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HSK Standard Course Level 3: 3.2

Gain the skills and confidence to communicate in Chinese and prepare for the Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK) level 3 test.

Three students
  • Duration

    5 weeks
  • Weekly study

    2 hours
  • 100% online

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Develop your Chinese through expertly crafted videos and learning materials

This five-week course from Chinese Plus will help you continue to develop your skills in reading, writing, and speaking Chinese at an intermediate level.

The knowledge you gain on this course will help you prepare for the Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK) level 3 test.

Discover essential Chinese vocabulary and grammar

Throughout the course, you’ll listen to different conversations to help you learn Chinese vocabulary you can use in everyday conversations.

You’ll also develop your understanding of Chinese grammar, including how to use the complement of possibility, approximate numbers and the structure 越A越B; how to express an interest and a period of time; and how to ask about location with 呢.

Develop your ability to read in Chinese

The course will give you plenty of opportunities to read Chinese characters and hone your skills.

You’ll be guided step-by-step to help you recognise 200 key Chinese characters.

Learn common Chinese phrases

To help aid your understanding of Chinese, you’ll listen to and learn common Chinese phrases.

By the end of the course, you’ll feel more confident in reading, writing, and speaking Chinese like a native.

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What topics will you cover?

  • How to use the structure for the complements of possibility and know the difference between 刚才 and 刚
  • How to express a period of time and how to express an interest in someone or something
  • How to use Interrogative Pronouns with the word 就 and compare the different usage of 又 and 再
  • How to use the comparative structures
  • How to express of approximate number

Prove you're job ready

Highlight the new, job-relevant skills you’ve gained and supplement existing qualifications with a hard-earned, industry-specific digital certificate – plus one for every course within your ExpertTrack.

  • Learn the latest in your chosen industry or subject.
  • Complete each course and pass assessments.
  • Receive certificates validated by the educating organisation.
  • Impress employers with learning outcomes you can add to your CV.
  • Make your career dreams a reality.

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Learning on this course

On every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • a good understand on Chinese grammar and sentence structure
  • a good understanding of Chinese writing system
  • with native speakers to communicate in a more complex situation
  • the contemporary culture and life in China
  • to successfully sit the Chinese Proficiency Exam HSK level 3

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for anyone with experience in basic Chinese. It is recommended that you have completed the [HSK 2: Chinese Language for Post-Beginners ExpertTrack](https://www.futurelearn.com/experttracks/hsk-2-chinese-language-post-beginner or that you have at least 70 hours of Chinese language experience.

Who will you learn with?

has been teaching Chinese in the UK higher education for over 10 years. She has developed innovative learning methods and teaching materials during her teaching experience.

Who developed the course?

Chinese Plus

Chinese Plus lends support to domestic and foreign educational institutions, social organizations, and enterprises to take part in Online Chinese Class and set up localized platforms to conduct remote online Chinese education. It offers an all-in-one service package that includes online “teaching, learning, testing, and researching” as well as Chinese-centered online preparatory courses and “Chinese + vocational education” courses, among other services.

  • Established

  • Location

    Beijing, China

About this ExpertTrack

Develop your Chinese language skills and learn everything you need to know to complete the Chinese Proficiency Test at level 3.

Start learning today - free 7-day trial

After your free trial you can:

  • Pay $39 per month to keep learning online
  • Have complete control over your subscription; you can cancel any time
  • Work at your own pace and set your own deadlines at every stage
  • Only pay while you’re learning; the subscription will cancel automatically when you finish
  • Complete online assessments to test your knowledge and prove your skills
  • Earn digital course certificates and a final award that you can share online, with potential employers, and your professional network
  • Keep access to the content of courses you complete even after your subscription ends

Learning on FutureLearn

Your learning, your rules

  • Courses are split into weeks, activities, and steps to help you keep track of your learning
  • Learn through a mix of bite-sized videos, long- and short-form articles, audio, and practical activities
  • Stay motivated by using the Progress page to keep track of your step completion and assessment scores

Join a global classroom

  • Experience the power of social learning, and get inspired by an international network of learners
  • Share ideas with your peers and course educators on every step of the course
  • Join the conversation by reading, @ing, liking, bookmarking, and replying to comments from others

Map your progress

  • As you work through the course, use notifications and the Progress page to guide your learning
  • Whenever you’re ready, mark each step as complete, you’re in control
  • Complete 90% of course steps and all of the assessments to earn your certificate

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