We offer a diverse programme of evening classes for the general public to enjoy learning Chinese. Our winter 2022 courses will start from week beginning 24 January and booking for these classes is now open. To optimise the learning experience a maximum capacity has been set per group – so space is very limited!
Remote Learning: ...Read more
The Confucius Institute for Scotland is offering interested candidates new opportunities to take the HSK Chinese language proficiency exams online at home. The Online HSK (Home Edition) Exams will take place on Saturday 11 Dec, 2021. If you are interested in sitting this exam, please read the following instructions carefully and register for the exam ...Read more
Speaker: Hsuan Hsu (Professor of English, University of California, Davis)
Title: Atmo-Orientalism and Olfactory Aesthetics
Chair/Discussant: Xuelei Huang, University of Edinburgh
Date and Time: Wednesday, 24 Nov. 5 – 6:30 pm (GMT)
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
This talk will consider the long history of “atmo-orientalism,” a mode of racial thinking ...Read more
Course: Chinese Brush Painting – Landscape (Daytime)
Date & Time: Thursdays 18th November – 16th December, 10.00 – 11.30 am
Online teaching time: 7.5 hour
Homework: There will be additional homework after each session and the tutor will also provide individual email feedback, including technical support to deal with relevant queries.
Student level: This course is suitable for ...Read more
HSK 2 Revision and Practice is to support those learners who are preparing for the HSK 2 test. Learners will have a total of 12.5 direct contact hours over the period of 5 weeks. This course is composed of three parts – mock tests, revision and practice. In this course, learners will have the ...Read more
HSK 3 Revision and Practice is to support those learners who are preparing for the HSK 3 test. Learners will have a total of 12.5 direct contact hours over the period of five weeks. This course is composed of three parts – mock tests, revision and practice. In this course, learners will have the ...Read more
While our popular language classes are ideal for those who can commit to a regular programme of learning, we also offer private classes in the workplace or in the Institute, tailored to meet individual learner’s specific needs.
ACROSS THE SECTORS
The Institute has provided language classes and cultural briefings for clients in a range of business sectors ...Read more
On behalf of Brittany Blankinship, PhD researcher, University of Edinburgh
We are a team of researchers looking at the effects of language learning on cognitive functions. As you’ll be learning a language, we’d like to invite you to participate in this research! We would also be happy to send you information about the results of the ...Read more