Dublin School of Mandarin Chinese
founded in 2009 and has been approved as an Overseas Compatriot Education Organisation in Taiwan since 2011
what’s the scoop?
Enrolments are open
2nd Jan. 2021
Welcome to Dublin School of Mandarin Chinese 2020/21 on-line registration.
Our 2nd term due to start on Sat 16th Jan. 2021 online.
Chinese studies for kids and teens!
Due to the current Covid-19 restrictions, we are moving our classes online to Saturday from the comfort of your own home.
It is acknowledged that culture element plays an important part in motivation and we're firm believers in Content & Language Integrated Learning, learning and teaching immerse in the target language. Last year, we introduced an innovative way of Saturday Chinese school where students learn with their peers based on their levels for the 1st half of the lesson. After a short break, all students took part in various immersive activities together. This model worked very well and we are hopeful that we will be able to re-start it in Sept 2021.
TOCFL Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language
2nd Jan 2021
TOCFL Tests of Chinese as Foreign Language 華語文能力測驗
CCCC Children's Chinese Competency Certification 2020 兒童華語文能力測驗
The 2020 test has been cancelled and register your interests now for June 2021. The test normally starts at 11 & end at 1300 with 15 minutes snack break in the middle. The test venue is TBD. We are encourage as many students to attend as possible.
Click here to register.
The Poetry and Music event in celebration with Seachtain na Gaeilge
1st March 2020
We are delighted to be sponsoring the Taiwan Ireland Association for this event at the National Library of Ireland and so glad that few of our pupils will be taking part.
“The fact is that given the challenges we face, education doesn't need to be reformed -- it needs to be transformed. The key to this transformation is not to standardize education, but to personalize it, to build achievement on discovering the individual talents of each child, to put students in an environment where they want to learn and where they can naturally discover their true passions.”
― Sir Ken Robinson
1950 - 2020
- TOCFL test of Chinese as a foreign language for 2020 has not been cancelled.Time is TBDDublin School of Mandarin ChineseTime is TBDDublin School of Mandarin Chinese, Bray, Wicklow, IrelandAfter the consultation with the officers in the representatives of the Ministry of Education based in the UK. I am afraid the TOCFL will now be postponed to 2021 as Dublin is under Level 3 restriction. We are very sorry for the cancellation.