SMALL GROUP CHINESE CLASS

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  • Duration

    16/32 weeks

  • Lessons Per Day

    2 Hours

  • Accommodation

    Not Included

  • Daily Meals

    Not Included

  • Student Number

    Less Than 15

  • Program Start

    End of Feb, End of Aug

  • Tuition Starting From

    RMB 5000

  • language levels

    Any Level

Course Features

In this program I will:
  • Improve my Chinese skills through active interaction with my teacher and classmates
  • Be provided with help to obtain a long-term student visa
  • Learn Chinese in an inexpensive but fun and efficient way
  • Have a relatively relaxed schedule and more time to explore the culture and the city
  • Make friends with my classmates who come from different parts of the world
Program Intro

Is this programfor me?

Interaction with the Teacher and Classmates

    Besides the famous one-on-one immersion Chinese language program at Keats, the small group Chinese class is another popular program of Keats. The teachers use plenty of games and activities to get you involved in the class. You will have the opportunity to practice your speaking and get corrected immediately. The teachers for the small group classes are experienced and use unique teaching methods developed by Keats.

    Tuition Fee As Low As RMB 5000

      If you want to learn Chinese in China in a very affordable way, this is the perfect program for you. At Keats, we aim to provide everyone from every country with an opportunity to learn the Chinese language from professional instructors. If you plan to work in China after you study at Keats, this is a great program to get you prepared by steadily improving your Chinese. The tuition fee is as low as RMB 5000 for 1 semester (16 weeks).

      Student Visa Provided

        Keats is one of the very few private language schools in China that can provide X1/X2 student visas and study resident permit. The student visa fee for one semester is RMB 450. After you complete your registration at Keats, we will send you instructions on how to get your student visa with help from Keats. Keats can also provide spouse visas and children visas.

        50% Returning Students

          Each year, over 200 students choose to enrol in small group classes. Over 50% of them choose to go on to another semester of study. What keeps students studying at Keats is the fast rate of progress and the warm and friendly academic learning environment that helps sustain students’ motivation. The small group Chinese class is 2 hours a day Monday to Friday , 16 weeks for one semester. The levels for the classes are: beginner (HSK 1), elementary 1 (HSK 2), elementary 2 (HSK 3), intermediate 1 (HSK 4), intermediate 2 (HSK 5), and advanced (HSK 6).

          CLASS OPTIONS

          There are two semesters a year: Spring semester and Fall semester. The Spring semester usually starts at the end of February. The Fall semester usually starts at the end of August.

          Beginner class is designed for students who have never studied Chinese.

          You will achieve HSK 1 after taking the Beginner class.

          The small group Chinese class is 2 hours a day Monday to Friday, 16 weeks for one semester.

           

          Elementary 1 class is designed for students who have studied Chinese for at least 4 months (160 hours) and are able to recognize 100 Chinese characters and use 150 Chinese words.

          You will achieve HSK 2 after the Elementary 1 class.

          The small group Chinese class is 2 hours a day Monday to Friday, 16 weeks for one semester.

           

          Elementary 2 class is designed for students who have studied Chinese for at least 8 months (320 hours) and are able to recognize 300 Chinese characters and use 600 Chinese words.

          You will achieve HSK 3 after the Elementary 2 class.

          The small group Chinese class is 2 hours a day Monday to Friday, 16 weeks for one semester.

           

          Intermediate 1 class is designed for students who have studied Chinese for at least 12 months (480 hours) and are able to recognize 600 Chinese characters and use 1200 Chinese words.

          You will achieve HSK 4 after the Intermediate 1 class if you study hard.

          The small group Chinese class is 2 hours a day Monday to Friday, 16 weeks for one semester.

           

           

          Intermediate 2 class is designed for students who have studied Chinese for at least 24 months (960 hours) and are able to recognize 1000 Chinese characters and use 2500 Chinese words.

          You will achieve HSK 5 after the Intermediate 2 class if you study hard.

          The small group Chinese class is 2 hours a day Monday to Friday, 16 weeks for one semester.

           

          Advance class is designed for students who have are able to recognize 2000 Chinese characters and use 5000 Chinese words.

          You will achieve HSK 6 after taking 2 to 3 semesters of the advanced classes at Keats.

          The small group Chinese class is 2 hours a day Monday to Friday, 16 weeks for one semester.

           

          ADDITIONAL SUPPORTS

          By enrolling in the small group class, I will get

          VISA APPLICATION ASSISTANCE

          ADDITIONAL SUPPORTS

          Keats is one of the very few private language schools in China that can provide X1/X2 student visas and study resident permits. The student visa fee for one semester is RMB 450. After you complete your registration at Keats, we will send you instructions on how to get your student visa with the help from Keats. Keats can also provide spouse visas and children visas.

          Single Room with Private Bathroom

          We provide accommodation for small Chinese class students. The rent is RMB 3000 for 4 weeks, including wifi, property management fee, and utilities. You will stay in a single room with private bathroom. The rooms we can provide to the students in the small group classes are very limited. Full payment needs to be paid in advance in order to secure a room.

