Independent Studies Chinese Course

Accredited Independent Studies Chinese Language Course

Courses offered: Grade 10, 11 and 12 Chinese Language and Culture (Mandarin, Simplified Characters)

Credits earned: 5 credits per course

Duration:  September to May, every year


  • Current students must have their teacher’s recommendation. IB Chinese students are not accepted by this course.
  • After registration, the student will pick up the course materials and a schedule for independent studies and assignment due dates
  • Students will submit all assignments by email according to the schedule and the teacher will mark the assignments and provide feedback within two weeks.
  • Students will come to TCA in person to take the final examination (both oral and written) on Saturday. In the event that a student is unavailable on the exam day due to valid reasons such as illness (doctor’s note required) or conflict with the examination schedule of his/her High School (teacher’s note on school letterhead required), an alternative date may be arranged in advance with the school office.