Now that I finally signed up for a Mandarin course at a language school, I came one step closer in pursuing this goal.I have 10 weeks to study for approximately 400 hours to get into the university course starting in January. This digit should be taken seriously as it is the official guideline recommended for the entrance exam of the course.
Two 120 minutes sessions per week plus homework should give me a good foundation for this challenging task. In addition I got a "private tutor" (a friend of mine who has
Wish me good perseverance and an alert mind.
So far my study material consists of a textbook/ workbook, a phrasebook, podcasts and some software for my audio capability.
As you sow, so shall you reap.