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Mainland Exchange Programme for Junior Secondary and Upper Primary Students 2017/18

Date : 11 July 2017

In alignment with the school curriculum, the Education Bureau (EDB) organises “Mainland Exchange Programme for Junior Secondary and Upper Primary Students” (the Programme) with the aim of providing different learning experiences for students to deepen their understanding of the history, culture, custom, urban/rural developments, economic development, technological innovation as well as nature conservation in the Mainland (including Guangdong, Jiangxi, Guangxi, Shanghai and Nanjing).

 

EDB has commissioned service providers to organise 22 trips between September 2017 and August 2018.  The trips range from one to four days.  These 22 trips include 4 trips outside Guangdong Province and 18 trips in Guangdong Province (with 2 trips divided into 2 sub-trips each).  Please refer to Annex 1 in the Circular Memorandum (Chinese version only) for details of the Programme and application procedures.  A brief summary of the trips is listed below:

 

No.

Name of the Trips

Day(s)

Target

N1

History and Technology in Shanghai (New)

3

Primary 4 to Primary 6

N2

History and Culture in Nanjing (New)

4

Primary 5 to Secondary 3

N3

Culture and Landscape in Nanning & Detian, Guangxi (Revised)

4

Primary 6 to Secondary 3

N4

Pottery Art, Heritage and Culture in Jiangxi

4

Secondary 1 to 3

G1

Aviation and Technology in Shenzhen (New)

1

Primary 4 to 6

G2

Environmental Protection Facilities and Nature Reserve in Huizhou

2

G3

Nature Conservation and Sustainable Development in Guangzhou

2

G4

Water Conservancy Projects and Environmental Protection in Heyuan

3

G5

Natural Environment, History and Culture in Shenzhen (New)

1

Primary 4 to

Secondary 3

 

G6

Innovative Technology and Economic Development in Shenzhen (New)

1

G7A

Lingnan Culture in Foshan (New)

1

G7B

Lingnan Culture in Guangzhou and Foshan

2

G8

Dr SUN Yat-sen’s Life and Related Historical Events, and 1911 Revolution in Guangzhou (New)

2

G9

Development and Technology in Dongguan (Revised)

2

G10

Western Style Buildings, Their History and Culture in Guangzhou

2

G11

Chinese Style Buildings, Their History and Culture in Guangzhou

2

G12

Historical Figures and Events in Dongguan and Zhongshan

2

G13

Hakka Culture in Meizhou and Heyuan (Revised)

3

G14

History and Culture in Chaozhou

3

G15

Economic Development in Guangzhou and Zhujiang Delta Area

2

Secondary 1 to 3

G16A

Natural Landforms and Conservation in Zhaoqing (2 days)

2

G16B

Natural Landforms and Conservation in Zhaoqing (3 days)

3

G17

Maritime Silk Road in Yangjiang and Heritage Conservation in Kaiping

3

G18

Geological Landforms and Ecological Conservation in Danxia Mountain of Shaoguan

3

 

For details, please refer to Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No. 128/2017. [Download]