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Weekend Intensive

Session: CANCELED: Friday, March 18 & Saturday, March 19
   Next session to be announced.
Location: SUNY Global Center
116 East 55th Street
New York, New York
Fee: $150

Course Description

This course is an intensive introduction to Chinese language, culture and business. Topics will include:

  • Business protocol

  • Food and restaurant etiquette

  • Contemporary Chinese values systems

  • History highlights.

Fundamental rules for doing business with Chinese will be discussed with case-study illustrations. Participants will also enjoy two Chinese meals, a tea ceremony, and learn about their implications for business practice in China.

Instructors

Dr. Dong Sun, Chinese Director, Confucius Institute for Business at SUNY

Dr. Dong Sun, Chinese Director

Dr. Sun Dong is a professor of English literature in Nanjing University of Finance and Economics (NUFE), where she has also served as Associate Dean of the Higher Education Research Institute. Her academic interests encompass literature, cultural studies and media. Dr. Sun received her Ph.D. from Nanjing University in 2009. Following completion of her formal degree, she entered a post-doctoral program in communication and media studies at McMaster University, Canada. She has been teaching for more than twenty years and has received awards for her teaching excellence.

Dr. Sun has authored a book, numerous academic articles, and a collection of poems. Her poems have been featured in numerous Chinese magazines.

 

Xiaomeng Huang, Confucius Institute for Business at SUNYXiaomeng Huang

Xiaomeng Huang is an international program coordinator at the Nanjing University of Finance and Economics. She received her master's degree in Linguistics at Nanjing Normal University. Before joining NUFE, Ms. Huang worked for the Shanghai University of Engineering Science and taught Chinese to international students. She teaches Chinese Business Communications 101 and the Weekend Intensive.

 

 

 

 

Tingting Liu, Confucius Institute for Business at SUNYTingting Liu

Tingting Liu is a lecturer for the Department of English at Nanjing University of Finance and Economics (NUFE). Ms. Liu's academic interests include Discourse Analysis, Pragmatics, ESL teaching and English for Specific Purposes. She joined NUFE after getting her Master's degree in Applied Linguistics from the University of Edinburgh. Ms. Liu has coached many students to take part in public speaking and debating competitions at the provincial and national levels. She was honored as "the top 30 popular teachers of NUFE in 2010." Ms. Liu has published several academic journal articles on Applied Linguistics and Pragmatics and contributed to several textbooks.

 

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Register now! Questions? Call 212-317-3518

Questions? Call 212-317-3518

What will you learn?

  • Learn  Chinese terms and words used when doing business in China
  • Learn  about core values in Chinese Cultures

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