The International Forum of Textbook Development and Virtual Conference on Teaching Chinese as an International Language
- Department of Chinese Language Studies
The International Forum of Textbook Development and Virtual Conference on Teaching Chinese as an International Language held on 11 July 2020 was organised by Department of Chinese Language Studies (CHL) and the CKC Centre for the Development of Information Technology in Chinese Language Teaching. Supported by the Knowledge Transfer Sub-Office, the forum is aimed at providing a platform for researchers and teachers in the field of international Chinese language teaching from around the globe to discuss the latest designs and developments of international Chinese language textbooks and explore possible alternative means of online teaching as well as academic web-conferencing in the special period of global pandemic. This forum fosters scholarly exchange and frontline teaching experience sharing, and promotes consolidation of subject knowledge and dissemination of novel ideas and pedagogies on teaching Chinese as an international language.