The University of Minnesota's Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) and the Confucius Institute present:
Introduction to Chinese Language and Culture for Business
Learn Chinese in the Year of the Dragon!
Friday, April 20, 2012
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., followed by lunch at the Tea House
Location: University of Minnesota Twin Cities, University International Center, room 101
Instructor: Confucius Institute Instructor
Course fee: $125 per person - includes instruction, materials, lunch at the Tea House
This half-day Chinese language and culture orientation offers both an introduction to Mandarin, and basic cross-cultural training for business. You will learn to use appropriate expressions for:
greeting and introducing people
hosting and receiving guests
dining and toasting in a business setting
bargaining and networking
At the end of the class session, you'll have the opportunity to put your skills to use over lunch at the Tea House.