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Information sessions: Summer Study Tour to China

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Oct 10, 2017 to Oct 11, 2017

Global Perspective: Arts & Science Summer Study Tour to China

Global Perspective: Arts & Science Summer Study Tour to China

Co-organized by the Confucius Institute at the University of Saskatchewan and the Beijing Institute of Technology, this opportunity is open to all arts and science students.

Learn more about the Summer Study Tour to China at one of two information sessions:

  • Oct. 10 at 12:30–1:30 pm in Arts 100
  • Oct. 11 at 4:30–5:30 pm in Arts 217

All expenses for the two-week study tour (accommodation, meals and local transportation) will be covered by the Confucius Institute Headquarters. Nominated participants will also receive a $1,250 scholarship from the College of Arts & Science to subsidize international travel. 

Highlights of the study tour:

  • Tour the Great Wall of China, the Forbidden City, the Confucius Temple and other historical sites
  • Visit Chinese universities to compare Chinese and Canadian educational systems
  • Taste authentic Chinese food and local snacks
  • Experience Chinese culture: water painting, martial arts, calligraphy and other cultural activities

Visit the Study Abroad website for more information, including an application form.

Contact:

Confucius Institute
Arts 205
(306) 966-1200
confucius.institute@usask.ca

 

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