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Teacher training certificate, Leiden University ICLON. Traditional and simplify Mandarin Chinese. Taiwan. 12+ years of experience.

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Teacher training certificate, Leiden University ICLON. Traditional and simplify Mandarin Chinese. Taiwan. 12+ years of experience. Private lessons, tutoring, in company and in high school. Allround skills- understanding, speaking, reading, writing and typing.

About the lessons
Learn Mandarin Chinese>>Easy with Shiuan.
My name is Shiuan and I have been teaching Mandarin Chinese since 2010. Keywords for my philosophy as a teacher:
- MAKE MANDARIN CHINESE YOUR OWN LANGUAGE!
- SELF-CONFIDENCE
- INCLUDING and OPEN-MINDED. I teach both Simplified (China) and Traditional Chinese (Taiwan, Hong Kong)
- PRAGMATIC and HANDS-ON. I use textbooks as well as multi-media eg smart phone, tablets and computers in my lessons.
- POSITIVE ENERGY. To inspire and take you on a journey as you discover and learn the Chinese language.
- CUSTOMIZED and INDIVIDUAL. It is always only about your goal, your talent and your qualities.

I am from Taipei Taiwan ROC I have been living in the Netherlands since 1998. Lessons in Dutch or English. Traditional and/or simplified. Speak, understand, read, write and type pinyin. All-round skills.

# traditional Chinese
# simple Chinese
# listening skills
# fluency
# reading skills
# writing skills
# Chinese calligraphy
# lessons in Dutch, English or Chinese
# application to your situation: life, work, travel, study, internet and media, art, culture and literature consideration.
# individually, in groups, at school or in a company.

Extra information

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My experience: my youngest student started at the age of 4, is now 12 and speaks it well, my oldest student is 79 years old. My current student levels are A1-C2 (HSK or TOCFL). I know and use most textbooks. This concerns books published in China, Taiwan and the Netherlands. The professional backgrounds of my students: teachers and academic staff, IT, civil and electrical engineers, managers, doctors and therapists, artists, architects, bankers and university students, high and primary school students. At home my 3 children were raised completely trilingual: Chinese, Dutch and English. In terms of Chinese, they can read, write, communicate with modern media and speak Chinese fluently.
Costs are calculated per person per hour. An adjusted rate applies for groups or short courses. Books and other teaching materials to be used in consultation depending on the specific purpose.

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At teacher's location: Statenlaan, Rotterdam, Nederland
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Skills:
Chinese:
Chinese for adults, School
Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
90 minutes
120 minutes
The class is taught in:Dutch, Chinese, English

About Me

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My name is Shiuan and I have been teaching Chinese since 2010. I am a certified Chinese (Mandarin) teacher with certificate from Leiden University ICLON. My parents and my grandfather are all professors of traditional Chinese literature in Taipei, so I have been immersed in Chinese language, literature and culture since a young age. Originally I was trained as an architect. So I have a masters degree in architecture (2000). Besides teaching, I am also a writer. I have a column in a magazine in Taiwan- Interior Manazine Taiwan, 30,000 copies are sold per month. I write about architecture in the Netherlands and Western Europe.

Education

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Teacher training certificate, Leiden University ICLON
Master of Architecture, Berlage Institute, the Netherlands
Bachelor of Architecture (Hons) University of Witwatersrand, South Africa

Experience / Qualifications

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I have been teaching Chinese since 2010. Experience: private lessons, Taipei School in the Netherlands, Montessori Lyceum Rotterdam and in companies.

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