Basic Mandarin A
This course is for students with little or no background in Chinese. It will help students to gain an understanding of standard Hanyu (Chinese language) with an emphasis on listening and speaking. Each weekly lesson is one hour. When finishing up this class, students will be able to grasp the four tones in Mandarin Chinese language and understand the Pinyin system. Instructor: Eileen Wu. Fee: $40 for entire course. Dates/Times: Thursdays, Jan. 30, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27 March 6 from 1:00-2:00 p.m.