Mandarin Corner (on Wednesdays)
|17 January 2024 - 27 March 2024
|16:30 - 17:30
|What is it:
|School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
|Who is it for:
|University staff, Current University students, General public
Practice your Chinese and develop an appreciation of Chinese culture at our weekly Mandarin Corner.
These are informal conversation sessions at Beginner (HSK 1-3) and Advanced (HSK 4-6) level that are designed to allow Mandarin learners to get together with fellow classmates, meet new friends and discuss Chinese language and culture in a relaxed, friendly environment.
Mandarin Corner takes place 4.30 - 5.30pm every Wednesday during term-time at Lime Café on the ground floor of the Samuel Alexander Building.
Programme for this term:
17-Jan Necessary applications when going to China
24-Jan Chinese geography and cities
31-Jan Make bracelets and Chinese knots
7-Feb Introduce Chinese New Year and make a paper cut "Dragon"
14-Feb Chinese Calligraphy:write "E"
21-Feb Paper folding: make a lantern
28-Feb Try on Chinese costume and design your own costume
6-Mar Chinese folk dance and Chinese fans
13-Mar Beijing Opera and make-up
20-Mar Chinese brush painting:panda
27-Mar Chinese musical instruments and songs
Open to staff, students and the general public.
Travel and Contact Information
Samuel Alexander Building