Language courses - Chinese

Chinese courses this semester

Click here to see the course overview for this semester and to register for a course.


General information

Course fees

If your faculty has specified that the language course(s) is/are compulsory or compulsory elective modules, such courses are generally free.

A fee is usually payable for General Studies courses. Detailed information on course fees and possible reductions can be found here.


Our Chinese courses are usually open to:

  • students & staff at Bremen University, HSB, HfK and HSBHV
  • auditing students

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Would you like to spend some time studying in a country where Chinese is spoken?

Are you a student at Bremen University who is spending a semester abroad or doing an internship in a Chinese-speaking country? Then we will be happy to reimburse the language course fees for up to 6 SWS after your return if you apply and  submit the relevant proof in accordance with the appendix to the provisions on language course fees (Anlage zur Entgeltordnung der Universität Bremen).

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Course material

Course material

The webpage for the course you have booked contains details of the material you will need for your course.

Further study material is available in the Language Resource Centre (LRC)

For analog material: to the online catalogue for the LRC

For digital material: to the Moodle platform of the LRC

Contact us

Looking for some more information about our courses, placement tests or the registration process?

Course formats

Regular courses (15 weeks in the winter or summer semester)

  • 2 SWS of face-to-face teaching and approx. 60 hours of independent study
  • 4 SWS of face-to-face teaching and approx. 120 hours of independent study

Intensive courses / Educational leave (in the semester break)

  • 30 hours of face-to-face teaching and approx. 60 hours of independent study
  • Duration: one week

Note: 1 SWS = 45 minutes per week for 15 weeks

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