2024 Course Dates

CONFUCIUS INSTITUTE

Course Enrolment

Learn Chinese to challenge yourself, improve employability, engage with rich histories and culture, travel, connect with your heritage and communicate with family, friends and work colleagues.

(All courses $395 for 10 weeks.)

Course code

Courses

Time

Duration

CC.1A.1 Chinese Conversation Level 1A 5:30-7:00pm, Tuesdays 4 March to 10 May
CC.1B.1 (post CC.1A.) Chinese Conversation Level 1A 5:30-7:00pm, Mon/Tue 27 May to 26 July
CC.1C.1 (post CC.1B.) Chinese Conversation Level 1A 5:30-7:00pm, Mon/Tue 5 Aug to 4 Oct
CC.1A.2 (new beginners class) Chinese Conversation Level 1A 5:30-7:00pm, Tuesdays 7 May to 26 July
CC.1B.2 (post CC.1A.2) Chinese Conversation Level 1A 5:30-7:00pm, Tuesdays TBA
CC.1C.2 (post CC.1B.2) Chinese Conversation Level 1A 5:30-7:00pm, Tuesdays TBA
CC.2A.1 Chinese Conversation Level 2A TBC TBC
CC.2B.1 (post CC.2A.1) Chinese Conversation Level 2A TBC TBC
CC.2C.1 (post CC.2B.1) Chinese Conversation Level 2A TBC TBC
CC.3A.1 Chinese Conversation Level 3A 5:30-7:00pm, Friday 4 March to 10 May
CC.3B.1 (post CC.3A.1) Chinese Conversation Level 3A 5:30-7:00pm, Friday 27 May to 26 July
CC.3C.1 (post CC.3B.1) Chinese Conversation Level 3A 5:30-7:00pm, Friday 5 Aug to 4 Oct
CC.4A.1 Chinese Conversation Level 4A 5:30-7:00pm, Wednesdays 4 March to 24 May
CC.4B.1 (post CC4A.1) Chinese Conversation Level 4A 5:30-7:00pm, Wednesdays 27 May to 16 Aug
CC.4C.1 (post CC4A.2) Chinese Conversation Level 4A 5:30-7:00pm, Wednesdays TBA
CC.5A.1 Chinese Conversation Level 5A (and above) TBC TBC
CC.5B.1 (post CC.5A.1) Chinese Conversation Level 5A TBC TBC
CC.5C.1 (post CC.5B.1) Chinese Conversation Level 5A TBC TBC
C121 One-to-One Chinese Courses individually arranged on demand

 

Each Chinese Conversation course runs for 10 weeks, with 1.5-hour evening classes held once a week. (Course times may vary slightly if in agreement with the teacher and students.)

All the courses, except the One-on-One classes that are arranged individually, will be held onsite in person at Confucius Institute premises at the University of Auckland city campus. Class details, including room, access etc will be confirmed prior to the start of class.

 

Course Fees

Chinese Conversation (CC) course One-on-One Chinese classes
1.5 hours per week (10 weeks) individually arranged
NZ$ 395  NZ$ 55 per hour
(1 x free lesson if 10 paid in advance and all lessons taken consecutively.)

* fees include GST

Confucius Institute teachers 

The Confucius Institute in Auckland is pleased to have a cohort of experienced teachers of Chinese to deliver our programmes. 

WANG Yuanyuan

WANG Yuanyuan

CI Fudan teacher

Yuanyuan is an experienced teacher of Chinese from Fudan University, currently based at Confucius Institute in Auckland. She has worked in other Confucius Institute offices at Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)  in Hungary, and at Zayed University in UAE. Yuanyuan is a dedicated teacher who has taught mainly adults but also high school students. 

ZHOU Xiao

ZHOU Xiao

CI Fudan teacher

Xiao is a Chinese language teacher from Fudan University. She has over 10 years of experience in teaching Chinese as a second language. She has taught Chinese at Novasibrisk State University in Russia, Rajamangala Technology University in Thailand and the Confucius Institute of Edmonton in Canada. Since 2021, she has been tutoring Chinese at the University of Otago and is currently based there. She has wide and in-depth experience with oral English teaching and tutoring for HSK exams.

LEI Linda

LEI Linda

CI local teacher

Linda is passionate about both Chinese instruction and learning. She has taught school-age children to adults and also in NZ, USA, and China. Linda was a Graduate Teaching Assistant at the University of Auckland for several years, guiding students through introductory and intermediate Mandarin courses. Her doctoral research looks into strategies and skills designed to conquer the challenges presented by Chinese characters. Linda currently works with CI as a teacher of Chinese.

Confucius

Institute

 

Physical Address:
The University of Auckland
Pembridge House
31 Princes Street
Auckland Central 1010

Phone: +64 9 923 9955
Email: info@ci.ac.nz

Postal Address:
Confucius Institute in Auckland
The University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
Auckland Mail Centre
Auckland 1142, New Zealand

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