Briefing Notes – Summary: Working with Students from Mainland China


This brochure is a summary of the full set of background Briefing Notes for Lecturers.  It is designed to be printed in A5 format although the PDF document is in A4 size.

The brochure is intended as a brief guide to familiarise academics with core, essential issues that will possibly surface when working with students from mainland China.  It describes cross-cultural trends and tendencies that are directly relevant to classroom ethos, and some of the many differences that need to be negotiated by academics and students as they learn to work with each other.  It also outlines some specific skills needed to support academic engagement and achievement.

View or download the summary brochure (PDF)