‘It’s non-stop here in Beijing’ – says Dr. Linfoot

On the 5th of May, Dr. Matthew Linfoot took a group of students from the University of Westminster to a summer school in Beijing Foreign Studies University. The Global Opportunities program will last until the 22nd May.


During their visit to China, the students will be able to visit some of the most interesting places the capital has to offer. The National Museum, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven,  The Forbidden City – all are included in the plan. Another important location to visit – the CCTV building.

The Students will also have an opportunity to join the Chinese students in their classes such as Intercultural Communication, Mass Communication Theory, History of Journalism, Photography, Introduction to New Media Studies, Public Diplomacy, News Writing. DSC_0914.JPG

So far, the students have had a dinner with the dean of the Media Faculty at Beijing Foreign Studies University. The main topic of the dinner became podcasts as they can be reached in China, but not made yet…

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