Course Information

Mandarin Chinese HSK1


Below are the sessions that are available for this course.


Mandarin Chinese is one of the most popular languages to learn today and indeed is the most spoken language in the world. HSK (Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi) is the official test of Mandarin Chinese for non-native 16+ learners. HSK is an international standardised exam that tests and rates Chinese language proficiency for higher educational and professional purposes. HSK1 Mandarin Chinese is a short, friendly introduction to Mandarin ideal for beginners and in addition to the language learners will also learn about Chinese culture. In HSK1 you will learn 150 words and will be able to understand and use very simple Chinese phrases to make simple conversations on self-introduction, expression of gratitude and apology, numbers, time and date, weather, etc. Obtaining the HSK 1 certificate gives you an internationally recognised qualification of competency in Chinese.

Additional Information


  • Compulsory Hours: 38
  • Vocabulary: 150 words
  • Course Content

    Learners will receive tuition, guidance and support from a dedicated, enthusiastic and experienced Mandarin Chinese tutor. 150 words

    Assessment Method

    Examination which tests reading and listening skills. There is no coursework however your tutor may give you worksheets to help you.

    Progression Opportunities

    Learners may progress onto HSK2

    Entry Requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this course.