Upcoming Events


Melbourne: ACBC/Confucius Institute (University of Melbourne) Beginner Chinese Language Classes

15 April 2015 to 13 May 2015

Yarra Room, International Chamber House, Level 5, 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne

or email us at events.acbcvic@acbc.com.au, call (03) 9027 5606

Course objectives

This 5 week course is designed to assist those who have never learned, or have just begun learning, to develop communication skills in Chinese. Participants who complete this course will be able to:

  • perform basic greetings and expressions for daily commercial communication
  • master the pronunciation of Chinese words and names
  • be equipped with skills for polite social interaction
  • recognise and write at least 30 Chinese characters

Topics are as follows :

Session 1:            Phonetics + Pronouncing Chinese Names

Session 2:            Self-Introduction + basic greetings + numbers

Session 3:            What time is it now?

Session 4:            How much does this cost? (Talking about money)            

Session 5:            What do you do? (Talk about occupations) (Revision)


5.15pm for 5.30pm – 6.30pm


The following Wednesdays : April 15, 22, 29, May 6, 13, 2015


Yarra Room, International Chmaber House, Level 5, 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne.


$158.00 for members (incl. GST), $200.000 for non-ACBC members

  • Pricing covers learning materials and light refreshments.
  • Class sizes limited, please book early to secure your place.

Photo ID required for security pass entry to the building