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Opportunity two weeks in China for our students

 
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Opportunity two weeks in China for our students
by Stephen Clegg - Wednesday, 20 April 2016, 12:29 PM
 

Tonghua University (China)


1st July 2016


COURSE OVERVIEW
This two week intensive Chinese summer school provides both educational and cultural studies programmes. Tonghua Normal University welcomes Wrexham Glyndwr University students to their summer school and is delighted to offer a two week duration summer school for all Wrexham Glyndwr Students in July 2016.


Tonghua Normal University is located in Tonghua City of Jilin province, at the foot of Changbai Mountain, beside the Yalu River, and adjacent to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. Tonghua Normal University was founded in 1958. It was promoted to an undergraduate university and was renamed Tonghua Normal University in 1978. Now the university comprises of 15 colleges and departments and 42 majors which cover eight disciplines. It also has another two non-major departments, Department of Ideological and Political Theory and Department of Public English as well as College of Adults and Continuing Education, Network Information Centre and eight scientific research institutes


The university has 59 laboratories, 25 training rooms, 54 off campus praxis sites and 53 professional practice bases. There are 11,000 full-time students from 26 provinces and municipalities. The university engages foreign language experts from Britain, the U.S., Japan, Korea and other countries all year round.


ACCOMMODATION
Students are provided with on-campus accommodation or are allocated to University housing a short distance from the University.


STUDENT SUPPORT
Scheduled transfers from Tonghua to the university are included in the programme fees as appropriate. Staff from the Language Centre will support you during your stay in China.


MINIMUM AGE
18 years


DATES AND FEES
July 1st – July 15, 2016


FEE PER PERSON: £350
Fees exclude return flights and Visa costs, but includes full board, tuition, tuition material, weekend trips, a guided tour, social events, accommodation (with bedding and towels) and airport transfers (to/from Tonghua airport) subject to schedule and prior agreement of times.


2 WEEK ITINERARY
HOW TO APPLY
Apply now by sending your contact details to:
Suzanne Riley, Tel: +44(0)1978 293007
Email: s.riley@glyndwr.ac.uk
Leila Luukko-Vinchenzo, Tel: +44(0)1978 293553
Email: l.luukkovinchenzo@glyndwr.ac.uk

Activities

1st July Pick-up in the airport
2nd July am: visiting campus; library and the exhibition of the Manchu folk art
pm: meeting Chinese Students
3rd July am: language and culture learning
pm: learning Chinese culture: paper cuts
4th July am: language and culture learning
pm: lecture of Chinese cuisine culture: making Chinese food: jiaozi
5th July am: language and culture learning
pm: cultural exchange: learning Chinese songs
Evening: square dance
6th July Sightseeing in Tonghua
7th July Visiting Mt. Changbai
8th July am: language and culture learning
pm: art and sports activity: making Sonhua inkstone
9th July am: language and culture learning
pm: art and sports activity: learning Chinese Wushu
10th July am: language and culture learning
pm: cultural exchange: learning Tai-chi Chuan; lecture of Chinese tea culture
11th July am: language and culture learning
pm: singing and dancing party
12th July am: language and culture learning
pm: lecture of Chinese calligraphy
13th July am: language and culture learning
pm: forum of Chinese and British students
14th July am: language and culture learning
pm: closing ceremony and closing party
15th July Transfer to the airport