|Name of University/学校名称:||Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (上海中医药大学)||Type of Program/项目类型:||Chinese Language|
|Program Name/项目名称:||Practical Chinese Program (non-full-time) (实用汉语项目（非全日制）)||Qualification Awarded/学位授予:||NA|
|Language of Instruction/授课语言:||Chinese||Tuition Fees/学费:||5000 (RMB)|
|Date of Enrollment/开学时间:||Mar 1, 2021||Duration of Study/学习持续时间:||4-6 months|
|Application Start Date/项目申请开始日期:||Nov 1, 2020||Application Deadline/项目申请截止日期:||Feb 28, 2021|
1. Program orientation：This course is suitable for foreign individuals who lack time to study Chinese due to work or home commitments. Through a variety of engaging classroom teaching and cultural experience activities, students’ listening, speaking, reading and writing skills are strengthened, and practical communication in their daily life and work are enhanced.
2. Main courses and course features：
√ Introductory comprehensive Chinese: suitable for non-native Chinese speaking students with zero basics in Chinese language.
√ Elementary comprehensive Chinese: suitable for non-native Chinese speaking students, but are required to have mastered about 1000 common vocabulary or have learned Chinese for at least half a year.
√ Intermediate comprehensive Chinese: suitable for non-native Chinese speaking students, but are required to have mastered about 2000 common vocabulary or have learned Chinese for at least a year.
√ Advanced comprehensive Chinese: suitable for non-native Chinese speaking students, but are required to have mastered about 2500 common vocabulary or have learned Chinese for at least a year and half.
√ Small classes with an average of 15 students. Every student gets more attention and better study opportunities.
√ Mixed classes of students from all countries, providing a conducive environment for multi-cultural interactions.
√ Application open all year round, free sit-in experience，applicants with knowledge of basic Chinese can join classes according to their Chinese level.
Cultural experience courses and language practical activities：
√ Organize a series of Chinese cultural experience courses every semester: Chinese calligraphy and paintings, Chinese medicine culture, Chinese traditional festival activities etc.
√ Organize international students to visit cultural sites in Shanghai or historical cities around Shanghai every semester.
√ Organize various literary and art activities every semester: Chinese speaking contest, Chinese singing contest etc.
3. Program certificate: Program certification will be awarded upon completion of all required courses and passing all examinations.
Application website: http://apply.shutcm.edu.cn/.
√ 18 - 60 years old
√ Good health condition with valid foreign passport