The Confucius Institute at The University of Queensland will host a free short course on Chinese Culture and its relationship to modern society for UQ students, staff and the general public.

This 4 session course aims to provide an opportunity to learn of various aspects of Chinese culture and will cover:

  • Key aspects of Chinese culture (including but not limited to food, media, the arts, societal characteristics etc.)
  • How they relate to today's China
  • How Chinese culture is reflected globally

Who can participate in this Course:

Open to all students, staff and general public.

Course Mode:

On-line : Delivered via Zoom

Key dates (topic dates may change TBC):

  • Friday 28 August 2020  12:00 noon - 12:50  (Face Masks)
  • Friday 4 September 2020  12:00 noon - 12:50 (Silk Road)
  • Friday 11 September 2020  12:00 noon - 12:50 (Traditional Courtyards)
  • Friday 18 September 2020  12:00 noon - 12:50  (Marriage and relationships)


Please register your interest to attend by emailing  

About Understanding Chinese Culture Courses

Please see Confucius Institute Events page for current and upcoming courses.