The Nottingham Confucius Institute

HSK Level 3 - Part A

This module is designed for students who have completed HSK 1 and 2 courses or students with equivalent language skills. Excellent command of Pinyin and a speaking and listening vocabulary of 300 words are prerequisites to starting the course.

Duration: 10 weeks

Start date: 
Tuesday 25 January 2022 (6-8pm); OR
Saturday 29 January 2022 (12:30-2:30pm)

Venue: Online

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • develop a speaking and listening vocabulary of approximately 400 words (vocabulary)
  • understand a passage of about 100 words with 80% comprehension (listening)
  • talk about hobbies, habits, experiences, travel, etc, in the future, present, and past tenses (speaking)
  • read an article of about 200 words with 75% comprehension (reading)
  • write a composition of about 180 words with reasonable accuracy (writing)
  • understand basic Chinese etiquette and customs related to the course content (culture)


Nottingham Confucius Institute

Room A23, CI Library
Si Yuan Building
Jubilee Campus
Nottingham, NG8 1BB

telephone: +44 (0)115 748 4502
fax: +44 (0)115 846 6324