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2020-03-05

Insight into Northeast China: 2020 Summer Tour&Workshop of JLU Confucius Institutes

I. Program Introduction

Program Background

In order to give full play to the role of JLU Confucius Institutes overseas as a platform for all-round cultural exchanges, strengthen interactions and connectivity among faculties and students, members from the Confucius Institute at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey of the U.S., the Confucius Institute at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv of Ukraine, the Confucius Institute at the University of Buenos Aires of Argentina, the Confucius Institute at Hanyang University of R.O.K and other overseas Confucius Institute partners will be invited to China.

Program Content

All of campers will attend workshops on national conditions of China, take courses of traditional Chinese culture and take part in the language practice activities, so as to experience different teaching concept and learning atmosphere at JLU, to have a thorough understanding of the China’s contemporary social and economic development, to embrace hospitable and generous local folk customs and to taste traditional and folk culture to learn about Chinese civilization with profound charm.

The participants are expected to record what they see and what they learn during the trip with their SLR cameras and digital devices, and present their feelings and thoughts by making micro videos, which represent their most valuable memories and will be shown on the Exhibition.

Participants

20 students and 1 faculty will be invited from each Confucius Institute for the “Insight into Northeast China: 2020 Summer Tour Workshop of JLU Confucius Institutes” . Participants from the Confucius Institutes are mixed up with their counterparts from JLU and divided into several teams.

Dates and Length of the Program

14-day program-“Insight into Northeast China: Summer Tour Workshop of JLU Confucius Institutes ” from 11th – 24th July, 2020. 


II. Itinerary and Agenda

Date

Activity

Location

11th July

Saturday

Arriving in Beijing, check-in

Beijing

12th July Sunday

Impression of China – Visit to Tian’anmen Square;

the Palace Museum and the National Museum

Beijing

13th July Monday

Morning:

Visit to Confucius Institute Headquarters;

Afternoon:

Impression of China – Visit to Summer Palace

Beijing

14th July Tuesday

Morning:

Impression of China – Visit to the Great Wall;

Afternoon:

Language Practice Activity – Nanluogu Alley

Beijing

15th July

Wednesday

Departure from Beijing to Changchun;

Evening:

Orientation of the program

Beijing

Changchun

16th July Thursday

Morning:

Campus tour of JLU, Opening Ceremony;

Noon: Welcome Luncheon;

Afternoon:

Chinese Class –Traditional Folk Arts;

Meeting and Greeting with International Students of JLU

Evening: Champers Party; Chinese Custom Experience

Changchun

17th July Friday

Morning:

Chinese Class – Chinese Modern Life;

Lecture – A Sketch of China;

Afternoon:

Youth Forum at JLU – Create for the Good Life;

Chinese Class – The Art of Chinese Cuisine 1;

Evening:

Language Practice Activity – A bite of China

Changchun

18th July Saturday

Morning:

Chinese Class – China’s Cities;

Lecture – The Belt and Road Initiative: History and Future;

Afternoon:

Chinese Class – The Art of Chinese Cuisine 2;

Language Practice Activity – Visit to Changchun Urban

Planning Exhibition Hall;

Evening:

Traditional Chinese Culture Course – Chinese Tea Culture

Changchun

19th July Sunday

Morning:

Traditional Chinese Culture Course – Lecture on Traditional Chinese Medicine; Visit to the Museum of Changchun University of Chinese Medicine;

Afternoon:

Lecture – Chinese Ancient Poetry;

Evening:

Language Practice Activity – Chinese Leisure Life

Changchun

20th July

Monday

Morning:

Chinese Class – Chinese Traditional Festival;

Chinese Class – Chinese custom;

Afternoon:

Impression of China – Visit to Museum of the Imperial Palace of Manchukuo;

Evening:

Language Practice Activity – Chinese Leisure Life

Changchun

21st July Tuesday

Morning:

Language Practice Activity – Visit to Liwang Experimental Middle School Affiliated to Jilin University;

Afternoon:

Chinese Class – Chinese Family Life;

Language Practice Activity –Visit Chinese Family;

Language Practice Activity – China Bookstore

Changchun

22nd July Wednesday

Morning:

Language Practice Activity – Visit to Jilin Science and Technology Museum

Afternoon:

Language Practice Activity – Visit to Jingyuetan National Forest Park

Changchun


III. Details

1. Expenses on round-trip high-speed railway tickets between Beijing and Changchun, accommodation in Changchun and Beijing, cultural lectures, tickets of cultural activities and intra-city traffic will be covered by the organizer;

2. The agenda is subject to change in accordance with actual circumstances;

3. Participants shall purchase their own international insurance that shall cover their whole stay in China;

4. The summer camp will have exhibition in which each team will use their micro videos to show their experiences. It is suggested that campers bring their own photography devices (mobile phones with high pixels per inch and cameras, etc.);

5. English and Chinese will be working language during the formal activities. Jilin University will select JLU students according to the needs of native languages of the campers from each CI.