courses and programs

Summer Camp - Kunming and Dali 2016

Summer Camp Program

Learn Chinese the easiest way, In the most beautiful place in China…

Table of Content

1. About Huayang
2. Huayang Courses
3. Huayang Summer Camp 2016
4. What you gain
5. Price Inclusions
6. Register your interest
7. Timetable
Contact Us

Why China?

  • China is one of the world’s oldest and richest continuous cultures, over 5000 years old.
  • China is the most populous nation in the world, with 1.28 billion people.
  • One fifth of the planet speaks Chinese. Mandarin Chinese is the mother tongue of over 873
  • million people, making it the most widely spoken first language in the world.
  • In addition to the People’s Republic of China and Taiwan, Mandarin Chinese is also spoken in the important and influential Chinese communities of Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, The Philippines, and Mongolia: important trading countries.
  • China is the Second Lagest Economy in the world.
  • China is One of the largest trading partners of the United States.
  • Many US companies do business in China and have long-term investments there

Chinese is important for your career!

1. International businesses prefer to hire people who speak more than one language. China has become a huge market, and business leaders are looking for people who can speak Chinese and operate successfully in a Chinese cultural context.

2. Knowing Chinese may give you an edge when competing for an important position.

3. China will play a major role in world affairs in the future. China is now also a member of the security council of the United Nations. As China now has opened up to the West, there are opportunities for employment in all areas.

4. China is a wonderful country in which to teach English while developing your language and cultural skills. The experience is great, and it’s something you will never forget.

Things to consider

The study of the Chinese language opens the way to different important fields such as: Chinese politics, economy, history or archaeology.

But to study Chinese means to study a culture, a people. To be at ease and effective in a Chinese environment learning the language is half the battle, knowing the culture behind the language is the other.

Remember these two facts

1. Currently Mandarin Chinese is spoken by over 1 billion people around the world, about one fifth of the global population;

2. Each year more and more students around the world whose mother tongue is not Mandarin are studying it with enthusiasm and success. If they all can learn it, so can you!

1. Huayang Academy

Huayang was established in 2010 and is the biggest professional Chinese teaching organization in Yunnan, China. Huayang has 5 centers located in Kunming, Dali and Lijiang in the Yunnan province. Huayang is aimed at creating direct access to Chinese language and cultural exchange. Huayang provides a platform for the training of international Chinese teachers and promotes global communication and culture interchange.

Huayang was established on the principles of loyalty, dedication, and the pursuit of excellence. Huayang provides its students with professional teaching and the best quality of service throughout. With this policy, Huayang has attracted over a thousand foreign students to living, learning and travelling in Yunnan. Huayang ensures students access to the splendor of the Yunnan landscape, whilst studying the Chinese language and experiencing pure Chinese culture.

2. Huayang Courses

Huayang offers students a range of courses from one on one class, small group classes, to the Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) training. These semester-long or yearlong programs are designed for those students who are eager to enrich their Chinese while living in China.

Huayang also offers its students a Travel&Study option, as well as the Tailored Program and the Camp programs. These programs give students the option of discovering China as they study, as well as enriching their cultural knowledge of China.

3. Huayang Summer Camp

This Camp is designed for 8 -16 years old students, who are interested in Chinese culture and language. Here you will:

  • Learn basic Chinese
  • Experience Chinese life and culture
  • Spend a meaningful and amazing vacation in China
  • Live in a beautiful, safe environment
  • Enjoy homemade meals
  • Learn from experienced course specialists

Huayang combines Chinese language study with a range of cultural classes and activities, such as Kung Fu, calligraphy, Tai Chi, paper cutting, folk music and folk dance.

Study in Yunnan, Summer Program

Summer Camp 2016

5 campuses (July 25th: August 8th) Locations: Kunming, Dali, & Lijiang

    • $1500 per head* for 15 days of Camp
    • $2000 per head* for 22 days of Camp
    • Facilitation Participation ratio 2:15
    • Dali and Kunming Campus locations
    • Age group A (8 to 10years), B (11 to 13years), C (14 to 16 years)
    • Supplies provided by Huayang Academy
    • Information through: Registration forms, Letters, and Website

*Airplane and visa costs are not included. An additional $1800 estimated depending on group flight discount attained and nationality.

Advantages

4. So what do you gain from Summer Camp?

Improved language skills. Students participate in 4 fun-filled hours of language classes a day in order to build a solid foundation in the Chinese language.

Chinese experience

Enriched experience of China. Students discover more of China by engaging in cultural activities and interacting with Chinese locals and minorities.

Chinese Culture

Exploration of traditional sites. Student will visit historically relevant sites and breathtaking locations, such as The Three pagodas and Green Lake.

Travel Yunnan

Participation in diverse trips around the Yunnan province. Students discover a wonderful hidden part of China as they visit a number of minority villages and special performances.

Chinese cultural activities

Assimilation into a new culture. Students get the tools necessary for living in another culture and understanding other people.

What exactly do we do at Summer Camp?

Our aim is to expose students to Chinese culture and language through learning and different cultural activities. Students will participate calligraphy, take cooking classes, as well as Tai Chi and Kung Fu classes. They will have the opportunity create Beijing Opera Masks, paint and act in a small drama. Students will also visit local museums and places of interest. Students would create a scrapbook throughout the trip to show parents what they have achieved.

5. Price Inclusions

Our program is designed to ensure students get the most out of their experience when they join us in Yunnan. This is why we have the most comprehensive tuition inclusions:

  • Tuition, housing and meals
  • Books and supplies
  • Airport reception and orientation
  • Full-time program leadership and support
  • Field trips and cultural activities
  • ISIC travel card which provides insurance and other travel benefits

6. Why you should register interest:

Still deciding? You can register your interest by providing the details of your child to the program. We are in the process of inquiring from Governmental and Non-governmental agencies for sponsorship to help reduce the cost of airfare. With a set number of students, travel discounts can be obtained to reduce the overall cost. When ready, you can pay the fees after filling out the Summer Camp Registration Form.

Note:

    • The number of students for this trip is limited to 15 per year group. Registrations are encouraged on a first come first serve basis, so please hurry.
    • Fees once paid cannot be refunded. Payment for the course can be in the form of cash or check.
    • Students will be required to participate in all activities.

7. Timetable

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Summer Course

Contact

Karla Forjoe

Marketing and Student Recruitment

+233 561548881 +86 15198852928

Karla@learnchineseinyunnan.com