Immersion opportunities in Dalian could include getting involved in extracurricular activities on campus, spending time doing memorable activities with those you live with, and/or getting involved with a group in the local community that shares your interests or helps you develop new interests.
Here are some immersion opportunities:
- Take an elective course in the School of Chinese Studies (i.e. traditional Chinese painting, traditional Chinese musical instrument playing, calligraphy writing, Chinese shadow boxing (Taiji), Chinese Wushu (Gongfu), traditional Chinese paper cutting, Chinese knotting, etc.)
(Above are the finished products of BCA students who took traditional Chinese painting and paper cutting!)
- Get involved with various student activities on campus
- Participate in a variety of student associations on campus
- Volunteer to tutor your host family’s children in English and learn some Chinese in exchange