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Confucius Institute at the University of Sheffield (SCI)

Summary
The Confucius Institute at the University of Sheffield (SCI) is a 4-side-partnership between the University of Sheffield, the Confucius Institute Headquarters (Hanban), Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU) and Nanjing University (NJU), offering activities and courses designed to give wider community an insight into Chinese language and culture.


Description

The Confucius Institute at the University of Sheffield (SCI) was set up in 2007 in partnership with the Confucius Institute Headquarters (Hanban), Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU) and Nanjing University (NJU). It offers a programme of activities and courses designed to give university staff and students, as well as the local community an insight into Chinese language and culture. The extended services include provision of courses and public events in Chinese language and culture focusing on the needs of business, low-carbon events and health.

These non-degree Mandarin Chinese language and cultural learning courses for the wider community include: taster sessions, Survival Chinese, evening classes, vocational Chinese, in-house training, one-to-one tuition and Tai Chi.

Sessions held at Sheffield University, S3


Who to contact

Contact Name
Dr. Hu
Contact Position
Institute Coordinator
Telephone
Mingjie Johnson - 0114 2228447
0114 2228332
E-mail
confucius@sheffield.ac.uk
Website
Sheffield Confucius Institute (SCI)

Where to go

Name
School of Law
Address
Bartolomé House
Winter Street
Sheffield
Postcode
S3 7ND
Notes

University premises are used, with standard accessibility and facilities. 


When is it on?

Time / Date Details
Weekday evenings 6:30-8:30pm (Mandarin courses), Sundays 4-6pm (Tai Chi) and flexible time (business or private)
Time of day
Evening
Afternoon
Morning
Days
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access
Yes

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£3 (Tai Chi); Per hour
£5 (Mandarin); Per hour
£25 (Private tuition)
Age Range
18 years to 90 years
Facilities
  • Disabled Facilities

Miscellaneous

Charity Number
X 1089

Last Updated
01/08/2018
Keywords
Mandairn, Chinese, Mandairn Chinese, Business Chinese
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