The 4th coordination meeting with teaching sites organized by Kong Zi Institute was held successfully on 25-26th July 2018. A total of 12 teaching sites including the public and private universities and schools attended the meeting. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Noor Zalina Mahmood, Malaysian director of KongZi Institute University of Malaya and Prof. Dr. Wang Zhenghai, Chinese director of KongZi Institute University of Malaya co-hosted the meeting.
In the opening remarks, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Noor Zalina Mahmood welcomed the Deans, Director and Principals and expressed her gratitude to all the teaching sites for their efforts and cooperation on the Chinese teaching. She hoped the teaching in all the teaching sites of KZIUM could be improved to a higher level after this meeting.
Prof Wang Zhenghai introduced the development of KongZi Institute. He encouraged the deans to share their experience in organizing cultural activities, identify problems and discuss the solution. He hoped KongZi Institute could be a platform that boosts the communication and cooperation between universities of Malaysia and China.
During the meeting, the participants discussed in term of Chinese language teaching, the organization of Chinese culture activities, academic research, and the working and accommodation environment of the Chinese teachers.
For Chinese language teaching, participants discussed the syllabus, textbook, teaching evaluation, and they hoped KongZi Institute can provide support on textbook and teaching materials.
Participants gave several suggestions on Chinese cultural activities. It is hoped that teaching sites cooperate together and share their cultural resources and boost the influence of cultural activities.
For academic development, participants hoped that KongZi Institute can organize more seminars to promote the communication between teachers and students, and improve their teaching to a higher level.
With regards to the welfare of the teacher, the teaching sites of each university have agreed to provide better accommodation facilities and to assist teachers in resolving their problems.
In addition, members discussed matters pertaining to the scholarship and study program in China offered by Confucius Institute.
This is the fourth consecutive year that Kong Zi Institute organized the coordination meeting. The meeting help to enhance communication among teaching sites. It also provide encouragement and stimulus to improve teaching methods.
7月25日至26日，2018马来亚大学孔子汉语学院汉语教学协调会顺利举行。来自马来西亚玛拉工艺大学、北方大学、国防大学、理工大学、吉兰丹大学等12所孔院合作院校的汉语教学主要负责人参加了此次会议。马来亚大学孔子汉语学院外方院长艾琳（Noor Zalina Mahmood）、中方院长王正海共同主持了会议。