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An Exploration into the History and Culture of Nanjing (2017/18)

Date : 19 May 2017

Objective

In alignment with the school curriculum, the Education Bureau organises the Mainland exchange programme entitled “An Exploration into the History and Culture of Nanjing (2017/18)” with an aim to strengthening students’ understanding of the history and culture of Nanjing, and their knowledge of the important historical events and figures in the modern history of China.

 

Enrollment

The Programme consists of the following 2 identical 5-day study tours.  Each tour offers 100 senior secondary student and 10 teacher exchange quota.

 

Tour A:  7 - 11 November 2017

Tour B:  26-30 March 2018

 

Each school can nominate at most three groups of participants (each group consists of 10 senior secondary students and 1 teacher) for the Programme.  While schools can encourage students who have not participated in Mainland exchange programmes before to join, 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, Education Bureau at Room 934, 9/F, Wu Chung House, 213 Queen’s Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong on or before 21 June 2017 (Wednesday).  Late submissions will not be accepted.

 

Enquiry

For enquiries, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section at 2892 6430 or 2892 6436.

 

For details, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No.105/2017 [download].