This beginner course provides structured learning of writing Chinese characters. It’s suitable for people who either only read and write in Pinyin or want to write characters in correct stroke order to improve memorization and recognition. It begins with a briefing on the history of characters and how it’s evolved to modern-day forms. Key concepts of writing characters such as stroke name, stroke order, radicals and components will be explained and practised. Taught online with live interaction between a teacher and a small group of students, you will learn approximately 120 characters and words related to family, travel, and daily routine. It will be super handy when you are in a Chinese-speaking country and surrounded by characters from public signs to food menus.