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Fall 2019 Coeur d’Alene Chinese Language Course Offerings

Class times and location subject to change. Call 208-885-7110 for most current information. 

COURSES: We offer Chinese language and Chinese culture classes. See listings below for details. Please read course descriptions to identify which level is appropriate for your needs. For further guidance, contact the Coeur d'Alene instructor Abi Margell at

REGISTRATION: Email your intent to register to and Late registrations are accepted until the second week of class.

LOCATION: Unless otherwise noted, all classes will be held at U of I Coeur d’ Alene Campus, 1031 N. Academic Way, Coeur d’ Alene, ID.

FEES: Course fees are listed below each class description.

PAYMENT: Payment of course fees will be accepted in cash or checks made out to University of Idaho Confucius Institute on the first day of class.  

REFUND POLICY: Refunds will not be granted after the end of the first week of class.


  • Fall Trimester: September 9, 2019-December 21, 2019 
  • Spring Trimester: Week of January 14, 2019 through Week of April 15, 2019 (no class Feb 4-8 or March 11-15).
  • Summer Trimester: Week of April 29, 2019 through Week of July 15, 2019

Fall 2019 Chinese Language Offerings

Mandarin I

This level is appropriate for students who have no previous Chinese learning experience. This class will teach students Chinese pronunciation using Pinyin and tones. Students will learn full Chinese Pinyin, some Chinese characters, vocabulary and simple sentence structures. After this course students will master some easy sentences to make a short conversation and likely pass HSK level 1.

Section 1: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:20-6:20 p.m. 

Fee: $100

Chinese Conversation:

This course is for advanced Mandarin speaking practice. Self study students or those wishing to keep up on their Mandarin skills will be well suited to this class. Email for location details.

Section 1: Saturdays, 9-10:30 am

Fee: No Cost.

Chinese Culture Offerings:

Various Chinese culture classes will be offered throughout the year. Examples of potential classes include, Chinese painting, calligraphy, tea art or paper cutting. Please contact 208-885-7110 or follow us on Facebook to find out about classes.

Confucius Institute

Physical Address:
851 Campus Drive
Administration Building, Room 328
Moscow, Idaho 83844

Mailing Address:
Confucius Institute
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3179
Moscow, ID 83844-3179

Phone: 208-885-7110

Fax: 208-885-5221


Web: Confucius Institute


Physical Address:
Idaho Water Center, Suite 442
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: 208-885-7110