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 refinement​
    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.

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:07 January 2017 - 12 November 2017​
​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 2017)​

Level DayTimeslot

Primary 3

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


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