Hutt Valley High School Hutt Valley High School

Chinese Mandarin

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms Y. Guo.

Recommended Prior Learning

Chinese speaking background, native speaker of Chinese or equivalent.


This course is for Chinese speaking students.  It is a bilingual language class where we encourage students to maintain literacy in their home language.  This class also fosters strong cultural identity through study of language, cultural and history. The class is open for any student in Year 11-13 who has the equivalent Chinese language ability. NCEA credits are offered in listening, speaking, reading and writing for Year 12 and 13, while one achievement standard will be offered for Year 11.        

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