Since its publication, Chinese Reading Course has been used by many educational institutions. The revised edition was published in 2009. In order to better match Chinese Course (3rd edition), Chinese Reading Course (3rd edition) has been launched. Volume 1 consists of 30 lessons, Volume 2 consists of 20 lessons, and Volume 3 consists of 28 lessons. Revisions were made in the third edition based on the revisions made in Chinese Course (3rd edition). Meanwhile, the outdated articles were replaced and deleted.