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Cultural Diversity Express – A Visit to Taiwan’s Indigenous People

bannerThis tour leads students to reflect on how different culture is impacting them in the daily life through experiencing the highly diversified culture of Taiwan’s indigenous people.  During the tour, students will form groups to complete different daily tasks of indigenous people.  It aims at enhancing cultural exchange and mutual understanding between students from different cultural backgrounds.

indigenous1Objective

  1. Provide intercultural interaction opportunities for students to experience and understand the issue of cultural diversity
  2. Guide students to reflect how cultural diversity is impacting them in the daily life
  3. Nurture students' positive attitude on cultural diversity and increase the students’ inclusiveness, receptiveness and appreciation towards people from different cultural backgrounds
  4. Enhance students' intercultural competence

indigenous2Programme period
21-26 May 2018 (Monday to Saturday)

indigenous3Content

  1. River trekking and hiking to the “Dark Tribe”
  2. Completing different daily tasks of indigenous people
  3. Working in groups to complete the tasks including cooking in the wild, learning to hunt, archery competition, picking in the wild, etc.
  4. Home visit to indigenous families
  5. Designing and organising activities for the indigenous elderlies

indigenous4Eligibility
All full-time UG students

indigenous5Fee
$2,000 (Eligible students can apply for other subsidy.  Students will receive the information of subsidy application after successfully enrolled to the programme.)

indigenous6Application method
Complete the online enrollment form on or before 28 January 2018

More contents and photos @Facebook page (Record of the itinerary and participants’ sharing in 2017)