The Language Center of Fu Jen Catholic University offers two summer programs in Chinese: four weeks in July and four weeks in August each year. Beside general Chinese language courses, lectures such as Introduction of Chinese Philosophy, Introduction of Taoism and Introduction to Classical Chinese are offered.
ABOUT THE LANGUAGE CENTER OF FU JEN CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY
The Language Center of Fu Jen Catholic University was founded originally by Divine World Missionaries. For fathers, brothers and being specialized in Mandarin was not just crucial for preaching, but especially for lecturing and managing the school. Hence, the idea of establishing a Chinese-Learning Center has direction of the President Cardinal Paul Yu Pin in 1964.
With a view to promote interactions of Chinese and Western Cultures and recruit foreign students to learn Chinese here, the Chinese-Learning Center “Language Center” with recognition from the Ministry of Education of Republic of China in 1969. Nowadays there are only Chinese curriculums with non-credits courses for students.
The detailed range of courses offered can be found here. Beside general language courses to learn Chinese, courses such as Introduction of Chinese Philosophy, Introduction of Taoism, Introduction to Classical Chinese, the Four Books (Study of The Four Books: The Analects, The Doctrine of the Mean, Mencius, The Great Learning), and others are offered.
The exact term dates and contact information are available on the English website of the Language Center, http://www.lc.fju.edu.tw/
FU JEN CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY LANGUAGE CENTER
2017 SUMMER CALENDAR
Please click for session dates & application deadlines: Chinese Summer Programs 2017
DATES OF THE SUMMER SESSIONS 2017
Session I: July (4 weeks). 2017/7/3 - 2017/7/28
Session II: August (3 weeks). 2017/8/1 - 2017/8/25
Teachers in the Language Center are all experienced teachers with enthusiastic teaching attitude. Most of the teachers have been certificated with Certificate for Program of Teaching Chinese as a Second/Foreign Language by the Ministry of Education. Besides regular Mandarin courses, some of our teachers are able to teach students according to their special needs with professional knowledge, such as History, Philosophy, Business, News, Classical Chinese and guided reading of Catholic scriptures, etc..
FURTHER INFORMATION & CONTACT
- Country: Taiwan
- City: Taipei
- Duration: 3-4 weeks
- Language Courses: Mandarin
- Level: Pre-College, Bachelor, Master, Executive
- Program Language: Mandarin
- Program start: Monday, 03 July 2017