Welcome to our new site! This is a project website to showcase our students’ creativity and critical thinking through the medium of Mandarin Chinese.
This collaborative project is called “Global Perspectives via Short Films“. Students are high-level learners of Mandarin Chinese from INALCO, LSE and Ca’ Foscari University of Venice.
LSE Language Centre, UK
The Language Centre offers Mandarin courses which students can take as part of their degree, or they can take non-credit bearing certificate courses. There are currently over 300 LSE students enrolled on Mandarin courses. The Mandarin team has developed student exchanges with Fudan University, and more recently, Tsinghua University, Beijing.
The National Institute for Oriental Languages and Civilizations (French: Institut national des langues et civilisations orientales) is a famous French institution teaching languages that span Central Europe, Africa, Asia, America and Oceania.
Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy
The Department of Asian and North African Studies at the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice offers bachelor and masters degree in the Language, Culture and Society of Asia. Degree Programmes allows students to achieve good proficiency in one East Asian language, basic knowledge of a second East Asian language, as well as a solid grounding in the cultures and societies of the relevant countries. Graduates go on to work in the field of intercultural communication and for cultural organizations and museums, national and EU public institutions, international organizations, businesses.
Dr Catherine Xiang & Dr Lijing Shi (LSE), Guo Jing ( INALCO), Livio Zanini (Ca’ Foscari University of Venice) .