LTL Master Class Program

The LTL Master Class Program is specifically targeted at students aged 50 and above.

The Master Class Program is highly immersive and doesn’t just focus on learning the Chinese language, but also experiencing as much of the culture and history of China as possible.

You will experience either Beijing or Shanghai (or perhaps even both) like never before and receive our expert tutelage from the best and most experienced teachers in China.

LTL Master Class Program

  • Highly Immersive Program for over 50s
  • Beijing or Shanghai, or both
  • Top Class Chinese Teaching Team
  • Full Support of LTL Staff
  • Flexible Durations
  • Learn Chinese Like Never Before

Experience China with the experts, it’s not all about the famous touristy areas, we’ll take you off the beaten track with people who know Beijing and Shanghai like the back of their own hands!

Learn Chinese and Experience China like never before.

  • Great Support

    Great Support

    24/7 Support - Our teams in Beijing and Shanghai know China incredibly well. You have our support all hours of the day.

    Top Teachers - Our teachers are all fully certified and have bags of experience when teaching Chinese to foreigners.

  • Learn Chinese From the Best

    Learn Chinese From the Best

    Bags of Experience - We've been teaching Chinese and supporting foreigners in China since way back in 2007.

    Questions Answered - In class you have the chance to talk, read, write, listen and pick up all the aspects of learning Chinese.

  • Discover Shanghai

    Discover Shanghai

    Old French Concession - Right where our school is located. A wonderful and eclectic mix of little chic shops where you can wander for hours.

    The Bund - Quite possibly one of the most mind-blowing and impressive skylines you'll ever come across. Old meets New in spectacular style.

  • Discover Beijing

    Discover Beijing

    Culture Everywhere - Tian'anmen Square, The Forbidden City, the (old) Summer palace, the Lama temple. We could go on and on and on...

    Hutong's - This is what China is all about. Stroll casually through Beijing's hutong's day after day and discover little gems wherever you look.

Sandra Potter came all the way from New Zealand to study Chinese in a group with LTL. She retired and wanted to learn Chinese “as a way to keep her brain active”. Find out more about her story here.

LTL is a great place to be because you meet people from all four corners of the planet and everyone has their own story. Discover more about LTL with our Intro video here.

Beijing – Follow in the Footsteps of Marco Polo

Beijing is an ancient city teeming with history, and is home to many historical sites such as the Forbidden City, The Great Wall, and the Temple of Heaven.

Study Chinese in the Chinese capital and enjoy exploring the unique hutong streets whilst watching the locals spend their evenings dancing away in the nearby parks. Pick a nice quaint spot to take it all in with some lovely traditional Chinese food and you’ll have the recipe for a memorable trip to China.

See below for a sample schedule:

Beijing Week 1 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10:00-12:00 Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Great Wall Trip Free Day
12:00-13:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:00-15:00 Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class
15:00-18:00 Temple of Heaven Wudaoying Hutong Taichi & Xinjiang Food 798 Art District Silk Market
Beijing Week 1 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10:00-12:00 Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Great Wall Trip Free Day
12:00-13:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:00-15:00 Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class
15:00-18:00 Temple of Heaven Wudaoying Hutong Taichi & Xinjiang Food 798 Art District Silk Market
Beijing Week 2 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10:00-12:00 Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Forbidden City Trip Free Day
12:00-13:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:00-15:00 Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class
15:00-18:00 Explore Hutongs Wangfujing Calligraphy & Beijing Duck Beihai Park Lama Temple
Beijing Week 2 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10:00-12:00 Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Forbidden City Trip Free Day
12:00-13:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:00-15:00 Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class
15:00-18:00 Explore Hutongs Wangfujing Calligraphy & Beijing Duck Beihai Park Lama Temple

Shanghai – Discover the Paris of the East

Shanghai is the economic and financial center of China and a city like no other!

A modern world metropolis with a population larger than most countries in Europe.

Shanghai is famous for its mix of Oriental and Occidental Culture, with influences from all over the world. The city life here is extremely fast paced. For anyone staying here for an extended period of time, adapting to change becomes a natural part of life.

Shanghai is a truly unique city that has to be experienced!

