MLCC Promotional Booth in UMP Open Day 2016
Mandarin Language and Culture Centre (MLCC) had opened a booth at University Malaysia Pahang (UMP) Open Day Exhibition 2016. The event was held at Sport Complex, UMP Campus Gambang on the 7th-8th February. The objectives of MLCC booth exhibition were to promote the Mandarin courses offered by the MLCC as well as Chinese art and cultures. Among the MLCC programs promoted were Mandarin Short Courses, Preparatory Course for Hebei University, China Further Studies Program and Intensive Mandarin & Tour Twinning Program. Chinese Tea, Chinese Paper Cutting and Traditional Chinese Costumes were among the highlights of Chinese art and cultures promoted during the exhibition. During the exhibition, MLCC had organized two activities session which were Chinese Tea Brewing Demonstration and Art of Paper Cutting and AngPao Decoration on 7th and 8th of March respectively. Both sessions were conducted by Ju Meng , Wang Wen Ying and Sun Yun Feng, volunteer teachers of MLCC. Students of all races were attracted to join in the activities session.
Realizing the importance of Mandarin as one of the most-spoken world languages, MLCC took the opportunity to expose the general public to the need of acquiring the language as a foreign language. MLCC aimed at attracting undergraduates and high school students in taking the Mandarin course at UMP.
Written by: Kang Mei Feng