Pinyin is introduced to the students from the very beginning.
Chinese characters are taught according to the character formation system.
Grammar and sentence structures are explained in note form.
Dictionary skills are taught once the students have learned radicals and simple characters.
Typing skills are taught when the students have learned some basic knowledge of Chinese.
Listening practice is designed to help the students develop their ability to infer meanings of unfamiliar words and content.
Speaking practice involves students using Chinese to communicate their thoughts spontaneously in real-life situations with accuracy and fluency.
Reading skills are developed through regular reading of simple passages to suit the students level.
Writing skills are gradually developed through a process of guided writing on topics familiar to the students.