The Confucius Institute's Classes at Oxford Brookes

CI00003 Business Chinese
Content: A tailor-made programme based on your requirements
Venue: Flexible and can be of your convenience
Time: Tuesdays, 18:00 - 20:00
Fee: Please email us to get a quote
Course description:

This course is designed for beginners who would like to develop a better understanding of Chinese Language and Culture which will facilitate their day-to-day work or enhance their employability. The course will focus on listening and speaking skills and learners will develop conversational phrases and sentences useful in a business environment. Topics include doing business in China, greetings, business introductions, meetings, entertainment such as meals, travel, making appointments, shopping, and money.

  • China-themed at your organisation
  • Cultural workshops at Staff away day
  • One-to-one languages courses
  • Consultation on staff relocation and cultural awareness
  • Intensive group language immersion course
  • Seminars on special subjects such as Chinese economics and Chinese society and values
  • Training on cross-cultural communication and Chinese business culture and etiquette etc.
All learning materials, including handouts and materials, used throughout the course will be provided by the Confucius Institute.
Taught by: Jing Fang

Jing Fang graduated from Beijing Normal University and the University of Edinburgh. She has been engaged in teaching Chinese literature and language, and teaching Chinese as a foreign language, for over 30 years. She is a Senior Adviser to Hanban and used to teach at the University of International Business and Economics (Beijing) and the University of Edinburgh. Since 2000 she has taught at the University of Oxford.

* The content in all our courses are subject to changes as necessary.
How to Enrol:

Please contact Spring Zhang to discuss your requirements, we will then draft a tailor made proposal with a quote for your approval.


Angus Phillips


Tel: +44 (0) 1865 484967


Xiaohong Fan

Chinese Director

Tel: +86 (0) 10-8881 9699


Spring Zhang

Deputy Director

Tel: + 44 (0) 1865 484414


Mei Di

Chinese Deputy Director

Tel: + 44 (0) 1865 484415



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Headington Hill Hall
Oxford Brookes University
Oxford, OX3 0BP

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