HSK Level 2 (Waystage)

HSK Level 2 (Waystage)

The Chinese Proficiency Course and Tests, Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi or HSK, are The People's Republic of China's only standardized Chinese courses for non-native speakers.  

HSK Level 2 is designed for learners who can use Chinese in a simple and direct manner, applying it in a basic fashion to their daily lives.

HSK Level 2 - Waystage 

After the completion of HSK level 2, the learner should learn 300 words cumulatively  (about 349 characters), should understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment), can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters, can describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

  • 6 Semesters in HSK Level 2
  • Each semester 15 hours (10 lessons x 1.5 hours per lesson)
  • Total 90 hours, or cumulatively 180 hours

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