Chinese Language Study

ZJUT Teaching Calendar for 2015/2016(1) semester
Week MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT SUN
1 9/21 9/22 9/23 9/24 9/25 9/26 9/27
2 9/28 9/29 9/30 10/1 10/2 10/3 10/4
3 10/5 10/6 10/7 10/8 10/9 10/10 10/11
4 10/12 10/13 10/14 10/15 10/16 10/17 10/18
5 10/19 10/20 10/21 10/22 10/23 10/24 10/25
6 10/26 10/27 10/28 10/29 10/30 10/31 11/1
7 11/2 11/3 11/4 11/5 11/6 11/7 11/8
8 11/9 11/10 11/11 11/12 11/13 11/14 11/15
9 11/16 11/17 11/18 11/19 11/20 11/21 11/22
10 11/23 11/24 11/25 11/26 11/27 11/28 11/29
11 11/30 12/1 12/2 12/3 12/4 12/5 12/6
12 12/7 12/8 12/9 12/10 12/11 12/12 12/13
13 12/14 12/15 12/16 12/17 12/18 12/19 12/20
14 12/21 12/22 12/23 12/24 12/25 12/26 12/27
15 12/28 12/29 12/30 12/31 1/1 1/2 1/3
16 1/4 1/5 1/6 1/7 1/8 1/9 1/10
17 1/11 1/12 1/13 1/14 1/15 1/16 1/17
18 1/18 1/19 1/20 1/21 1/22 1/23 1/24


Introduction of Chinese language study

TCSL Department of International  College is composed of 20 teachers with Master and Ph.D leading by professors. It undertakes task of teaching Chinese to degree students, long or short term language students, project students with seven levels from A to G and international students can choose courses according to their language foundation. We create “ Hundreds of Lotus ” class with the concept of combining language teaching and Chinese culture experience. “ Hundreds of Lotus ” class has the feature of three combinations, naming class combining extracurricular activities, language teaching combining cultural practice, language speaking combining local society. Relying on Chinese language and culture teaching bases, “ Hundreds of Lotus ” class will give lectures, encourage students to talk, organize clubs, start Chinese language corner, teach with scenario simulation, test of comprehensive language skills, hold parties and evenings, establish language and cultural courses of Tai Chi, paper cutting, traditional musical instrument and HSK training. International students can learn Chinese language and appreciate extensive and profound Chinese culture within a relatively short time.

Chinese traditional art and culture Lectures

Paper cutting 

Students show their beautiful works
 
Chinese zither

Students learn hard from their zither teacher, the atmosphere was very happy, finally they had been able to play simple zither Tracks
 
Visit Wangxingji hand-made fan factory

Students were very interested in  how to make an traditional Chinese hand-made fan , they took many pictures to record the memorable moments.
 
Story party

In the story party, the students share their interesting stories of their own countries in Chinese for everyone. It was not only an exchange of different cultures but also improved their Chinese.


Activities

International Students Base Construction 

With the number of international students of ZJUT increasing rapidly, the international college established bases actively to afford more approaches for international students to experience Chinese culture and learn academic knowledge. So far, many academic bases and bases for social practice have been set up. 

1.The Base for Social Practice ----Hengdian Television Vocational College 

The base affords a lot choices for international students to experience Chinese culture, learn about film and television shoot and visit the ancient buildings here.  
On 9th of Dec, 2013, after plate awarding ceremony, more than 50 international students visited the training building and experienced the beauty class. 


2.Culture Education Base for International Students ----“Wangxingji” Limited Liability Company  

On 6th of June, 2014, 25 international students of ZJUT visited the base and took part in the plate awarding ceremony. Later, Miss Etiquette led them to visit the fan museum and the hand crafted workshop. The attractive ancient culture impressed them deeply. 


3.The Base for Social Practice ---- Hangzhou Yunhe Academy  

In October, 2013, more than 20 international students from ZJUT had a special Bejing opera class in Hangzhou Yunhe Academy. They admired a famous piece of Bejing opera and put the costumes on, learning the movements from the teacher.  



“The Dream of ZJUT” Over-Provincial Culture Platform Construction

Student service office of ZJUT international college actively participated in various education exhibitions ,widely established the relationship with different organizations and set up the culture platform under the policy ---- “bringing in and going out”

1.2014 “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Language Competition for Global Foreigners in Hangzhou District

On 8t of May, 2014, 2014 “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Language Competition for Global Foreigners in Hangzhou District was held in our university. There were 52 contestants from 14 different universities like Zhejiang University, Zhejiang University of Technology, Zhejiang Normal University and so on. Finally, there were two international students from ZJUT entered the final competition.This was the third time for our university to hold the Chinese Bridge. It’s definitely an important platform to show the education level of ZJUT and improve the international level.



2.Dream Trip to Zhejiang

On 5th of Dec, 2014, the band consists of international students from ZJUT set off to Zhejiang Normal University in Jinhua to participate the talent show “Dream Trip to Zhejiang” with other 13 teams from different universities. Their performance got a lot of thumbs-ups. Also, a girl from Vietnam of ZJUT got the third prize in the Chinese food competition.


3.The Sport Culture Trip for International Students

2012-2013 “The Sport Culture Trip for International Students A Sport Culture Trip for International Students”Competition was held in our university. There are 16teams, 111 international students and 27 Chinese students from different universities. Eventually, Zhejiang University, Zhejiang University of Technology, Zhejiang Normal University, Zhejiang University of Science and Technology and Wenzhou Medical College won the first 5 places in the competition and took part in the semifinals representing the universities of Zhejiang province.




Interactive Platform Construction for International Students and Chinese Students

2014 the number of international students reached 2283. For affording the communication platform for both international students and Chinese students to help international students adapt the new circumstance quickly, student service office of ZJUT international college attached great importance to the interactive platform construction.

1.Partner Plan ---- “Ice Broken ” Party

On 28th of Sept, 2014, international students department held a special party for both international students and Chinese students to make friends with each other. The party was pretty successful and built a communication bridge between the international students and Chinese students so they could help each other and experience different cultures.


2.Chinese Corner

On 1st of April, 2014, students from civil engineering class 3 invited some international friends to take part in the Chinese corner.They really had a fantastic talk and international students learnt more Chinese language from Chinese students. 

On 18th of Oct, 2014, a special Chinese Corner called “Meet” started. International students and Chinese students spent an amazing time together through the introductions and games. 


3.Welcome Party for Both International And Chinese Students

Every September, there was a welcome party for both international and Chinese students. Chinese students and international students attended and performed together. It was definitely good to learn about each other and different cultures. 


4.“We Are Giants” ---- Top 10 Singing Competition

“We Are Giants” Top 10 singing competition gave a platform for both international and Chinese students to show their talent on the stage. We can experience colorful cultures here and enjoy various shows.





Campus Culture Activities

1.The Series Activities of International Culture Festival

International culture festival included international culture exhibition, Christmas party, International students experience Chinese festival and sports meeting for Indonesia students. This was the third international culture festival and it was pretty successful.


2.Various Sports Competition





Off-campus Social Voluntary And Practice Activities

Student service office of ZJUT international college actively took part in voluntary activities all the time and widely did many voluntary things.

1.Voluntary Activities

26 international and Chinese students and teachers of ZJUT attended the 9th, 10th CICAF, standing in the smiling kiosk and serving others.


2.The Trip to Explore The Chinese Traditional Culture

International students went to Wuzhen, Liangzhu, the Song city, Zhangzhou wild animal zoo etc to experience Chinese traditional culture deeply in different aspects. The university had organized these culture trips for three years. They were very popular and efficient for international students.


3.Visit Companies