Through the study of Mandarin (Putonghua), students’ understanding of Chinese culture, civic responsibility and national identity will be enhanced.

Curriculum Goals

  • Develop students’ ability to listen, read and speak in Putonghua.
  • Improve students’ interest in learning Putonghua and strengthen the learning of Pinyin to enable students to acquire the ability to further their studies in Putonghua.
  • Subsidise outstanding students to participate in the “Putonghua Proficiency Test” sponsored by the National Language Committee. The certificate will enhance the competitiveness of students in higher education and employment.