Edexcel A level Chinese (2008)

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Students of our Edexcel A level in Chinese will develop their ability to communicate confidently and effectively in Chinese, and consider the study of the language in a broader context. They'll learn about the culture and society of one or more countries or communities where Chinese is spoken.

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Edexcel A level Chinese specification
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AS and A level
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UK and international
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Designed to make language learning enjoyable and stimulating, our Edexcel A level Chinese specification rewards advanced research and reading skills, and acknowledges the importance of Chinese language culture.

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During the Edexcel A level Chinese course, you'll develop an understanding of Chinese in a variety of contexts and genres, and learn to communicate confidently, clearly and effectively in Chinese for a range of purposes. Upon completion of this course you’ll be able to express facts and ideas and present explanations, opinions and information in Chinese. 

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