What kind of learner is Chinese Odyssey designed for?

Chinese Odyssey is a six-volume series designed primarily for students with no prior experience with Chinese, taking them from Novice Low to Advanced Low levels of language proficiency. The series covers three years of instruction at the college level, and it has also been used with success at the high school level.

Additionally, the exercises and quizzes in Chinese Odyssey are modeled after the questions on the HSK, making the series well-suited for anyone looking to study or work in China.