SCOLAR, Subvented Programmes

Foundation Certificate in Learning Chinese as a Second Language (Vocational Chinese Language)(QF Level 2) 學習中文為第二語言基礎證書(工作應用)資歷架構第二級

QF Level:
QF Level 2
Registration Number:
Validity Period:
01/09/2020 - 31/08/2026
Start Date:
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Course Time:
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Mode of Study & Programme Length:
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Medium of Instruction:
Conducted in Cantonese & English
Tuition Fee:
Programme Features:
Contact Person:
Hin Fung (Project Officer, in charge of the project funded by SCOLAR), Tel: 2783 3517
Programme Objectives

Upon course completion, students will be able to:

1. Understand simple workplace conversations and reports as well as grasp literal meaning;
2. Engage in simple workplace dialogues
3. Read short and informative materials in the workplace, and understand the subject and content;
4. Describe the specific details of the affairs to be handled, and use short sentences and basic writing strategies to write short documentary documents.

Programme Content

Provide training of workplace Chinese in “Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking” four areas
-Vocational conversation and understanding (Cantonese): Short report description
-Vocational reading: brief summary


Fee: HKD$500

Students who have attained at least 80% attendance in this programme will receive a subsidy of 85% of course fees.


Mode of Delivery and Programme Length:

Part-time basis, 12 weeks, 2 lessons per week, 2.5 hours per lesson, 120 hours in total (including 60 contact hours and 60 self-study hours)


Class A:

11th April, 2023(Every Tuesday) , 10:00-12:30; AND
13th April, 2023(Every Thursday) , 10:00-12:30


Class B:

11th April, 2023(Every Tuesday) , 19:00-22:00

Admission Requirements

-Employed or unemployed non Chinese speaking school leavers aged 15 or above and holding a valid Hong
Kong ID card; AND
-Completion of Form 4 or above with a pass in the subject of Chinese language in Hong Kong (supporting
documents are required) ; OR
-Completion of Foundation Certificate in Learning Chinese as a Second Language (Vocational Chinese
Language) (QF Level 1) by YMCA College of Careers; OR
-Other equivalent qualifications.