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Now a curricular language for Leaving Certiﬁcate
To read the curriculum specification, go to: http://bit.ly/LeavingCertChinese
Why learn Mandarin Chinese?
Trade between Ireland and China has more than doubled over the past five years
More than 400 Irish companies have invested in China
One of the most desired languages to improve your career prospects
Get access to nearly 20% of all content on the internet that is produced in
Get to know a civilisation that has evolved for 3,500 years of written history
Connect with 10,000 Chinese speakers in Ireland, 1 million in Europe and
another 1.3 billion worldwide
Check out our “Why Learn Chinese” http://bit.ly/LeavingCertChinese playlist
and get more insights from learners, entrepreneurs and educators!
What does this mean?
Students can study this curriculum with no prior knowledge of Mandarin
First exam will be in 2022 with the option of both ordinary and higher level
Support for schools introducing Leaving Certificate Mandarin Chinese as a
subject will be available from PPLI, a Department of Education and Skills unit
supporting foreign languages
Saturday class available in Dublin and Cork for students who do not have
access to a teacher! Get in touch with us at http://bit.ly/LeavingCertClasses
Have you asked if classes will be available in your school? You can let them know
that PPLI will support them in offering Chinese as a Leaving Cert subject.
Any questions or for further information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org