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  • Parliament's Official Report - Extract

    1 March, 2013

    Liz Smith (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Con): To ask the Scottish Government how it will implement its working with China strategy.

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  • British Academy Language Awards

    20 February, 2013

    As part of its programme to support and champion the learning of languages, the British Academy is again offering a series of Awards to schools and colleges throughout the UK for the encouragement of excellence in language learning.

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  • The Confucius Institute

    20 February, 2013

    The Confucius Institute for Scottish Schools recently ran a workshop in conjunction with Professor Jane Duckett from the Glasgow University Confucius Institute. We would like to invite teachers to take part in a second workshop to plan and organise materials which Jane and her team are kindly devising to support schools.

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  • Chinese Language Testing - HSK Exams

    14 February, 2013

    We want to ensure you have up to date information on the HSK exam diet for 2013. This year HSK will offer three exam dates. The exam on 23 March 2013 will for the first time be fully online which should suit candidates who prefer to use a keyboard to input pinyin and select the appropriate character.

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  • Lecture and Discussion

    13 February, 2013

    SCILT, Scotland’s National Centre for Languages, will be hosting a lecture by the artist Ying Sheng Yang on the evening of Thursday 21st February. Ying Sheng Yang will give a presentation on his work, followed by a discussion.

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