Intermediate Mandarin Chinese (HSK3) Course A
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Intermediate Mandarin Chinese (HSK3) Course A

Structured language course with lectures, quizzes, practices, projects, and HSK3 exam prep
4.6 (74 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
649 students enrolled
Last updated 6/2017
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Includes:
  • 6 hours on-demand video
  • 2 Articles
  • 34 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Read and write 600 Chinese words (also 600 unique Chinese characters) as specified in the HSK1-3 curriculum
  • Use more advanced grammatical constructs to communicate more specific and complex ideas in Chinese, both verbally and in writing
  • Ace the HSK 3 test
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Requirements
  • Preview our videos. If you can follow along, you're ready to take the lessons!
  • Your Chinese should be at the "intermediate level" (B1/HSK 3). If you took the HSK level 2 exam you should at least get 60%.
  • Knowledge of Chinese characters is a huge plus. But if you struggle with characters, don't worry. By the end of the course you will know the 300 characters necessary to pass the HSK3 exam.
Description

Learn the vocabulary and grammatical constructs so you can communicate more specific and complex ideas in Mandarin Chinese, and pass the HSK 3 test (Chinese language proficiency test, level 3).


Following the standard curriculum as set forth by the official HSK 3, this online course will:

  • expand your vocabulary with HSK3 characters and words (e.g. 香蕉、相信、校长、热情)
  • help you with correct usage (e.g. compare 又 and 再, 就 and 才, 还是 and 或者, 刚 and 刚才)
  • clearly explain all 47 HSK3 grammar points to help you fulfill more advanced communicative functions
  • get you more proficient with reading and writing text in Chinese characters


Ace HSK3 Test!

The course is divided into 2 halves.  Lessons 1-10 is in Course A (this course), and lessons 11-20 is in Course B.  After you finish both courses, you will be well prepared to take the HSK3 test.

Who is the target audience?
  • Chinese learner at the "Lower Intermediate" level (B1 / HSK 3)
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Curriculum For This Course
101 Lectures
05:54:31
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Welcome
4 Lectures 06:21

Understanding course requirements
01:14


Learning vocabulary using Quizlet
01:47
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Lesson 1 - 周末你有什么打算
10 Lectures 53:23
Warm-up 1: “我还没想好”
02:32

Vocabulary 1
07:15

Grammar 3.1.1 - Expressing “done” with “V好”
08:53

Quiz
5 questions

Review & Activity 1
03:08

Warm-up 2: “你怎么一点儿也不着急”
02:23

Vocabulary 2
07:30

Grammar 3.1.2 - “Not at all” with “一个都/也不”
14:11

Quiz
5 questions

Grammar 3.1.3 - Expressing “so then” with “那”
01:46

Quiz
5 questions

Review & Activity 2
02:03

Dictation
03:42

Checklist
3 questions
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Lesson 2 - 他什么时候回来?
10 Lectures 37:57
Warm-up 1: “吃了就睡,睡了就吃”
02:15

Vocabulary 1
04:22

Grammar 3.2.1 - Successive Actions with 了……就
06:48

Quiz
5 questions

Review & Activity 1
02:54

Warm-up 2: “我带来了一把伞”
01:44

Vocabulary 2
04:16

Grammar 3.2.2 - Complements of Direction V来/去
08:09

Quiz
5 questions

Grammar 3.2.3 - Rhetoric question 能……吗?
02:08

Review & Activity 2
02:20

Dictation
03:01

Checklist
3 questions
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Lesson 4 - 她总是笑着跟客人说话 (Free Preview Available for Entire Lesson)
9 Lectures 27:38
Warm-up 1
01:36

Vocabulary 1
04:59

Grammar 3.4.1 - The Structure 又······又······
02:58

Quiz
3 questions

Review & Activity 1
02:07

Warm-up 2
01:27

Vocabulary 2
04:30

Grammar 3.4.2 - The Accompanying Action V着V
04:15

Quiz
3 questions

Review & Activity 2
02:09

Dictation
03:37

Checklist
3 questions
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Lesson 5 - 我最近越来越胖了
9 Lectures 27:39
Warm-up 1
02:40

Vocabulary 1
04:38

Grammar 3.5.1 - 了 Indicating a Change
04:46

Quiz
3 questions

Review & Activity 1
02:08

Warm-up 2
01:53

Vocabulary 2
02:16

Grammar 3.5.2 - The Structure 越来越
02:50

Quiz
4 questions

Review & Activity 2
02:00

Dictation
04:28

Checklist
3 questions
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Lesson 6 - 怎么突然找不到了
10 Lectures 36:24
Warm-up 1
01:51

Vocabulary 1
04:00

Grammar 3.6.1 - Complements of Possibility V得、V不
09:34

Quiz
3 questions

Review & Activity 1
02:01

Warm-up 2
02:10

Vocabulary 2
03:49

Grammar 3.6.2 - Ask about Location with "N呢"
02:46

Quiz
3 questions

Grammar 3.6.3 - Comparison of 刚 and 刚才
03:45

Quiz
3 questions

Review & Activity 2
02:08

Dictation
04:20

Checklist
3 questions
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Lesson 7 - 我跟她都认识五年了
10 Lectures 33:42
Warm-up 1
01:43

Vocabulary 1
03:50

Grammar 3.7.1 - Expressing Durations of Time
06:26

Quiz
3 questions

Grammar 3.7.2 - Expressing Interest
02:51

Quiz
3 questions

Review & Activity 1
02:43

Warm-up 2
02:29

Vocabulary 2
03:02

Grammar 3.7.3 - Indicating Time with 半, 刻, 差
03:45

Quiz
3 questions

Review & Activity 2
02:30

Dictation
04:23

Checklist
3 questions
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Lesson 8 - 你去哪儿我就去哪儿
9 Lectures 31:18
Warm-up 1
01:39

Vocabulary 1
04:16

Grammar 3.8.1 - Comparison of 又 and 再
05:40

Quiz
3 questions

Review & Activity 1
02:25

Warm-up 2
01:42

Vocabulary 2
04:25

Grammar 3.8.2 - Flexible Use of Interrogative Pronouns (Part 1
04:41

Quiz
3 questions

Review & Activity 2
02:12

Dictation
04:18

Checklist
3 questions
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Lesson 9 - 她的汉语说得跟中国人一样好
9 Lectures 29:33
Warm-up 1 - “怎样不被kidnap”
01:29

Vocabulary 1
04:58

Grammar 3.9.1 - The More… The More… 越... 越 …
04:30

Quiz
5 questions

Review & Activity 1
02:54

Warm-up 2 - “一样?不一样?”
01:11

Vocabulary 2
07:25

Grammar 3.9.2 - As… As… 跟……一样
04:18

Quiz
5 questions

Review & Activity 2
02:48

Please make sure to review both (1) the LESSON SET and (2) the MAKE-UP CHARACTER SET from Quizlet before continuing with the dictation.

Please listen to the attached audio file and write down the characters on the piece of paper.  There are 10 characters in total.  Scroll down for answers.

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Below is the answer key.

1. 中文班 2. 放心  3. 一样  4. 比较  5. 了解  6. 中间  7. 参加  8. 早饭  9. 没有  10. 因为

Dictation
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We are a team of instructors dedicated to provide the highest quality of online Mandarin Chinese learning experience.  We believe that a communicative approach to language learning, coupled with extensive reading and writing, putting to practical use of what you learn.  Our aim is to release a series of courses that takes the learner from the very beginning stage to a very advanced level, following the HSK curriculum.