2nd July 2017, 29 students of Beijing Normal University Zhuhai arrived in Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, Canada to begin their one-month study tour. Twelve students from Beijing Normal University joined this study tour together this time as well.
During the study tour, two courses will be involved: History and Culture of North America and Academic English. Students will learn something of North American history, Canada higher education system, which can establish the international view, experience multiculture and improve English skills. Cultural observations are also included in this study tour so students have chances to read the history and culture of Canada in person.
Saint Mary University was established in 1802, which is one of the oldest universities in Canada. SMU and BNUZ have established long and close partnership for 13 years. SMU faculty and staff prepared carefully for this study tour to ensure the quality. So far, more than 100 BNUZ students have participated in this prestigious summer programme.