Pick a course level with reference to the
studied hours summary.
Fill in the language
background section in the application form. Write
clearly your study history
related to Chinese language (Putonghua
or Cantonese) whether local or abroad. The course coordinator(s)
will determine whether the course you applied for is suitable for
you. In some occasions, intermediate or advanced level courses are
not available in the evening. Students will then be encouraged to
join the day time regular
programmes in which more levels are offered.
For absolute beginners or are applying for the lowest
level module, they are not required to go through the
For non beginners, or who
are not sure about their level of proficiency, they are welcome
Tsim Sha Tsui
Learning Centre to
browse over the textbooks and decide whether you
are suitable to a certain level of courses. For reservation, please
call the general office during the office hour at 3943 6727.
and writing placement, speaking assessment is offered. Click here
If assessed students could not be admitted finally, as long
as the withdrawal decision is made before the deadline of application,
there will be tuition fee refund. Application fee, in any case,
is non refundable.
There will be no refund and placement after the application
deadline and placement day.
It is not common for a non-native Chinese speaker, even with
advanced level Chinese, to study the courses for native Chinese
speakers, due to pedagogy and difference in student needs. For students
who wish to consider this option, please study, sign on and act
according to this
need a placement test?
Non-native Chinese speaking students who (1) are not beginner
of Chinese language or (2) intend to enroll a course other
than level 1 are highly encouraged to take the placement
test prior to arrival and registration in Hong Kong. Your
cooperation will facilitate class planning and place students
to an appropriate level in advance as much as possible.
is covered in the placement test?
Both written and oral placements are needed. The written placement
includes tasks like translation, reading comprehension and
vocabulary recognition. In the oral placement, you are required
to answer a few questions.
1. Please submit your course application form first.Placement
will not be given to one which has not completed the application
the written placement version and format according to your
choice and click the link for downloading.
the appropriate link for oral placement.
the saved file for No. 2 to 3 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will inform you of the level and/ or class once the placement
result is ready.
you do not have the device for computer oral placement, you
can use similar devices like MP3 and smart-phone recorder
to record your speech performance. Other procedures remain
the same. If there is not any voice recording device, Putonghua
students please at least send in the written placement.