Programme Detail

Comprehension Passages and Composition Writing (Primary 3 and 4)


Learning Objectives

Master writing techniques for composition writing. Complete compositions in time. Acquire fundamental reading and analytical techniques for answering comprehension questions. 

Programme Features

  • ​Language refinemen​​t​
    Build vocabulary bank through observational skills and sensitivity to surroundings. Learn about introduction, body and conclusion for compositions. Plan and write for different topics and themes.

  • Written compositions & verbal compositions:​
    Weave ideas and improve language fluency through verbal compositions. Explore diverse themes and inspirations through discussions. String unique expressions into writings.

  • ​Reading Comprehension
    Analyse and decipher passages of diverse themes through “word-cue” learning techniques. Identify various types of comprehension questions and learn the corresponding answering techniques.

Withdrawal and Refund of Fees

Written Notice of Withdrawal is received ​Percentage of Refund 
​​More than 14 days before commencement ​100%
​7 - 14 days before commencement ​50%
​Less than 7 days before commencement ​0%​​

Academic board
The academic board comprises lecturers from Confucius Institute, NTU, graduates of the Diploma in Teaching Chinese Language awarded by the Institute, current school teachers and professional educators.

A certificate of attendance will be awarded to students who attend 30 or more lessons within a year. 

​​Date:6 January - 10 November 2018 
​Target Audience: 9 to 10 years old
Language M​​edium: Mandarin
Number of Sessions: 10 sessions per term
Venue:Confucius Institute, NTU, 11 Slim Barracks Rise, NTU@one-north campus
Executive Centre, #08-01 Singapore 138664
​(Near Buona Vista MRT)

Please contact us for the programme fees.​

10% Discount for NTU Affiliates

  • NTU Staff, NTU Alumni Club Members, NTU & NIE Alumni
  • To present staff/member card upon payment
  • For new applicants, a one-time non refundable registration fee of $53.50* (incl.GST) is payable

*​Discount is not applicable to registration fee​​
Contact Person:Lee Xuan/Ashley
Tel:6514 1398/6514 1061
Fax:6779 7859


Term 1 - 4 (AY 2018)​

Level DayTimeslot

Primary 3​

​11:30am - 1:15pm​
2:00pm - 3:45pm​​
​Primary 4​Saturday​​ ​​​11:30am - 1:30pm​​​
2:00pm - 4:00pm​

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