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Current Community Courses

To request disability accommodations, please contact the Confucius Institute at 608.342.1310.
All courses will be taught in Royce 110 unless otherwise noted.

Please register through our online 'Program Registration Form' and submit cash or a check payable to UW-Platteville Confucius Institute to 1 University Plaza, Royce Hall 107, Platteville, WI 53818.


 TAI CHI COMMUNITY
For any individual interested in learning the exercise forms and practical applications of Tai Chi in his or her life. 
Dates: Mondays and Wednesday
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Location: Pioneer Activities Center, Williams Fieldhouse, Studio #2
Register: Through the PAC Administrative Office in Williams Fieldhouse

MANDARIN I - $50
This course is for students with little or no background in Chinese. Students will gain an understanding of standard Hanyu (Chinese language) with emphasis on listening and speaking. After completing this class, students will be able to grasp the four tones in Mandarin Chinese language and understand the Pinyin system.
Dates: Thursdays, Sep 7 - Dec 14
Time: 5:00 - 6:00 PM

MANDARIN II - $50
This course is for students who completed Mandarin I or already know 30-50 Chinese words. After completion of this class, students should be able to carry on simple conversations in Chinese and have a good foundation for further studying.
Dates: Mondays, Sep 11 - Dec 11
Time: 5:00 - 6:00 PM

CHINESE TABLE - Free
The instructor will be available to answer anyone's questions regarding China, Chinese language, Chinese culture, etc. Stop by anytime within the open study hour.
Dates: Fridays, Sep 8 - Dec 15
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 AM

YOUTH/PARENT CHINESE I - $50
This course is for all those who are interested in the basics of the Chinese language. We focus on language used in Chinese daily life, such as how to express your likes and dislikes, daily food, clothes, transportation, etc.
Instructor: Eileen Wu
Dates: Fridays, Sep 8 - Dec 15
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 AM
Note: A guardian must be present with children under 6-years old. Parents, please remind your students to behave as they would in school, during class.

YOUTH/PARENT CHINESE II- $50
This course is for all those who are interested in the basics of the Chinese language. We focus on language used in Chinese daily life, such as how to express your likes and dislikes, daily food, clothes, transportation, etc.
Instructor: Eileen Wu
Dates: Wednesdays, Sep 6 - Dec 13
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Note: A guardian must be present with children under 6-years old. Parents, please remind your students to behave as they would in school, during class.

 YOUTH MARTIAL ARTS - $20
This course is for all those who are interested in the basics of martial arts. We focus on simple self-defense and basic forms.
Instructor: Felix Fan
Dates: Thursdays, Sep 7 - Nov 16
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Lawn by Royce or McGregor

INDIVIDUAL TUTORING - $20 per hour session
For individual/family/group with specific needs in starting or continuing to learn Chinese in a supportive one on one format. All ages and learning levels welcome. Textbooks Fee.
Dates: Mondays – Fridays
Time: 8:00am – 8:00pm

Confucius - Contact Info

Contact Information

Semester Hours

Monday-Thursday: 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Office of Confucius Institute

107 Royce Hall
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI  53818


Tel: 608.342.1310
Fax: 608.342.1005
E-mail: confucius@uwplatt.edu

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