helping them solve the problems that may occur in work. It will not only introduce learners to basic Chinese conversations and culture, but also improve listening and speaking skills of Chinese language in work scenarios.

By the end of this program, the learners will be able to:

 

  • Consolidate their knowledge of the Chinese language.
  • Improve Chinese listening and speaking skills especially in work scenarios.
  • Have a better understanding of Chinese culture and customs.

You can contact us at any time to discuss offering in-house training courses.

Welcome onboard and study with us!

 

 

 

 

For USP Staff Laucala

Course in Chinese Language

USP Laucala Campus Staff Only
欢迎您来学汉语

 

The Confucius Institute at USP is offering a Chinese training course of 10-hour-one-session for USP staff. You are welcome to join us for a Chinese learning journey.

Different levels of the courses will start from 20 August 2018. The course for beginners focuses on basic daily social communication skills of Chinese Language - listening and speaking. It starts with Chinese pronunciation, and includes the most practical communication tasks needed to meet the basic requirements of daily life in China. The intermediate course is a continuation of the beginners. It covers a more extensive range of topics and concentrates on developing the skills of language speaking, listening, basic reading and writing.

In the beginner's course, students will learn:

 

  • Chinese Phonetics of  Pinyin;
  • How to greet each other;
  • How to introduce yourself in Chinese;
  • Numbers and time.

The Intermediate course, students will learn:

 

  • How to ask price and talk about money;
  • How to bargain;
  • How to express the size and color, etc.
  • How to order food, make requests and pay the bill.

A certificate of participation indicating the total learning hours and language levels will be given upon your successful completion of the course.

BEGINNERS COURSE    

Venue: USP Middle Campus;      
Course length: 10 weeks;       
Fee: FJD $30.00;
Day: Monday         
Time: 12pm- 1pm 
Venue:  CI-USP Classroom      
 

INTERMEDIATE COURSE

Venue: USP Middle Campus;
Course length: 10 weeks;
Fee: FJD $30.00;
Day: Wednesday
Time: 12pm- 1pm 
Venue: CI-USP Classroom

Application form can be obtained from CI-USP office or  download here

Due date for all Applications: 20 August, 2018 (First come first served).  Classes will start on 20 August, 2018.

For more information, please contact Ms. Mei Fong Luo. tel: 323 1805 or 323 1804 or Ms. Akanisi Antonio. tel: 323 1804; email:uspci(at)usp.ac.fj

Lautoka campus

 

             

Learn Chinese at USP Lautoka Campus

The Confucius Institute at USP, is offering various levels of Mandarin Chinese courses at USP Lautoka Campus in 2019, and will meet different demands from individuals, businesses, schools, government departments and NGOs. Different levels of credit courses (CN101/CN201/CN301/CN302) and social courses are here for your selection. The credit courses will focus not only on the conversational skills of Chinese, but also on linguistic structure and Chinese character writing. The social courses will improve your social communication skills in Chinese, especially in listening and speaking. It includes pronunciation and the most practical communication tasks needed in daily life. We also provide distinctive cultural workshops for students, such as Tea Ceremony, Chinese Calligraphy and Chinese dancing during the semester. 

Chinese Social Courses for General Public

Course Type

Day

Time

Venue

Beginner I – Class 1

Saturday

9am – 11am

USP Lautoka Campus

Beginner I – Class 2

Thursday

6pm – 8pm

USP Lautoka Campus

Beginner II

Saturday

3:30pm – 5:30pm

USP Lautoka Campus

Beginner III

Monday

6pm – 8pm

USP Lautoka Campus

Beginner III

Saturday

1pm – 3pm

USP Lautoka Campus

Intermediate I

Wednesday

6pm – 8pm

USP Lautoka Campus

Reading & Writing II

Tuesday

6pm – 8pm

USP Lautoka Campus

Course Length: 9th of Feb. to 24th May, 2019 (15 weeks)
Course Rate: FJD200
Application Due Date: 8th of Feb, 2019(First come first served)

* Course and time may be rescheduled according to enrollment number.

 

Credit Courses for USP Students
(Commencing date and fees will be referred to the USP Calendar 2019)

Code

Course

Target students

Standard

Venue

CN101

Chinese Language I

Beginners

HSK 1

USP Lautoka Campus

CN201

Chinese Language II

Have completed CN101 or a similar level

HSK 2

USP Lautoka Campus

CN301

Chinese Language III

Have completed CN201 or a similar level

HSK 3

USP Lautoka Campus

CN302

Chinese Language IV

(Business Chinese)

Have completed CN301 or similar level

HSK 4

USP Lautoka Campus

CN101

Online

Chinese Language I

(Online)

Beginners

HSK 1

Online

CN201

Online

Chinese Language II

(Online)

Have completed CN101 or a similar level

HSK 2

Online

*Excellent students can be nominated for the Chinese Bridge Competition in China. Winners can represent Fiji to participate in the final round in China and win FREE summer camp in China.
*After completing four courses, students can get a Minor of Chinese Language.

