A new Mandarin teaching site will be launched at Edgemead High School
On 5 June, 2017, Professor Qin, the Chinese Director of the Confucius Institute at University of Cape Town (CIUCT) and colleague visited Edgemead High School and meet the Principal of school, Mr. Lawrence to discuss the possibility of long-term cooperation of offering the Mandarin course to school students. Mr Lawrence showed great interest and said the Mandarin course will be another window open for students to look around the world. It was concluded that the Mandarin course will be offered to students from next term and the further plan of integrating Mandarin into credit system should be considered from 2018.
Mr. Lawrence (Right) and Prof. Qin (Left) are taking photo in the Mr. Lawrence’s office