I got true Chinese Past Review

By (The lingnistics and literature of Chinese Minorities(Chinese-Tibetan Translation), The central University of Nationalities) - abroad from 06/27/2012 to 06/27/2014 with

ChuShan Institute: Classical Chinese Language & Traditional Culture

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
Hello! I am tibetan girl yeshelhamo I was learning Chinese for 15years. But I didn’t real study and contact the Chinese traditional culture in these years, I even don’tknow what is Chinese traditional culture . until now ,for me Chinese is only communication with each other. After I know songxiaoyan Mrs in 2012 and I start learning the Chinese traditional culture. Through study <Three word classics> and hold many activity ,let me recognise it is a necessary to learned the rich, valuable of culture. Nowday, many people think that china has lack of traditional culture and those only modernization”culture” . In fact it isn’t , my feel after I studying this. before I never Initiative say hello, but In this process teach me basic manners and make me recognize Similarities between Chinese and Tibetan culture.

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 0-2 weeks

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

* Food:

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes


* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

I have scholarship.


* Did your program have a foreign language component? Yes
How much did the program encourage you to use the language?

0 = No encouragement, 5 = frequent encouragement to use the language

How would you rate your language skills at the beginning of the program? Beginner
How would you rate your language skills at the end of the program? Intermediate
How many hours per day did you use the language?

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

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  • Dorm
* Who did you live with?

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  • Local Students
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Local Students
About how many local friends did you make that you will likely keep in touch with? 10+

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • all process
* What could be improved?
  • hope more people come
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? study true traditional Chinese