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Business Chinese Programme

Program Level :  
Certificate
Duration :  
Beginner - 50 Sessions (150 hours), Intermediate - 30 Sessions (90 hours), Advanced -20 sessions (60 hours)
School Name :  
Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Introduction
Jointly conducted by Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA) and Confucius Institute, NTU. The Business Chinese Programme aims to help individuals acquire the necessary Chinese proficiency skills so that they can handle workplace situations in which Chinese language is required. These include emailing, reading and writing business documents in Chinese, handling Chinese-speaking customers, conducting meetings and presentations in Chinese, etc.
Curriculum
70% Subsidy (T&C apply)

Beginner

- Beginner module is targetted at those who have not studied Chinese language before and/or possess a Primary 3 and below Chinese language proficiency

- Participants enroling for the Beginner module are not required to attempt for pre-course test (BCT)

- Participants have to produce academic transcripts of primary and secondary/high school for proof of Chinese language proficiency or declare in a training agreement form that they have not studied Chinese language before and/or possess a Primary 3 and below Chinese language proficiency


Intermediate / Advanced

- Intermediate or Advanced modules are targetted at those who possess a Primary 3 and above Chinese language proficiency.

- Enrolment is open only to individuals who have attempted the pre-course assessment tests (BCT) and received training recommendation from WDA (CES)

- Participants can only enrol for the course module stated in WDA (CES) training recommendation letter
Entry Requirements
Criteria for Subsidy:
- Applicable only to Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents
- Register and sit for pre-course assessment tests (BCT) not applicable for beginner level participants
- Attendance of minimum 75%
- Register and sit for post-course assessment tests (BCT)