Learn Mandarin Chinese

Course Starts August 31st – Every Saturday for 12 Weeks
Class will not meet the week of 10/5.

7 Students of 25 Registered , last updated 8/18

About the Instructors:
Yabing Wang – Yabing is the Chinese Language Instructor at Oral Roberts University; Yabing has taught Mandarin at ORU for 4+ years. Yabing has a Masters in Education from the University of Central Oklahoma with a specialization in BiLingual Education. Yabing is happily married and also serves as the Mandarin Worship Leader at her church.

Syllabus and Course Outline
The course outline below is a sample, however, may be altered based on the class’ progress or instructor discretion. Each week, time will be spent learning grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and dialogue practice with native speakers.

Week 1: Introduction, Course Overview, Tones, Proper Pronunciation
Week 2: Greet Me
Week 3: Asking About Someone’s Background
Week 4: Describing a Family Photo
Week 5: Learning about My Family
Week 6: Take Me Out
Week 7: Asking Someone Out to Dinner
Week 8: Tell Me Your Hobbies
Week 9: Let’s Go Play
Week 10: Visit a Friend’s House
Week 11: Say it Like the Chinese Say It
Week 12: Final Dialogue, Summary, and Discussion about Next Course