Far Eastern University (FEU) Institute of Accounts, Business and Finance (IABF) Manila and IABF Training And Management Services (IABF-TAMS) and the National Sun Yat Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Taiwan Education Center (TEC) Philippines for “Chinese on the Go” jointly held the “Free Business Mandarin Language Training” held last July 2 to 13, 2018 for selected business and finance students.
The 10 day- 30 hour training were participated in by 42 IABF students from different year levels. It included the Mandarin language course, a Cultural course on the introduction of different Chinese teas, Calligraphy, and Learning Chinese by singing.
“By learning the Mandarin language, our students will be able to understand the Chinese culture and equip themselves with correct pronunciation, vocabulary, and sentence structures so they can confidently communicate, interact, and do business with Chinese nationals,” Dr. Joey P. Tem, Associate Dean of IABF said
The objectives of this training program are to enrich IABF’s international linkages; equip business students with the basics of Mandarin language and to familiarize them with Chinese culture.
FEU- IABF is committed to producing quality graduates possessing skills that meet the needs of the industry. The Institute helps graduates to be successful in their chosen fields through exposure and opportunity to learn different languages and cultures that are believed to be essential in the workplace.