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Experience China - OLES2137

Year - 2020

The in-country study unit introduces students to Chinese language and culture through an intensive program at a partner university in China. It places particular emphasis on understanding cultural differences in authentic contexts. Students will have practical language lessons and receive an introduction to contemporary culture and society. They will participate in cultural activities such as visits to museums, theatres and memorial sites and have the opportunity to interact with local people. The units will develop skills in crosscultural communication through direct contact.

52 hours in country (classroom and excursion) 5 hours pre-departure (online) 3 hours return (classroom and online)

3x online quizzes (10%), 1x3500wd equivalent in country assessment (80%), 1x500wd equivalent project report (10%)

Additional information
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Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive November

19 Oct 2020

Department/School: Chinese Studies
Study Mode: Field experience
Census Date: 13 Nov 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
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