Workshop 26.3.2015: Joy of Learning and cooperation with Chinese universities

The Joy of learning and cooperation with Chinese universities seminar series continues in March. The third event will be organised on Thursday 26 March at 13.00-16.00
(room K232, Minerva Plaza, K2 floor, Siltavuorenpenger 5A).

Teaching and learning in China and Finland – what is similar and what is different?

The aim is to network and get ready for cooperation with Chinese universities. At the third seminar Chinese exchange students and teachers will share their experiences in basic education and higher education.

The two earlier seminars were organized 22.1 and 24.2 and the materials are available at

Thank you participating in these events. New participants are very welcome!

Hannele Niemi
Institute of Behavioural Sciences



13.00 Welcome - Tervetuloa!
Hannele Niemi (IBS)

13.10 What is similar, what is different in higher education in Finland and in China?
Chinese higher education exchange students tell about their experiences
Chia-Chien Chang (IBS)

Discussion with Chinese exchange students
Shuping Zhang and Hongda Lin

13.50 Basic education in Finland and in China - Teachers’ experiences
Tanja Kettunen, Teacher of Finnish, Litterature and Chinese, Teacher Trainer, University Teacher Training School at Joensuu
Qian Ding, Class teacher of Finnish-Chinese bilingual programme, Meilahti Primary School, Helsinki


14.30 Coffee break

15.00 Collaboration and joint projects with Chinese schools
How to get started and how to establish research projects?

Discussion and plans for cooperation

16.00 Closing of the event

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