In-house Training Course for Hotels and Companies

We can offer an in-house training of Chinese language course for Fijian companies with a business relationship to China and Chinese. The program aims to introduce the learners to Chinese language, culture and some customs, helping them solve the problems that may occur in work. It will not only introduce learners to basic Chinese conversations and culture, but also improve listening and speaking skills of Chinese language in work scenarios.

By the end of this program, the learners will be able to:

  • Consolidate the language knowledge in the last training course.
  • Improve listening and speaking abilities especially in work scenarios.
  • Have a better understanding of Chinese culture and customs.

You may contact us at any time to discuss about this course.

Download Application form here or obtain from the Confucius Institute at USP Lautoka Campus front desk. 

Contact us:  

 

 

Emalus campus

Various Levels of Chinese Language Courses in the USP—Emalus Campus

(nǐ)  (hǎo)

A nonprofit organization, the Confucius Classroom at Emalus Campus USP (CC-USP) was established in 2014, which has completed 6 semesters’ Chinese language courses and 3 semesters’ credit courses. Fourteen students have been sent to visit China. We offer Chinese Ambassador’s Scholarships to support some USP students and are authorized by the Chinese Embassy to select and recommend excellent students to apply for the Chinese government scholarship.  

Courses:

USP Credit Course (LL181, LL282, LL381, L382)

Two 2-hour class sessions plus one 1-hour tutorial. 5 hours per week. Refer to the USP Calendar 2018 for the course details and fee schedule. 

Chinese Courses for Social Students

Start from Feb. 5, 2018. 17 weeks. 2 hours per week. ≤ 15 students.  VT 11,200.

Chinese Courses for kids

Start from February. 24, 2018. 14 weeks. Once a week. Two periods each time. ≤ 10 students. VT 7,000.

Teaching Content:

  1. To learn Chinese daily conversation, grammar, characters, in order to better communicate with Chinese;
  2. To experience and understand rich Chinese culture, such as tea culture and food culture, etc.

Expected Results:

  1. A certificate indicating language levels of Chinese will be issued upon completion of the course. 
  2. Students can choose to attend an internationally recognized Chinese language proficiency test (HSK). Please consult CC for detailed information.
  3. Excellent students will be recommended for excursions to China or Chinese scholarships. 

Application Forms 

 

  1. Application form
  2. Application form for Kids
  3. The Chinese Ambassador's Scholarship Application form

Due Date: The beginning day of each class (First come first served) 

Contact Us:

Ms. Naomi Bolenga, Email: naomi.bolenga(at)vanuatu.usp.ac.fj; Tel: 22748 -119; 

Ms. Xiaoshi Wang, Email: xiaoshi.wang(at)usp.ac.fj; Mr.Jianjun Chang, Email: chang_j(at)usp.ac.fj;

Website: www.usp.ac.fj/ci

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Cook Islands campus

Chinese Language Courses at USP Cook Islands Campus 

欢迎你来南太平洋大学库克群岛校区学汉语

 The Confucius Institute at USP is offering the following courses at USP Cook Islands Campus the 2nd semester of 2017. For Social Beginner 1 and Credit Course LL181, you don’t need to have prior knowledge of Chinese language. For other courses, you are required to complete former levels or show relevant level of Chinese language skills. In-house training for a specific purpose can be negotiated with us. 

Social Chinese courses 

Two hours per week for 17 weeks. (8th July. – 3th Nov. 2017).  Rate: NZ$180

 

Level

Class

Day

Time

Beginner 1

 Class 1

Tuesday

4:30 pm -6:30 pm

 Class 2

Friday

9:00 am-11:00 am

Class 3

Saturday

2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Beginner 2

Class 1

Wednesday

 9:30 am -11:30 am

Class 2

Saturday

9:00 am-11:00 am

Intermediate 1

Class 1

Monday

4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Intermediate 2

Class 1

Wednesday

4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Time may be rescheduled according to the student numbers.

A certificate indicating language level of Chinese attained will be issued upon your successful completion of the courses. 

Enrolments closes before courses start.

USP Credit Courses 

Two 2-hour face-to-face lectures plus one 1-hour tutorial per week for 17 weeks, 10th July –5th Nov. 2017. Refer to the USP Calendar 2017 for the course details and fee. 

Level

Session

Day

Time

LL181

Session 1

Thursday

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Session 2

Saturday

9:00 am -11:00 am

Tutorial

Monday

9:00 am – 10: 00 am

LL281

Session 1

Tuesday

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Session 2

Friday

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Tutorial

Thursday

10:00 am – 11: 00 am

LL381

Session 1

Monday

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Session 2

Wednesday

8:00 am -10:00 am

Tutorial

Thursday

10:00 am – 11: 00 am

 

 Contact us for an application form

  • Ms. Tureheni File; Phone: +682 29415, Email: tureneni.file@usp.ac.fj
  • Ms. Xiaoning Lu; Phone: +682 29415, Email: xiaoning.lu@usp.ac.fj
  • Mr. Hongfei Li; Phone: +682 29415, Email: hongfei.li@usp.ac.fj

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School of Language Arts and Media
Faculty of Arts and Law
The University of the South Pacific
Laucala Campus, Suva, Fiji,
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