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Confucius Institute

Kansas State University
Wildcat Landing, Suite 205
1800 Claflin Rd
Manhattan KS, 66502

Office: 785-532-3680       Fax: 785-532-3686

 

confucius@k-state.edu

Chinese (Mandarin) Classes

The K-State Confucius Institute is again offering practical and fun Chinese language classes this semester.  The non-credit classes range from beginner’s to more advanced levels and are taught by experienced native speakers. 

Anyone interested in learning the language can sign up by filling out the form at https://kstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_57QSozYzIn80lCd.  For more information, please contact the Confucius Institute office at confucius@k-state.edu or call 785-532-3680.

Students will be placed in appropriate classes based on their Chinese language skills. The institute will work with students on scheduling and the course fee for each 12-class session is $120.

 

Chinese Culture/Crafts Classes 

The Confucius Institute is offering a series of one-hour Chinese culture/crafts classes this semester. These classes will give participants a chance to explore Chinese ink painting, paper-cutting, opera mask painting, and more. 

The classes are free and open to anyone at K-State and the greater Manhattan community. Those interested may sign up for any number of classes by clicking the following link:

https://kstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0PrV8nkflJdn3et

Seats for each class are limited so please sign up as soon as possible. 

All classes will be in Seaton Hall 1013, from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Fridays.

Spring-Summer 2018 classes include: 

Date

   Class

 

Mar.8

Paper lantern making

灯笼

Mar.22

Paper plate painting

水墨吹梅花/青花瓷盘

Mar.29

Tangram/Five in a Row

五子棋/七巧板

Apr.5

Beijing Opera Mask drawing

画脸谱

Apr.12

Tie-dye

扎染

Apr.19

Hand drum making

拨浪鼓

Apr.26

Rubber stamp carving

刻橡皮章

May.3

Shuttlecock/Tug-of-war Game

踢毽子/拔河

May.10

Paper-cutting

剪纸

 

For more information, please contact the Confucius Institute at 785-532-3680 or email at shuyu@ksu.edu or phoeni1@ksu.edu