Chinese language course offered by BC Community Education

Chinese language course offered by BC Community Education

Fri Oct 25, 2013

Whether you’re planning a visit to China or just seeking to learn more about Chinese culture, a new non-credit course offered by Brazosport College’s Community Education (CE) department is sure to spark some interest.

One of CE’s newest classes, Chinese Language & Culture, will assist students in learning basic Chinese language skills, while introducing people to China and its culture.

Using the textbook, Speak Mandarin in Five Hundred Words, this course is designed to teach the specific Chinese language skills necessary for everyday tasks and experiences.

Audio files also are included with each exercise to assist students in mastering the correct pronunciation and emphasis for each word.

CE’s Chinese Language & Culture class is a 12-hour class and starts on October 29. The class meets from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday through November 7.

For more information about taking classes through Brazosport College’s Community Education department, call 979.230.3600 or download a CE schedule at

About Community Education: Brazosport College’s Community Education department offers quality non-credit programs that provide entry-level career skills, upgrade current skills or adds personal enrichment to one’s life. CE offers a variety of career programs in areas such as healthcare, education, Web design and more. In addition to career training, CE offers personal enrichment courses such as painting, ceramics, photography, sewing, music and more. Contact CE at 979.230.3600 or visit