Chinese Language and Culture 10-3Y 

No Prerequisite Required

This is a beginner course for students who have no or limited Chinese background. The main focus is to develop basic listening and speaking skills in Chinese through the facility of Pinyin system. Students will also develop an appreciation of reading and writing Chinese characters and Chinese culture through print and digital devices. Students who are not familiar with Pinyin are advised to start with this course.

Chinese Language and Culture 20-3Y 

Prerequisite Recommendation: Chinese Language and Culture 10-3Y

This is an intermediate course with a main focus on improving reading and writing as well as listening and speaking in Chinese and expanding Chinese vocabulary and sentences so that students will be able to communicate in Chinese on simple topics such as shopping, housing, and meeting friends in a global setting.

Chinese Language and Culture 30-3Y 

Prerequisite Recommendation: Chinese Language and Culture 20-3Y

This is an advanced course with a main focus on continued refinement of fluency in Chinese and knowledge in Chinese history, economy, cultural diversity, and geographic disparity. Topics include school life, future career plan, studying in Chinese speaking universities, etc.

Chinese Language and Culture 10-6Y

Prerequisite Recommendation: At teacher’s discretion

This is a course for students who began their study of Chinese Language and Culture in Grade 7. The main focus is to continue the development of listening and speaking skills in Chinese through the facility of Pinyin system. Students will also develop an appreciation of reading and writing Chinese characters and Chinese culture through print and digital devices.

Chinese Language and Culture 20-6Y

Prerequisite Recommendation: At teacher’s discretion

This is a course with a main focus on improving reading and writing as well as listening and speaking in Chinese and expanding Chinese vocabulary and sentences so that students will be able to communicate in Chinese on topics such as personal wellbeing, school subjects, daily routine, eating out and traveling.

Chinese Language and Culture 30-6Y

Prerequisite Recommendation: At teacher’s discretion

This is a Chinese course equivalent to college level fourth semester Chinese course. It aims to immerse students in Chinese language and culture from the Chinese speaking world and develop students' proficiency in a full range of language skills and cultural knowledge with objectives of taking AP Chinese exam, SAT Chinese, and Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK).

Mandarin

Chinese Language and Culture 10-3Y 

No Prerequisite Required

This is a beginner course for students who have no or limited Chinese background. The main focus is to develop basic listening and speaking skills in Chinese through the facility of Pinyin system. Students will also develop an appreciation of reading and writing Chinese characters and Chinese culture through print and digital devices. Students who are not familiar with Pinyin are advised to start with this course.

Chinese Language and Culture 20-3Y 

Prerequisite Recommendation: Chinese Language and Culture 10-3Y

This is an intermediate course with a main focus on improving reading and writing as well as listening and speaking in Chinese and expanding Chinese vocabulary and sentences so that students will be able to communicate in Chinese on simple topics such as shopping, housing, and meeting friends in a global setting.

Chinese Language and Culture 30-3Y 

Prerequisite Recommendation: Chinese Language and Culture 20-3Y

This is an advanced course with a main focus on continued refinement of fluency in Chinese and knowledge in Chinese history, economy, cultural diversity, and geographic disparity. Topics include school life, future career plan, studying in Chinese speaking universities, etc.

Chinese Language and Culture 10-6Y

Prerequisite Recommendation: At teacher’s discretion

This is a course for students who began their study of Chinese Language and Culture in Grade 7. The main focus is to continue the development of listening and speaking skills in Chinese through the facility of Pinyin system. Students will also develop an appreciation of reading and writing Chinese characters and Chinese culture through print and digital devices.

Chinese Language and Culture 20-6Y

Prerequisite Recommendation: At teacher’s discretion

This is a course with a main focus on improving reading and writing as well as listening and speaking in Chinese and expanding Chinese vocabulary and sentences so that students will be able to communicate in Chinese on topics such as personal wellbeing, school subjects, daily routine, eating out and traveling.

Chinese Language and Culture 30-6Y

Prerequisite Recommendation: At teacher’s discretion

This is a Chinese course equivalent to college level fourth semester Chinese course. It aims to immerse students in Chinese language and culture from the Chinese speaking world and develop students' proficiency in a full range of language skills and cultural knowledge with objectives of taking AP Chinese exam, SAT Chinese, and Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK).

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Learn more about what students and families can expect to hear from their schools next week. Classes are cancelled and students will not be returning to their schools, but learning is ongoing. https://t.co/2k2t0CUwTV #wearecbe

Yesterday we sent a message to all Gr. 10, 11 and 12 families about diploma exams. Diploma exams are cancelled, but under special circumstances, students can request to write a diploma exam. For more info, see info on our website https://t.co/Vt8kke9SuE

All city and school playgrounds are closed effective immediately to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. City parks remain open. Let’s all work together to protect the public’s health. #WeAreCBE

CBE Spring Break runs Mar. 23 – 27 for Traditional Calendar Schools, until Apr. 3 for Modified Calendar Schools. CBE Schools are closed during this time. Students and Staff, enjoy your time off, be safe and take care of yourselves. #WeAreCBE

An important parent message and video regarding continuation of learning for students was posted today. https://t.co/LBNFIPhl7L