          3 meals a day

          The meals are RMB 80 per day for 3 meals. The meals are offered Monday to Friday. We provide authentic Chinese food. Keats Cafeteria is located in the same building as the classrooms and single dorm rooms.

          GYMNASIUM

          Access to the gym is RMB 800 per month. The opening hours are 10am to 10pm everyday.

          FREE PLACEMENT TEST

          We will offer a free placement test before the semester starts. The teacher will suggest one class that is most suitable for your level. During the first week of the semester, you are welcome to try all classes and then decide which class you want to stay in.

          FREE SERVICES

          Access to Online Learning Materials

          High speed internet and use of the computers

          Program Certificates

          THE PROGRAM'S IMPACT

          Stew testimonial for keats chinese school

          Stew | UK

          Small Group Chinese Class

          The place is very cool. I am with a great group of people in my class, so coming to classes is very enjoyable. It is fun, we have a lot discussions, games, activities. Our teachers are also very good, very supportive. Learning Chinese is intimidating at the start because you have so many questions. But I would advise coming to Keats because the atmosphere for learning is great. It is very relax. I would recommend the school.

          Kirsten testimonial for keats chinese school

          Kristen | Canada

          Small Group Chinese Class

          I have really enjoyed coming to Keats and meeting the teachers here and the students. We have a lot of fun in class. It is a really great school to learn with good teaching methods and really good textbook, examples and games and everything.

          Amauri testimonial for keats chinese school

          Amauri | USA

          Small Group Chinese Class

          The teachers at Keats know how to read the students. They know the level of the students. I am a slow learner, but they managed to adapt to my learning. They made the class very fun, very exciting. I am pleased that not only I got to learn the culture and the language, I got to make amazing friends, really unbelievable, Chinese friends and European friends, American friends, from all over the world.

          Vanya testimonial for keats chinese school

          Vanya | BULGARIA

          Small Group Chinese Class

          I found Keats to be very good, teachers are excellent, and really take the students seriously. Kunming is a great city. The environment is awesome, no pollution. The air quality is great, good weather. People here are very friendly. I come to take classes every day. I feel comfortable studying at Keats. I learned so much things, although I only studied at Keats for 2 months. I am really satisfied with my teacher. For us foreigners, Keats is really a great help. Therefore, I would highly recommend Keats to all of you.

          Matteo testimonial for keats chinese school

          Matteo | Italy

          Small Group Chinese Class

          Sully testimonial for keats chinese school

          Sully | France

          Small Group Chinese Class

          All my classmates stay together for one year and we improved so much! The teachers are all very great. They like to organize a lot of activities to help us learn Chinese.

          Jade | UK & Mauritius

          Small Group Chinese Class

          I think the learning environment here is great. The teaching methods are also very interactive and fun. What I particularly enjoy here is the fact that my teacher does not stick to the textbook. We spend a lot of time discussing general topics, such as Chinese culture, world news, typical expressions used by local people. We also discuss social and economic topics.

          Viktor testimonial for keats chinese school

          Viktor | Switzerland

          Small Group Chinese Class

          My school is amazing. I recommend Keats School because it is a more convenient way to learn Chinese here in Kunming.

          FEES

          The price in RMB is the standard payment we accept. Below is the price conversion in
          US dollars or Euros for reference.

          What's Your Chinese Learning Goal?

          Laying the Foundation

          You can take the beginner class, which is designed for students who have never studied Chinese.

          • Class Time: 8:30 - 10:30
          • Textbook: HSK 1

          Basic Communication

          You can take the elementary 1 (HSK 2) or elementary 2 (HSK 3). They are designed for students who have studied Chinese for at least 4 months (160 hours) and are able to recognize 250 Chinese characters and use 350 Chinese words.

          • Class Time For Elementary 1: 10:40 - 12:40
          • Textbook For Elementary 1: HSK 2 & 3
          • Class Time For Elementary 2: 13:30 - 15:30
          • Textbook For Elementary 2: HSK 3 & 4

          Conversational

          You can take the intermediate 1 (HSK 4) or intermediate 2 (HSK 5). They are designed for students who have studied Chinese for at least 10 months and are able to recognize 600 Chinese characters and use 1000 Chinese words.

          • Class Time for Intermediate 1: 13:30 - 15:30
          • Textbook for Intermediate 1: Boya Pre-Intermediate 1
          • Class Time for Intermediate 2: 10:40 - 12:40
          • Textbook for Intermediate 2: Boya Pre-Intermediate 2

          Professional

          You can take the advanced (HSK 6) class. It is designed for students who have learned Chinese for at least 22 months and are able to recognize 1200 Chinese characters and use 2000 Chinese words.

          • Class Time for Advanced: 8:30 -10:30
          • Textbook for Advanced: Boya Intermediate 1

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