HSK 6 Expansion: Chinese News and Society

Study Chinese news reels and documentaries on society with annotated subtitles.

THIS COURSE IS INCLUDED FOR FREE in the HSK 6 Bundle, HSK 5+6 Bundle and the Ultimate Bundle.

This course will help you go through 25 hours of Chinese news, as well as some documentaries on Chinese society.

Course size:

  • 20 full episodes of Jinri-guanzhu (今日关注)
  • 2 full episodes of Xinwen-lianbo (新闻联播)
  • 16 additional episodes across 4 other series from CCTV-4
  • 10 episodes across 4 documentary series
  • a MOOC lecture on TV production
    • only the first three or four episodes from each documentary series are included so you can sample a variety of documentaries
  • Total audio duration: 25 hours
  • Recommended study time: 187 hours
    • As a reference, we recommend that you spend a total of 2,200 hours of study time for HSK 6, including time spent on the HSK 6 course, expansion activities, and conversation/writing practices.
  • Example study schedule: 3 hr/day for 2 months, 1hr/day for 6 months

We provide you with

  • Annotated subtitles as PDFs – easy to print out, study, mark up and review
  • Long sentences are separated into short lines for easy comprehension
  • Line-by-line machine translation (unchecked) for your reference
  • Words HSK 6 or above are highlighted and annotated on the side to save you dictionary look-up time
  • Headwords in annotation linked to the Pleco app

The first PDF is available as a free preview.


Course Curriculum


  Introduction
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  News Programs
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  Documentaries
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  MOOC Lectures
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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
THIS COURSE IS INCLUDED FOR FREE in the HSK 6 Bundle, HSK 5+6 Bundle and the Ultimate Bundle.

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