HSK Level 4 (Vantage)

HSK Level 4 (Vantage)

The Chinese Proficiency Courses 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 4 is designed for learners who can discuss a relatively wide range of topics in Chinese and are capable of communicating with Chinese speakers at a high standard.

HSK Level 4 - Vantage

After the completion of HSK level 4, the learner should learn 1,200 words cumulatively  (about 1,071 characters), can understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in his/her field of specialization, can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party, can produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.

  • 6 Semesters in HSK Level 4
  • Each semester 27 hours (18 lessons x 1.5 hours per lesson)
  • Total 162 hours, or cumulatively 504 hours

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