To enrich international students’ extracurricular life, to cultivate international students’ interest in learning Chinese historical culture, Liaoning University of Technology held the 4th activity, “I and the Imperial Palace----Chinese Historical Culture Tour” on April 22nd, 2017. The purpose of this activity is better their understanding by personally experiencing the centuries-old history and culture of China so as to enhance their Chinese proficiency and love Chinese culture. The activity consisted of 2 parts which are visiting the Imperial Palace and Commander Zhang’s Mansion. 37 students from 9 countries, Russia, Korea, Congo, Nigeria, Botswana, Zambia, Rwanda and Zimbabwe, participated in this activity.
During this activity, our school brought Chinese education into the Imperial Palace and Commander Zhang’s Mansion. Teachers thoroughly elaborated knowledge on historical culture of the Imperial Palace and Commander Zhang’s Mansion, with which students expanded their imagination of the sumptuous royal life and the old, hoary, profound historical culture.
It’s been the 4th “Chinese Historical Culture Tour” held by Liaoning University of Technology, which has already been the annual classic activity of School of International Education that has made great achievements. The activity sets intellectuality, historicality, education and interestingness in one, which brings students out of class and let them seek for knowledge and answers in various resources to combine conceptual and perceptual knowledge. International students enter the Chinese society, intuitively experience the exclusive connotation and charm of Chinese Culture in Western Liaoning via cultural tour activity, which can attract more students so as to facilitate the development of LUT’s international education.
Liaoning University of Technology
School of International Education