Language shapes the way we think, and determines what we can think about ~ Benjamin Lee Whorf
A new language is like a doorway into a new culture. The more we understand a new culture, the more we are able to open our minds to new thoughts, new concepts and a new life. An open mind is crucial in today’s world of global businesses, and keeping abreast with international trends could define us from the crowd. Being able to understand, communicate and respect another culture is the crux of building new acquaintances, networks and relationships. With Mandarin being spoken on a global level, it is important for us to be proficient in it to expand our opportunities. ITESKUL offers Mandarin classes to help you become an expert in a language which is considered to be an enigma for most, thereby placing you on a global platform.
A language spoken by around 1 billion people around the world, Mandarin is truly a global language. The language of government and education in China, Mandarin is one 5 major languages spoken in the region. It is considered to be the standard language of the country, as it is the average of all 5 languages, making it easy for communication amongst officials, government and education to the people, and for all other formal purposes. Learning Mandarin will help to bridge the gap of understanding an enigmatic country like China, making you an invaluable asset to any global firm. To learn Mandarin, whether for professional or recreational purposes, ITESKUL in Pune is your first choice for written and spoken classes. Our Mandarin classes are designed to introduce you to this beautiful language, and with each progressing level, master it. Fun Fact: The most challenging part of Mandarin is the Pronunciation. This is best described by the following example: the Chinese title of the poem Lion-Eating Poet in the Stone Den 施氏食狮史 is pronounced "Shī Shì Shí Shī Shǐ", and every character in the poem is pronounced with the same syllable, but with different tones. At ITESKUL, we teach Mandarin for all levels of interest, from basic understanding to advanced levels of communication. Our teaching staff is well versed in the nuances of a tricky and often misunderstood language, making ITESKUL your first choice to learn Mandarin. Our courses are structured in a simple and systematic manner to make it easy to follow, and progress through the levels in a quick and seamless manner. What we Offer:Mandarin is a language that is representative of the Chinese culture on many levels. The course is structured in a systematic manner with increasing levels of difficulty for ease of progression for our students. Our Mandarin Teachers go through each level keeping in mind the various social settings that our students might encounter, ensuring their comfort in any scenario. A special emphasis is made on adopting the correct pronunciation of words and accent development to help our students blend with their Chinese peers.Course Objectives:HSK (Level I)Students will be able to understand and use very simple Chinese words and phrases, carry out basic communication and possess the ability to further pursue Chinese language studies.HSK (Level II)Students will have an excellent grasp of basic Chinese, will be able to communicate in a simple manner and will be able to communicate and instruct routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and basic matters.HSK (Level III)Students will be able to communicate in Chinese in their daily, academic and professional lives at a basic level. They will be able to communicate and interact in Chinese when travelling to China.HSK (Level IV) Students will be able to converse fluently in Chinese on a wide range of topics and are able to communicate easily with native Chinese speakers.
1. Mandarin Chinese is the most widely spoken language in the world, with over 800million speakers across the globe! Across South-East Asia, Mandarin dominates as the language of communication and language of choice. 2. Become a global citizen with the power of the most widely spoken language- Mandarin. This will allow you the freedom to settle anywhere in the world. As they say, the world is your oyster! 3. Improve your employment opportunities with Multi-National Corporations. There are many prestigious Full-time and Part-time job options available as language interpreters in India as well as abroad. 4. Impress potential international clients by speaking to them in their own language. Fun Fact: Mark Zuckerberg has been seen dropping Mandarin phrases in conversation to woo his influential Chinese counterparts. 5. Give your CV the extra edge with the knowledge of a language as widely spoken as Mandarin. Employers of big corporations are always looking for that X-factor which sets a candidate apart from the others. Mandarin will give you that edge. 6. As a traveller, knowing a widely spoken language will only enrich your experience of another country. 7. Networking opportunities on an international level will now be possible. This will widely improve your business relations across the globe, placing you with a clear advantage. 8. Negotiations with potential clients will come easier to you when done in their own language. With China being a superpower, it is likely that you will be dealing with them on a senior level. Thus, fluency in Mandarin will poise you for quick promotions and rising to Top Management in your company. 9. The chance to form allies and friendships across borders and cultures by having meaningful conversations and building deeper connections. 10. The ability to understand cultures improves once you learn a new language. With Mandarin, you will be able to understand the nuances of Chinese culture, a culture which is considered to be an enigma to the rest of the world.