2023-2024 / LANG7002-1

Elementary Chinese 2


30h Th

Number of credits

 Master in economics : general (120 ECTS)3 crédits 
 Master in management (120 ECTS)3 crédits 
 Master in business engineering (120 ECTS)3 crédits 


Fang Dong

Language(s) of instruction

English language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Chinese characters 150 
Basic grammar (word order, common sentence patterns, general questions, and negative sentences)

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The goal at the end of the course: to reach level A1

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Have successfully completed the standard HEC-Liège Elementary Chinese 1 course or must be able to know the Chinese pronunciation system: Pinyin (the phonetic transcription of Chinese) and Chinese character structure + about 50 words. (Vocabulary)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Discovery of the different units of the textbook, vocabulary, and grammar related to it.
Listening comprehensions
Oral expression (pronunciation, drill, role play)
preparations and drills to be done at home every week.

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course

Additional information:

Face-to-face with priority. In view of the health crisis, part of the course (or all of it) may be carried out remotely. The students will be informed according to the evolution of the situation.    

Recommended or required readings

"Business Chinese" book and syllabus

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam AND oral exam

Additional information:

Final note:
Two parts: 20% + 80%
Class attendance: 20% (present at least 80% of lessons)
Exam in January: 80% (written and oral)

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course



Association of one or more MOOCs