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SWC Offering the Opportunity to Study Mandarin Locally
07
October, 2021
Mandarin Chinese is the most spoken language in the world and South West College is the only Further Education College in Northern Ireland that offers the unique opportunity to study it. A recent British Council report entitled ‘Languages for the Future’ identified Mandarin as a vital language for the UK in the next twenty years, citing the increasing influence China has on the world economy and stating that young people should prepare for life and work in a globalised, multicultural society.
 
  • Aisling McQuaid
  • 07/10/2021 08:00:39
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South West College Lead the Way with Pioneering BCT Mandarin Chinese Course | 商務 BCT (A) 線上漢語普通話課程
18
February, 2021
South West College (SWC) leads the way with a pioneering online programme offering Mandarin Chinese, which has been designed to develop basic communication skills in a real Chinese business environment.  
  • Aisling McQuaid
  • 18/02/2021 14:25:16
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Celebrating the Chinese New Year
21
February, 2019
To celebrate the Chinese New Year 2019 – Year of the Pig - 240 pupils representing six schools across Co Tyrone participated in the Chinese New Year celebrations at our Dungannon campus.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 21/02/2019 10:37:29
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