Free Chinese Culture Seminars

Learn more about Chinese culture through seminars

The MLC will be presenting a series of FREE Chinese Culture Seminars just for our international friends in Taiwan!The MLC believes that 'language' and 'culture' go hand in hand.While learning Mandarin, you can also experience and learn more about Chinese culture.

Experience both through a series of 10 seminars!
The original tuition value is NT$20,000 per person!

Find out how you qualify and how you can register! Also, invite your international friends to come along and join us!

How to Register:
1. All international citizens or international students enrolled in any other university may enroll for one free session with no other conditions attached.
2. Please come in person to No. 231, Jianguo South Road, Section 2, 4F, Room 406, Mandarin Learning Center to register.
3. All classes and course materials are free of charge. Limited spaces are available, please register early to guarantee your attendance at the seminar.

Notes:
1. Any international citizen - including currently enrolled Mandarin Learning Center (MLC) students at the Chinese Culture University - is qualified to introduce a friend to the MLC for this program.
2. The person who is introduced to the Mandarin Learning Center (MLC) at the Chinese Culture University must not be a currently enrolled student at the MLC and must not have enrolled at the MLC for at least 3 months to qualify.
 
 




Time

Monthly Topics

Session

Original Price

Special Price

Introduction to Chinese Culture Seminars

2017/01/20

Chinese Calligraphy

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0 Chinese calligraphy (Brush calligraphy) is an art unique to Asian cultures. Shu (calligraphy), Hua (painting), Qin (a string musical instrument), and Qi (a strategic boardgame) are the four basic skills and disciplines of the Chinese literati.
2017/02/24

Chinese Painting

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0

Traditional Chinese ink painting is one of the brilliant Chinese culture creations. It has thousands of history. Chinese brush painting reflects Chinese nation’s unique cultural literacy, artistic appreciation and aesthetic consciousness.

2017/03/24

Chinese knots

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0

Traditional Chinese decorative knots, also known as Chinese knots, are typical local arts of China. They are a distinctive and traditional Chinese folk handicraft woven separately from one piece of thread and named according to its shape and meaning. Chinese knots are often used to express good wishes, including happiness, prosperity, love and the absence of evil.

2017/04/21

Tai-Chi

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0

As the name "tai chi chuan" is held to be derived from the Taiji symbol, commonly known in the West as the "yin-yang" diagram, tai chi chuan is, therefore, said in literature preserved in its oldest schools to be a study of yin (receptive) and yang (active) principles, using terminology found in the Chinese classics, especially the I Ching and the Tao Te Ching.

2017/05/19

Dough Figuring

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0

The dough figuring is a mixture of flour, glutinous rice flour and various colors, pinched into various figurines of people and animals.

2017/06/30

Chinese Flower Arrangement

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0

A flower bouquet is a collection of flowers in a creative arrangement. Flower bouquets can be arranged for the decor of homes or public buildings, or may be handheld. Handheld bouquets are classified by several different popular shapes and styles, including nosegay, crescent, and cascading bouquets.

2017/07/28

Chinese Kung-Fu

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0

Kung-fu is a traditional Chinese physical activity with thousands of years of history. As a precious element of China's cultural heritage, Chinese Kung-fu has also won its name all around the world for its broad and deep meanings and its Oriental features, which cover it with a mysterious veil.

2017/08/25

Chinese Chess

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0

Xiangqi, aka Chinese Chess, is a popular traditional board game in Mainland China, Taiwan, and Vietnam. Introduction to the historical development of Chinese chess and rules of the game. Lastly, students will be allowed to practice the game.

2017/09/22

Hsing Tian Kong Tour

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0

We’ll arrange free tour to Hsing Tian Kong(Daoism Temple).

2017/10/27

Seal Carving

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0

Seal Engraving, or zhuanke, is a form of art that refers to carving a pattern into the bottom surface of the seal. In this class, you will be able to make your own personalized stamp.

2017/11/24

Taiwan Mahjong

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0

Mahjong is not only a popular leisure activity for Chinese people, it is also a good way to spend time with friends, or even win a little money.

2017/12/22 Chinese Cuisine

1st. Session
11:00-13:00
2nd. Session
14:30-16:30

NTD 2000 NTD 0

Chinese cuisine is an important part of Chinese culture, which includes cuisines originating from the diverse regions of China, as well as from Chinese people in other parts of the world. This semester will show you how to cook Chinese Cuisine.