IMPROVERS Chinese Courses in Auckland (HSK 2)

Learn Chinese with our 8 week immersion Improvers Chinese language lessons in Auckland taught by fun and experienced native speaking teachers from China.

This course is intended for those who have completed Chinese for Beginners language courses (Level 1 - Basic Chinese). It consolidates and develops the grammar and material covered in Beginners HSK 1 and will expand your Chinese vocabulary and grammar. The HSK level 2 course is designed for learners who have studied Chinese for roughly 15 hours. This course for recently new learners and is carefully designed to help you gain essential Chinese language skills and get a good understanding of basic grammar and vocabulary. The course covers topics such as going shopping, inviting friends to go out or talking about hobbies and interests.

This course follows the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China Hanban HSK 2 Chinese proficiency language exam syllabus while using the latest teaching methodologies. HSK 2 is equal to A2 level in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

You will learn how to communicate in Mandarin in everyday situations, through written and oral conversation exercises, role-playing, Chinese games and multimedia.

HSK 2 Chinese Mandarin Course Content

  1. Travel
  2. Timetable
  3. Colors
  4. Spare time
  5. Different places and distance
  6. Hobbies
  7. Describe the continuation of a certain state
  8. Make comparison
  9. Make suggestions
  10. Spring Festival& Chinese Tea Culture

Learning Outcomes
You will be able to:

  1. Describe locations and give directions
  2. Go shopping
  3. Arrange to go out for various activities
  4. Talk about clothes, sizes, colour and prices
  5. Travel by bus
  6. Make phone calls
  7. Know further Chinese culture

Grammar points

  1. Expressions of approximate numbers
  2. Question using “是不是”
  3. The “的” Phrase
  4. The Structure “是…的”:used to emphasize the agent of an action
  5. Reduplication of Measure Words& Verbs
  6. The Pair of Conjunctions “因为…,所以…”; “虽然 …,但是 …”
  7. Complements of Result
  8. “第” Indicating Order
  9. The Aspect Particle “着” “了” “过”
  10. The Imperative Sentence


  • 241 new words

Course Materials: HSK Standard Course 2 - Textbook by Jiang Liping, ISBN 9787561937266, available online and bookstores.

Duration: Each evening course is made of 8 x 1 1/2 hour classes. There are no lessons on Public holidays. Courses run the same day and time of the week as its start date for 2 months.

Small Chinese Classes: Classes are around 10 students.

Textbooks: Hanban HSK 1-4 Standard Coursebooks are written by Beijing Language and Culture University Press and CTI, used world wide.

Chinese School Locations in Auckland & Wellington:

  • Auckland Central - Level 10, Acrossia House, 155 Queen St, Auckland
  • North Shore - Northcote Memorial Hall, 2 Rodney St, North shore Auckland
  • Wellington - Aro Valley Community Hall, 48 Aro St, Wellington.

Price: $150, includes small Mandarin classes sizes, HSK exam preparation and Mandarin teachers from China, thats less than $19 a class. There are no hidden membership fees or contracts.

Test your level - You can test your level of Chinese to make sure you book in to the correct course here.

15 reasons to learn Chinese with the Chinese Institute in Auckland and Wellington...

  • Price $150.00
  • Chinese
  • 8 lessons
  • Course Certificate
  • Around 10 Students
  • Course Start Dates :

Chinese for Improvers Courses 2021 Start Dates (HSK 2 Mandarin)

  • AUCKLAND CENTRAL CHINESE - Level 10, 155 Queen St, Auckland CBD

    Mon 16 August 7.30-9.00pm
    Thu 29 July 7.30-9.00pm


    Tue 27 July 7.30-9.00pm

Class Timetable




Qualifications: Certificate of Teaching Mandarin as a Second Language - Beijing Language and Culture University 2012.

Experience: Chinese Institute, Mandarin Teacher - 2014-2019

Best Chinese Teachers

We have some of the best Chinese teachers, all our Mandarin teachers are expert qualified native speakers with University degrees.



Hanban HSK Standard Coursebooks are written by Beijing Language and Culture University Press and CTI, used world wide.



Mandarin classes are limited to around 10 students, guarantees the teacher's attention. Research shows small classes are the best for learning.



Learn Chinese faster with our online library with thousands of electronic texts and audios that you can play on your tablet, phone or laptop.


CHINESE activities and Events

The Chinese Institute organises activities and events in Auckland.


Central Auckland Location

The Chinese Institute has a central Auckland location on Queen St with modern classrooms.


Extra help Available

If you are struggling and need a little assistance then email to arrange a little time before or after your regular class with a teacher.



Certificates are available on request to show that you have completed a Chinese course at the Chinese Institute.


About Us

Chinese Institute is an immersion Mandarin Language School in Auckland and Wellington. Learn Mandarin in our small interactive immersion Chinese classes with expert and passionate native speaker Chinese teachers from China. We offer a wide range of Chinese lessons from beginner HSK 1 to advanced HSK 6 levels following the industry standard Hanban HSK Chinese proficiency language exams while using the latest teaching methodologies..
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Level 10, 155 Queen St (Acrossia House)
Auckland 1010

Phone: 021-461-551

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