Chinese - Languages for all Module

School of Humanities, Social Sciences and Law

Spoken by over 900 million people, and one of the foremost languages of international communication learn Mandarin Chinese from scratch or develop your skills

Date of entry

September 2023

Start date
September 2023
22 weeks
Study mode
Part Time
Online / Dundee City Campus

Access one of the world's oldest and richest continuous cultures of over 5,000 years old. Discover the people through this most widely spoken language and hold your own in conversation with them - develop competent communication skills in formal/informal social settings, travel and work situations, hotels, restaurants and shops, etc.

Maximise career opportunities in diplomacy, research, science and business. China is the second largest economy in the world. Chinese is spoken by over 900 million people, it is one of the foremost languages of international communication.

This course is part of the Languages for All programme at Dundee, offering everyone the opportunity to study a language, whether for personal or professional reasons.

Classes are taught in the evening and you can choose from a wide range of languages, many of which are available at different levels.

Benefits of studying with us include use of library facilities with language-specific support material, and the full range of online resources and software available to full time students.

You may be eligible for a Part-Time Free grant from SAAS depending on your circumstances.

Current University of Dundee students

If you are a student at the University of Dundee, you may be able to join a Languages for All course for free:

  • undergraduates on many MA or BSc courses can take an Languages for All module during Level 1 or 2, in place of one of their 20-credit modules

All other students can enrol on Languages for All courses in addition to their main area of study for the normal fee.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for these courses, however you should use our guide to stages to work out which stage you should apply to.
You can change stage later if you made a mistake.

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