Yang Yue Chinese Learning Center
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2008 Beijing Summer Camp
Where can you study, travel, learn,
discover, make friends and explore a new culture? You can do it all at the Yang Yue Chinese Learning Center summer program. For 16 days, students will not only study
Chinese language and culture but also take a magnificent and eye opening tour
The great program combining
Chinese language, culture classes, visiting local people with an adventurous
tour of China makes our program the most well-balanced language and culture
immersion program in China.
As the capital of the People's
Republic of China, Beijing is the nation's political, economic, cultural and
educational center as well as being the most important center in China for international trade and communications. It has been the heart and soul of
politics and society throughout its long history. Because of its role in the
life and growth of China, there is an unequalled wealth available for travelers
to discover as you explore Beijing's ancient past and enjoy its exciting 21st
Century world. In 2008 when Beijing hosts the Olympic Games, Beijing will show
the world something so special that everyone will be awestruck by Beijing's latest accomplishments combined with its ancient history. Therefore, Beijing serves as the optimal environment for the culture summer camp.
Chinese Language & Culture Lesson for
these 2 weeks. One hour language class everyday.
painting: Classes introduce elements of the traditional art of Chinese
watercolor painting under the guidance of a professional artist.
calligraphy: Classes introduce the various calligraphy styles and features,
participants then focus on perfecting one style of this ancient art form.
Marshal Arts: The curriculum will teach students the basic forms and routines
of Chinese contemporary Marshal Arts.
with local Chinese students.
Tea Arts. Chinese Seal Cutting Arts.
activities: In the evening, group outings will take place to see various shows
and performances such as acrobatics, Laoshe Teahouse, Chinese movies, Karoake
students will tour the famous and historical sights in or surrounding Beijing for the entire day. Great Wall, Ming Tombs, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Beijing Zoo, Temple of Heaven, Wangfujing Street, the Hutong Tour, a local
school, a local company and a local farm,( fruit picking) are some places the
students will visit.
email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.yychinese.com for more information.
Cooking parties at
Chinese families at weekend.
1685.00 Date: 6/23-7/8/08
The fee covers: Tuition and course
materials for all language and culture courses, Culture activities and trips;
Double occupancy dormitory at the foreign students hotel of a middle school.
Three meals a day for the duration of the program, Weekend excursions in or
near Beijing. Group travel insurance, All admission fees, Airport pick-up and
drop-off upon arrival and departure.
24 hour on site assistance. As soon as the campers arrive in Beijing, we'll
provide phone cards to them to make international calls to their family
members, and they can also access to internet using Yahoo Messenger to chat
with their family members.
Personal and miscellaneous charges such
as air ticket, Visa application fees, baggage overweight charges, communication
bills, laundry, and any type of activity that is not part of the program will
not be covered in the program fee. We might book the air tickets together in
order to arrive at the same date, and might save some money for the group
Medical insurance must be purchased for
the entire program. If the student already has a medical insurance policy in
place, please make sure the coverage is applicable in China.
Travel visas can be obtained
by applying at New York embassy for a fee, we can apply for the visa on your
Admission to our program is competitive
and space is limited, so we strongly encourage students to complete a finished
application as soon as possible. The deadline for applying to our program is
April 30. Late applicants will be evaluated only on a case by case basis.
A finished application
terms and agreement
non-refund deposit of US$200 payable to Yang Yue Chinese Learning Center.
color passport photos
We will notify the applicant's admission
status one week after both application and deposit are received. The balance of
the program fee must be paid in full 60 days prior to the program start date.
mail the finished application to: Yang Yue Chinese Learning Center. 75 Brookside Dr, E. Greenwich RI 02818
Rules and Regulations, Terms of Service:
All participants must
abide by the following rules and regulations. Any student who have violated
any of these rules and regulations will be sent home immediately at his/her
parents’ expense and will not be entitled to any program fee refund. Any
behavior that is insulting to the host country or detrimental to the program
will not be tolerated.
private outings outside the campus are subject to prior approval of the
Program Director. Generally no student will be permitted to leave the campus
(or hotel during excursions) after 10 pm, except in a program event
accompanied by Yang Yue Chinese Learning Center staff.
and girls are not allowed to be in each other’s private dormitory room
unsupervised after 10:00PM.
or drug possession or consumption is strictly forbidden and will result in
dismissal from the program. Student use or possession of controlled
substances may be punishable by severe penalties. Students caught with
illegal drugs are subject to local laws of China.
food or meals are allowed in the language classes. Students will only be
allowed to bring a light snack and bottled water.
are expected to complete all work assignments given out by the teachers.
are expected to be on time for all field trips and group activities. All
buses will leave 15 minutes after the scheduled departure. If any student
were to miss the departure, he/she must stay back at the hotel.
must follow all instructions from the Program Director and counselors and are
advised to stay with the group at all times.
You have read all the Yang Yue Chinese Learning Center's materials: the program information and forms, policies, and
any other information on the website or received from Yang Yue Chinese Learning
Centre. You understand and accept the conditions under which these programs
will be conducted. You understand that you are traveling to a foreign country,
Yang Yue Chinese Learning Centre is not liable for any loss or harm you may
suffer on your international travel and participation in this program. You
realize that you are responsible for all your actions in the destination
country. You are responsible for knowing about and obeying the laws of the
country, the regulations in the hosting school, and Yang Yue Chinese Learning
Centre is not responsible for your actions.
I agree the rules and terms.
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include the period for each experience)
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