Chinese Courses


Welcome to Chinese courses offered by Confucius Institute of Stellenbosch University. We hope you will enjoy learning Chinese with us and take advantage of all that Confucius Institute and Stellenbosch University have to offer.  Our courses are also available to the public, welcome to join us.


Course inform​​ation

Number of lessons per week 
Two classes of 60 minutes each per week, over a period of 12 weeks (excluding public holidays).
All courses are offered with a minimum of five students per class. If the number of students is fewer than five, a course may be cancelled or, after careful consideration two class may be combined. 

Expected outcomes 
Students should be able to demonstrate language ability in certain daily communication, and should be able to pass the HSK tests appropriate to their levels.
Chinese Courses Outline Overview 

Summary of module content 
An integrated approach incorporating listening, speaking and reading skills (including grammar and vocabulary) will be adopted. However, a specific language skill (including basic writing) may be emphasized more than others in a specific module or level. Specific assistance on HSK tests and basic dissemination of Chinese culture will be offered as well. 

Registration & Material fee R350; 
Tuition fee free 

Couse times and address 
Period of 2020 

Semester1: Feb 10th - May 15th 
Semester2: Jul 27th - Dec 11th 
(We offer class for none-basic learner every semester.) 


  • Beginner 
    (17:00 - 18:00, Monday & Wednesday) 
    Wilcocks building & GGCillié

  • Intermediate (17:00-18:00, Tuesday & Thursday) 
    Wilcocks building & GGCilliél 

  • Upper-Intermediate (16:00-17:00, Tuesday & Thursday) 
    Wilcocks building & GGCillié

  • Towards-Advance (17:00-18:00, Tuesday & Thursday) 
    CI office 

  • Advance3 
    (16:00-17:00, Tuesday & Thursday) ​
    CI office 

CI office (23 on map): 
Room 102, WAT Building, 115 Banghoek street, Stellenbosch  

Maties Community hall (24 on map): 
opposite to CI office.(Matie Community Services,Old Lückhoff School, Banghoek street, Stellenbosch)