Culture Yard Courses
Learn how to communicate in Chinese, prepare for the HSK exam, design your own program, or join a free weekly class. All classes are live, online with instructors and classmates.
Group HSK Courses
Prepare for your HSK exam quickly and effectively with other dedicated classmates. Study 2 or 3 times per week.
- In-house designed effective course materials
- Supplementary course material from the HSK 标准教程 series
- Fast-paced – from 0 to HSK 3 in 110 hours
- Courses available for HSK levels 1-6
- Affordable – only 60RMB ($10) an hour
- Miss a class or want to review – we will send you the class recording
- Study in a small group of 4-8 students
- Multiple schedules available for different time zones
- PDF materials and mock tests included
- Also available on a private basis
|HSK 1||30 hours||¥1800 (~300USD)|
|HSK 2||30 hours||¥1800 (~300USD)|
|HSK 3||50 hours||¥3000 (~500USD)|
|HSK 4 上/下||50 hours each||¥3000 (~500USD) each|
|HSK 5 上/下||60 hours each||¥3600 (~600USD) each|
|HSK 6 上/下||80 hours each||¥4800 (~800USD) each|
Prices do not include the HSK exam fees
We have class packages for either 2 or 3 classes per week. The table below illustrates how long it will take for you to complete the course based on the number of hours you dedicate per week.
|Level||3 sessions/week||2 sessions/week|
|HSK 1||5 weeks||7.5 weeks|
|HSK 2||5 weeks||7.5 weeks|
|HSK 3||8.5 weeks||12.5 weeks|
|HSK 4 上/下||8.5 weeks||12.5 weeks|
|HSK 5 上/下||10 weeks each||15 weeks each|
|HSK 6 上/下||13.5 weeks each||20 weeks each|
Contact us to find out when the next course will open for your level.
Introduction to Chinese Characters Group Course
During this short online course, you will learn the origins of characters, the correct way to write Chinese characters, and the writing blocks that comprise them (radicals + stroke order). In addition, you will master more than 70 of the most common Chinese characters.
This course is designed for students who learned Pinyin but have not learned characters. Beginners are also welcome.
This course is delivered in English.
Length: 6 hours
Cost: ¥480 (~75USD)
If you are interested in studying at your own pace, studying with friends, or customizing your coursework, we offer private classes on a 1-on-1, 1-on-2, and 3+ basis.
Use our free class scheduling software to view teacher availability and book your classes directly with no wait time.
|1-on-1||150RMB (24USD) / hour|
|1-on-2||115RMB (18USD) / hour|
|3+||80RMB (13USD) / hour|
Minimum purchase 10 hours. New students may request a free 20-minute trial class.
Free Weekly Classes
Try out online Chinese learning, get to know our teachers, meet fellow Chinese students, and learn some useful Chinese for daily use. All from the comfort of your own home, all for free!
Topics change weekly and include Introduction to Chinese characters and pronunciation; daily Chinese for life in China, such as taking a taxi and ordering food; Chinese culture classes; business Chinese; HSK classes, and much more.