Adult Challenge Class – Global Certificate in 10 Weeks

Learning Chinese to obtaining a certificate has gradually gained popularity among school students since ThinkChinese started to offer proficiency courses in 2016. For adults, studying outside work adds pressure; the time spent on learning and revision before a certificate can be contemplated have put many off from trying. To address this issue, ThinkChinese came upContinue reading “Adult Challenge Class – Global Certificate in 10 Weeks”

2018 Eisteddfod Chinese Poem Competition

The Mandarin section of the 2018 Jersey Eisteddfod Autumn festival was held on 29th November. This year, eight of our students entered into the competition from primary and secondary school level. The quality of knowledge and performance in the Eisteddfod this year has been exceptional and this truly reflects how hard the students have beenContinue reading “2018 Eisteddfod Chinese Poem Competition”

Our Start Student – Olivia Ramsay

Miss Olivia Ramsay started to learn Mandarin with ThinkChinese after having learnt the basics from a different teacher. After three months of tuition, she sat HSK Level 1 assessment, which has made her become one of the first students who sat HSK in Jersey. She achieved an overall 92%! Following that success, Olivia carried onContinue reading “Our Start Student – Olivia Ramsay”

From 5 Stars to Millions of Stars

Mr. Rudi Goritschnig, a 78-year-old gentleman came to our office one day. He explained he found us through the Summer School article published in JEP. He expressed his interest in learning Chinese with us via private lessons. With glares in his eyes, he continued: “Look, I’ve been to many places. Here is my book recordingContinue reading “From 5 Stars to Millions of Stars”

Great results for HSK and YCT exams

The result for HSK and YCT assessments taken in November 2017 has just been released. Further to our previous success, 10 HSK candidates passed their levels with an average of over 80%! Two HSK 1 candidates from Jersey College for Girls scored 200 full marks; two candidates renewed the HSK2 record we kept last year, both ofContinue reading “Great results for HSK and YCT exams”

New Courses in September 2020

🚩Mandarin Challenge (HSK Level 1) Are you someone who likes a challenge? Are you looking to try something different in the New Year? Study Mandarin and complete the HSK Level 1 in just 15 hours! This challenge is for adults who can commit to 1½ hour lessons for 10 consecutive weeks. The qualification exam is optional.Continue reading “New Courses in September 2020”

China Visa

General Documents Preparation Passport Original passport with at least six months of remaining validity, 2 blank visa pages against to each other, a photocopy of the passport’s information page. If the applicant has been to China before, please provide a photocopy of the visa page.  Visa Application Form (CHINESE VISA APPLICATION FORM) Signature for theContinue reading “China Visa”

Excellent result in HSK 3

The hot Jersey summer has once again put us under the spotlight… Results released by Hanban last week revealed that our student Miss Louise Stewart Scott has achieved a fantastic result in her HSK3 assessment. Louise scored 298 out of 300! This news came hot on the heels of the success of our first summerContinue reading “Excellent result in HSK 3”

Half-term High Jinks

Not sure what your children should do for the up-coming half-term? This October Half term, ThinkChinese will unfold our first of its kind “Half-term Special Lessons”. This course will be taught by our teacher who specializes in Chinese Painting (9am-10am) and Calligraphy (10am-11am). The venue is at ThinkChinese office. Any primary school students are welcome to joinContinue reading “Half-term High Jinks”