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Cultural Studies

Cultural Trips

A series of cultural study trips were organised to enable students to examine local design issues and develop international and cross-cultural perspectives. Students conducted research and interviews; participated in workshops and shared their experiences with local students.

  Singapore
24 June 2013 – 28 June 2013
  Shanghai, Hangzhou, Wuzhen, China
5 March 2013 – 10 March 2013
  Wuhan, China
2 December 2012 – 8 December 2012
  Shanghai, China
1 July 2010 - 8 July 2010
Cultural Focus: The Shanghai World EXPO and Design and Development of Cities against Rural Communities and their interaction with the local lifestyle.
http://hkdiculture.vtc.edu.hk/expo2010/shanghaiexpo2010.html
  Guizhou, China
18 August 2009 - 26 August 2009
Cultural Focus: Ethnic Minority Culture of Miao: Fashion and Crafts
http://hkdiculture.vtc.edu.hk/sources/gz/gz_obser.html
  Guangdong, China
29 June 2009 - 3 July 2009
Cultural Focus: Folk Art and Architecture
http://hkdiculture.vtc.edu.hk/sources/gd/gd_obser.html
  Shandong, China
30 May 2009 - 5 June 2009
Cultural Focus: Cultures and local peoples' lifestyle under the philosophy of "Unity of Sky and Man" in Mount Tai district and Weifang
http://hkdiculture.vtc.edu.hk/sources/sd/sd_obser.html
  Fujian, China
22 March 2009 - 27 March 2009
Cultural Focus: Decoding the Genius Loci of Tulou
http://hkdiculture.vtc.edu.hk/sources/fj/fj_obser.html
  Beijing, China
30 November 2008 - 6 December 2008
Cultural Focus: Architecture, Lifestyle, and the Transformation of Beijing
http://hkdiculture.vtc.edu.hk/sources/bj/bj_obser.html