2018 international students visit the Palace Museum
In order to enrich school life of our university students, students broaden horizons, so that students sentiment profound Chinese culture, our school of International Education at December 15, 2018 2018 students organized a tour of the Palace Museum in Beijing.
The Forbidden City in Beijing has a rich historical and cultural heritage. It is the imperial palace of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in China, formerly known as the Forbidden City, located in the center of the central axis of Beijing. The Forbidden City is a gem of Chinese culture and the essence of ancient Chinese palace architecture. At the same time, the Forbidden City is also the largest in the world. It is one of the largest and best-preserved ancient wooden structures in the world, and is listed as a "World Cultural Heritage" by UNESCO. Therefore, the Ministry of International Education has chosen the Forbidden City as a destination for 2018 international students to experience Chinese culture.
In order to enable the international students to better understand the relevant culture of the Forbidden City, the teacher gave a detailed explanation of the Forbidden City in advance in the course of "Traditional Chinese Culture". On the day of the event on December 15th , although the temperature was low, the international students were in high spirits. After entering the Palace Museum, they were shocked by the majestic palace architecture and the exquisite layout and three-dimensional effect inside the Forbidden City. They took pictures. During the tour, the international students also took the initiative to ask the leading teachers about the history of the Forbidden City, the architectural structure of the Forbidden City, and the purpose of the rooms in the Forbidden City. During the visit to the Forbidden City, the international students not only admired the magnificent architecture of the Forbidden City, but also learned some knowledge of Chinese history and gained a lot.
This event is a very meaningful visit experience for international students, giving them the opportunity to get out of the classroom and learn more about Chinese history and culture; it cultivates the feelings between our school’s international students and enhances team cohesion , And broaden the horizons of international students.