Our China Business Communications series focuses on language skills in a cultural and business context that will help you to initiate trusting and successful business relationships. Simple language and phrase acquisition in a comfortable setting will increase your sense of confidence and competence in working with Chinese individuals, and in traveling to China.
The first in our Business Communication series, this course will help you begin to communicate in Chinese business environments. It integrates language study and practice with cultural context and a focus on the business setting. Students will learn basic words and sentence structures for survival Chinese. They will speak and identify 40 Chinese words, and be able to write several characters. Basic business etiquette and business culture will also be covered.
The second in our Business Communication series, this course will build on Chinese Business Communication 101. As in 101, it integrates language study and practice with cultural context and a focus on the business setting. Students will learn Business Chinese words and sentence structures with a focus on daily business communication. By the end of the course the students will up to 120 new vocabulary words and increase their conversational skills.
This course is an intensive introduction to Chinese language, culture and business. Topics will include business protocol, food and restaurant etiquette, contemporary Chinese values systems and history highlights. Fundamental rules for doing business with Chinese will be discussed with case study illustrations. Participants will also enjoy two Chinese meals , tea ceremony and a Taiji Quan demonstration, and learn about their implications for business practice in China.