On Sep 14th, KongZi institute organized a culture experience day for students from the “2018 Overseas Training Course on China-Malaysia Multidisciplinary Ocean Observation Technology in Malaysia” program.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Noor Zalina Mahmood gave a welcoming speech to the guests and students. In her speech, she hoped students can get deeper understanding on China and its culture. After the opening ceremony, students were divided into five groups in five different rooms with 5 different themes: Chinese Tai-chi, Chinese food, Chinese geography, Chinese art and Chinese game. After watching videos, exhibition or listening to lectures, they had to finish the challenges and enter the next room until all rooms were visited.
In the afternoon, students were given one-hour preparation and they need to showcase their Chinese culture talent such as singing,seven-step boxing, Chinese traditional costumes and calligraphy. Students appreciated and enjoyed the one-day experience.
The culture experience is a tailored-made activity for the company and the activity provided fitted to local Malaysian staff of the Chinese Company. It serves to boost the mutual understanding between the foreign Chinese staff and local staff and enhanced cross-cultural appreciation. In the future, KZIUM will offer more culture activities to local and foreign Chinese companies as one of its corporate social contribution to them.