An Exploration into the Ethnic Culture, Natural Landscape and Astronomy of Guizhou (2016/17)

Upload Date : 9 May 2017


In alignment with the school curriculum, the Education Bureau (EDB) organises the Mainland exchange programme entitled “Passing on the Torch” Platform Programme Series: An Exploration into the Ethnic Culture, Natural and Astronomy of Guizhou (2016/17) (the Programme) with an aim of enhancing students’ understanding of the natural landscape and the development of astronomy in Guizhou.  Students can also explore the life and customs of ethnic minorities in Guizhou.


This 5-day programme is scheduled for 26 to 30 June 2017.  Details and application procedures are attached at Annex 1 to Annex 3 in the Circular Memorandum  (Chinese version only).


Each school can nominate at most two groups of participants (each group consists of 10 Secondary 3 to 6 students and 1 teacher) for the Programme.  Schools can encourage students who have not participated in Mainland exchange programmes before to join the Programme, and all participation is on a voluntary basis.  Interested schools are requested to return the completed application form (Annex 4  in the Circular Memorandum , Chinese version only) to the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section of EDB by fax (3104 0716) on or before 29 May 2017 (Monday).  Late submissions will not be accepted.



For enquiries, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section, Education Bureau at 2892 6436 or 2892 6462.


For details, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No. 87/2017. [download]