New Era University College
New Era University College

New Era University College


Diploma in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language (TCSL)


Teacher Training & Education
Diploma Program
Year Established
Qualification Awarded
Diploma in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language
Awarding Institution
New Era University College
Recognition of Qualification
Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
Course Duration
2 years (total up 6 semesters)
February, May, September
Class Location
  • New Era University College (Kajang)


The Diploma in Teaching Chinese as Second Language is a teacher training programme that equips students with a combination of theoretical and practical skills.
It takes into account knowledge, abilities and cultural construction to enhance students’ professionalism.
This programme develops qualified and outstanding teachers through cultivating students’ teaching capabilities.
This programme is divided into 4 different academic fields: 1. Chinese language knowledge; 2. Teaching methods; 3. Education and other education related studies; 4. Chinese literature and culture.
Under this, students may be sent abroad for their practicum to obtain a real life experience of teaching Chinese abroad.
This practical training helps to enhance students’ teaching skills and enrich their teaching experience.

Course Syllabus

Major Subjects
● 教育心理学 Educational Psychology
● 对外汉语教学概论 Foundation of Teaching Chinese as Second Language
● 教育学原理 Principle of Education
● 听说教学 Audiolingualism of Teaching Chinese as Second Language
● 语音教学 Studies of Phonetic Instruction in Chinese
● 语法教学 Chinese Pedagogical Grammar
● 华人社会与文化 Chinese Social and Culture
● 阅读教学 Teaching Reading to Student of Chinese as Second Language
● 现代汉语 Modern Chinese Language
● 第二语言习得 Second Language Acquisition
● 语言学概论 Foundation of Chinese Linguistics
● 中国古代文学 Chinese Ancient Literature
● 汉字学 Chinese Philology
● 中华文化与跨文化交际 Cross Cultural Communication
● 教学设计 Chinese Language Teaching Plan
● 写作教学 Teaching Writing to Student of Chinese as Second Language
● 汉语教学评价 Assessments for Chinese Language Teaching
● 双语教学 Bilingual Education
● 东南亚华文教育发展 Development of Chinese Education in South East Asia
● 中国现当代文学 Modern Chinese Literature
● 班级经营与行为管理 Classroom and Behaviour Management
● 教学实习 Practicum

Entry Requirement

• SPM with 3 Credits
• UEC with 3 Credits
• O Level / IGCSE / Other qualifications deemed equivalent by MQA

Course Fees

< RM25000 (estimated total amount of the tuition and miscellaneous fees for the entire program)
Tuition Fee
RM25,200 (Including Application Fee )
Application Fee

The fee listed above is only for reference. For the actual information of the tuition fees, please click here to inquire.

Course Inquiry

Marketing & Sales Department
Tel: 03-87392770 ext: 121/123/125

Ask Me