Learn Chinese: HSK Test Preparation Specialization

  • Created by LU Yun, LIU Lixin, YU Bin, CHEN LI
  • Course Duration 4 months at 10 hours a week
  • Price USD$Free
  • User Rating 4.8
  • Platform Coursera
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Chinese For HSK (Level 1-3). Your Step-By-Step Guide to Learning Chinese.


Embark on an exciting journey of language and culture with the Learn Chinese: HSK Test Preparation Specialization. This specialized course series is meticulously crafted to guide beginners through the captivating realm of Chinese language and communication. Whether you’re a language enthusiast or have no prior experience, this course will equip you with the essential skills to communicate effectively in Chinese.

Course Overview

The Learn Chinese: HSK Test Preparation Specialization comprises four engaging courses, each designed to gradually build your language proficiency. Through immersive experiences, interactive exercises, and insightful lectures, you’ll delve into the world of Chinese language, culture, and expression.

What You’ll Gain

By enrolling in this specialization, you’ll gain invaluable knowledge and skills that empower you to:

  • Communicate confidently in Chinese for daily interactions, academics, and professional settings.
  • Navigate your way through China with ease, engaging in conversations and comprehending local interactions.
  • Understand Chinese culture, enhancing your cross-cultural communication abilities.
  • Master essential vocabulary, grammar, and linguistic nuances crucial for effective communication.
  • Embark on a journey of self-paced learning, allowing you to grasp Chinese language fundamentals at your convenience.

Who This Course is For

The Learn Chinese: HSK Test Preparation Specialization is tailor-made for:

  • Language enthusiasts eager to explore a new language and culture.
  • Individuals with no previous Chinese language experience seeking an engaging introduction.
  • Travelers looking to enhance their experiences while exploring China.
  • Professionals aiming to add Chinese language proficiency to their skill set.

Chinese for HSK 1 – Your First Step

Course 1

Nǐ hǎo! Welcome to Chinese for HSK Level 1, a beginner’s guide to Chinese language proficiency. Meet YU Bin, your guide on this linguistic journey.

HSK Level 1 assesses your ability to use Chinese in daily life. Through 30 video lectures, you’ll engage in dialogue role plays by PKU students, learn over 150 commonly used words, and grasp around 50 key grammar points. With quizzes, HSK test papers, and supplementary materials, you’ll master basic Chinese phrases, fulfilling your communication needs and fueling your passion for further language exploration.

Chinese for HSK 2 – Deepening Your Skills

Course 2

Take the next step with Chinese for HSK Level 2. Over 6 weeks, you’ll express views on simple daily life topics and expand your linguistic horizons.

With 24 lecture videos, complementing short videos, and over 150 new vocabularies, you’ll build on your foundation. Weekly online quizzes and a simulation exam ensure your progress. Whether you’ve completed HSK Level 1 or possess basic Chinese competency, this course opens the door to deeper language understanding and meaningful communication.

Chinese for HSK 3 Part I – Proficiency Expands

Course 3

大家好!Meet CHEN Li and LU Yun, your companions in the Chinese for HSK Level 3 journey. This 10-week course includes vocabulary, grammar, and exercises.

Part I, a 6-week program, equips you with dialogue role plays, over 300 new words, and more than 60 new grammar points. You’ll revisit words from HSK 1 and 2, enhancing your communication capabilities. Engage in quizzes, HSK test papers, and enrich your understanding of Chinese sentence structures and rhetorical questions. Whether you’ve completed prior levels or possess basic competency, this course propels your language skills forward.

Chinese for HSK 3 Part II – Mastering HSK Level 3

Course 4

Continue your HSK Level 3 journey with CHEN Li and LU Yun. This 10-week course prepares you for the HSK (Level 3) test, covering listening, reading, and writing.

Understand the HSK Level 3 Test, hone your test-taking skills, and review words from previous courses. Engage in extensive practice and quizzes for comprehensive preparation. No matter your background, this course enhances your Chinese language prowess and equips you for confident communication in diverse contexts.


Embark on an enriching adventure into the world of Chinese language and culture with the Learn Chinese: HSK Test Preparation Specialization. From basic proficiency to confident communication, this course series empowers learners with essential linguistic tools. Embrace the journey, unravel the mysteries of the Chinese language, and unlock new opportunities for cross-cultural exchange.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q1: Who are the instructors for the Learn Chinese: HSK Test Preparation Specialization? A1: The instructors for this specialization include LU Yun, CHEN Li, and YU Bin, who bring their expertise and passion to guide you through the course.

Q2: Is prior experience necessary to enroll in these courses? A2: No, these courses are designed for beginners with no previous Chinese language experience. Everyone is welcome to join and explore the beauty of the Chinese language.

Q3: What is the time commitment for each course? A3: The courses have flexible schedules, with an estimated 4 months at 10 hours a week for completion. You can adjust your pace according to your convenience.

Q4: How will these courses enhance my language skills? A4: The courses offer immersive experiences, dialogues, vocabulary building, and grammar exercises that progressively improve your ability to communicate effectively in Chinese for various contexts.

Q5: Can these courses be beneficial for travelers? A5: Absolutely! The courses are designed to equip you with language skills to navigate China confidently, making your travel experiences more enriching and engaging.