Since October 2016, Chinese tea art has been presented in several Mandarin classes in partner schools of Confucius Institute at University of Cape Town (CI-UCT), enjoying huge popularity among teachers and students.
On October 15th, 2016, the first Chinese Song Singing Competition, hosted by Confucius Institute at the University of Cape Town (CI-UCT), was held at the Music hall of Groote Schuur High School. More than 60 students from UCT and the partner-schools of CI participated in this competition.
On 20th September, Du Yubo,Deputy Minister and Vice Secretary of Party Committee of Ministry of Education, Inspected Confucius Institute at University of Cape Town. Du Yubo visited and extended greetings to Chinese teachers, volunteers and other staff members of Confucius Institute.
Outside everything looks as expected. False Bay looking out from Simon’s Town as beautiful as ever. But inside the Simon’s Town classroom there is a complete shift in perspective as pupils get ready for their Mandarin lesson.