Director of Confucius School Wu Shukhong spoke about Chinese culture with the students of the College of Economics and Law
At the end of last week, a meeting of students of the College of Economics and Law with representatives of the Confucius School was held. Division Director from the Chinese side Wu Shukhong gave a lecture dedicated to the history and culture of China.
Guests of the audience were introduced by the director of the College of Economics and Law Olena Hrybanova. Both directors of the Confucius School from ZNU and from the Anhui Pedagogical University - Volodymyr Volkov and Wu Shukhong acquainted students with the school's activities and opportunities offered by them in cooperation with a Chinese university.
This is a jubilee year for the People’s Republic of China: 70 years ago this state was formed on the site of the ancient civilization of China. Therefore, a number of cultural events are planned in ZNU, devoted to the popularization of traditions and original interesting history, the study of Chinese, etc.
Volodymyr Volkov briefly outlined the purpose of the meeting and spoke about the activities of the Confucius School, which has been operating on the basis of ZNU for two years, thanks to the cooperation with the Anhui Pedagogical University. Today, about a hundred people study at the Confucius School on the basis of ZNU, including schoolchildren, students, adults.
Therefore, the management of this educational institution plans to expand the scope of activities. Now it is proposed to introduce an optional study of Chinese for college students. Soon the opening of the new specialty "Chinese language" on the Faculty of Foreign Philology of ZNU will take place. The leadership of the Confucius School and two universities plan to establish the Confucius Institute at ZNU in the near future.
During the lecture Wu Shukhong highlighted many interesting questions useful for the development of bilateral relations. First of all, he noted that the Chinese are striving to develop friendly relations with Ukraine.
Students could learn more about the history and modernity of Chin. The speaker briefly presented the history of the development of the ancient civilization of China, which has more than four thousand years. He also spoke about the outstanding figures of Chinese philosophy - Laozi and Confucius.
At the end of the meeting, both directors of the Confucius School invited college youths to actively participate in the activities proposed as part of the activities of this educational unit. It will be interesting and useful events.
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