Frequently Asked Questions about IGCSE Chinese Tests
1. What is the Cambridge IGCSE First Language Chinese?
The Cambridge IGCSE First Language Chinese is designed for learners whose first language is Chinese. Students learn how to employ a wide-ranging vocabulary, use correct grammar, spelling and punctuation, and develop a personal style and an awareness of the audience being addressed. Learners are also encouraged to read widely, both for their own enjoyment and in order to develop an appreciation of how writers achieve their effects.
2. What is the Cambridge IGCSE Chinese as a Second Language?
The Cambridge IGCSE Chinese as a Second Language is designed for learners who already have a working knowledge of the language and who want to consolidate their understanding to progress their education or career. Through their studies, learners achieve a thorough understanding of a wide range of registers and styles and learn to communicate appropriately in different situations. It focuses on the linked language skills of reading, writing and oral communication. Through their study of Cambridge IGCSE Chinese as a Second Language, learners can achieve a level of practical communication ideal for everyday use, which can also form the basis for further, more in-depth language study.
3. Does New Concept Mandarin offer IGCSE Chinese Test Preparation Courses?
New Concept Mandarin’s IGCSE Chinese Test Preparation Course is designed for students who are going to take the Cambridge IGCSE Chinese Tests. A pre-course assessment will be made to identify the areas that the student needs to improve urgently. By working with the student our instructor will customize our course contents to meet the specific needs of the student. The ultimate goal of this test preparation course is to help students to achieve the best scores in their IGCSE Chinese test.
4. Where can I download IGCSE Mandarin Chinese previous questions papers and syllabus materials?
You can download the previous questions papers and syllabus materials for the Cambridge IGCSE Chinese as a First Language and the Cambridge IGCSE Chinese as a Second Language at Cambridge International Examinations. Click here to download the learning materials.