Learn Chinese 1 is specially designed for the VCE course: Chinese Language, Culture and
Society. It is also applicable to the VCE Chinese Second Language course and other Chinese
programs at the senior level. Relating closely to the Chinese language strand prescribed in
the VCE study design, it covers a wide range of topics such as family and school life, sports
and leisure, travelling, and festivals and holidays. The book offers eight main topics and
each topic consists of four related sub-topics or lessons. Students will acquire important
Chinese vocabulary and grammar to help them access information about and communicate
ideas on topics relevant to their everyday lives and the modern world.