See below for a sample schedule of our Master Class Program in Shanghai:

Shanghai Week 1 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10:00-12:00 Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Trip to Jiangsu Free Day
12:00-13:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:00-15:00 Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class
15:00-18:00 The Bund Yu Garden Hot Pot & Tea Ceremony Propaganda Museum Shanghai Museum
Shanghai Week 1 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10:00-12:00 Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Trip to Jiangsu Free Day
12:00-13:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:00-15:00 Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class
15:00-18:00 The Bund Yu Garden Hot Pot & Tea Ceremony Propaganda Museum Shanghai Museum
Shanghai Week 2 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10:00-12:00 Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Trip to Hangzhou Free Day
12:00-13:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:00-15:00 Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class
15:00-18:00 Nanjing West Rd Silk Markets Kongfu Qibao Water Town Trip to Sheshan
Shanghai Week 2 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10:00-12:00 Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Chinese class Trip to Hangzhou Free Day
12:00-13:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:00-15:00 Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class Chinese Class
15:00-18:00 Nanjing West Rd Silk Markets Kongfu Qibao Water Town Trip to Sheshan

Can’t Decide? Pick Both!

We get it, both look so good and you know why? It’s because they are!

So different yet both so spectacular in their own unique and wonderful ways.

Learn Chinese in China in Beijing and Shanghai for an unforgettable experience and let LTL guide you through from start to finish. Make speedy progress with your Chinese and take in the best sights in all of China at the same time.

Our Shanghai language course is based right in the heart of the old French Concession, one of the quirkiest and most beautiful areas in all of Shanghai.

Then swap those tight, tiny little streets in Shanghai to the Central Business District of Beijing. Our headquarters is situated right in the heart of bustling Beijing. A world apart from the green streets of our Shanghai school.

We are perfectly located in both cities for your convenience.

Course Dates

Below is the starting date for the next two seasons in both Beijing and Shanghai.

Please contact us if you have any questions regarding the start dates.

  • Spring 2020:
    • Shanghai: March 16th
    • Beijing: March 30th

LTL Master Class Prices – Chinese Yuan

Listed below are prices for our two Master Class programs – standard and multi-city. Standard will feature in either Beijing or Shanghai whilst multi-city covers both Beijing and Shanghai.

Please note all prices below are listed in Chinese Yuan (CNY/RMB). Alternate durations are also available. Please chat to us for further details.

Standard Program (1 City)

Duration Master Class Master Class Homestay Master Class Studio Apartment
1 week 4,682 7,520 8,137
2 weeks 9,003 14,513 15,711
3 weeks 12,985 21,009 22,754
4 weeks 16,648 27,036 29,294
5 weeks 20,010 32,616 35,357
6 weeks 23,088 37,775 40,968
Duration Master Class Master Class Homestay Master Class Studio Apartment
1 week 4,682 7,520 8,137
2 weeks 9,003 14,513 15,711
3 weeks 12,985 21,009 22,754
4 weeks 16,648 27,036 29,294
5 weeks 20,010 32,616 35,357
6 weeks 23,088 37,775 40,968

Multi-City Program

Duration Master Class Master Class Homestay Master Class Studio Apartment
2 weeks 9,722 15,232 16,430
4 weeks 17,367 27,755 30,013
6 weeks 23,807 38,494 41,687
8 weeks 32,462 51,086 55,343
Duration Master Class Master Class Homestay Master Class Studio Apartment
2 weeks 9,722 15,232 16,430
4 weeks 17,367 27,755 30,013
6 weeks 23,807 38,494 41,687
8 weeks 32,462 51,086 55,343

Includes:

1. Chinese Classes -20h/wk*                                                  

2. Airport pick-up and drop off (private bus)

3. All afternoon and weekend activities, including tickets

4. Transport (public transport card)

5. 24/7 Emergency support

*upgrade to 1-on-1 possible for higher level

6. All teaching materials

7. Local Guide

8. Free Language Assessment & Graduation Certificate

9. Free WIFI

10. Max. 6 students per Chinese class

11. Multi-city includes free transport between Beijing/Shanghai

EXTRA – Book with another person, receive 5% off each.

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