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{The information of this website is correct at the time of publishing (Aug 2019), and is subject to review and change.}


中國書法藝術

Chinese Calligraphy Programme

中國書法入門 ─ 行楷書法

Fundamental Chinese Calligraphy – Xing Shu & Kai Shu

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
 1. Describe the fundamental concepts of Chinese culture;
 2. Practice Kai Shu writings; and
 3. Enjoy Chinese calligraphy.

Description:
This course will introduce basic techniques of Chinese calligraphy of Kai Shu and Xing Shu. You will have practice times for Chinese writing. 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5386

16/9, 23/9, 30/9, 14/10, 21/10 & 28/10/2019 (Mon)

13:30 -15:00

AM317

Instructor

Mr. LAM Muk
(Member of Hong Kong Calligraphers’ Association)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP unit(s)

9

 

中國書法入門 ─ 硬筆

Fundamental Chinese Calligraphy – Hard Pen

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
 
1. Describe the fundamental concepts of Chinese culture;
 2. Practice hard pen writings; and
 3. Enjoy Chinese calligraphy.                

Description:
This course will introduce basic techniques of Chinese calligraphy of hard pen. You will have practice times for Chinese writing. 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5387

16/9, 23/9, 30/9, 14/10, 21/10 & 28/10/2019 (Mon)

15:30 – 17:00

AM317

Instructor

Mr. LAM  Muk
(Member of Hong Kong Calligraphers’ Association)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP unit(s)

9



 

視覺藝術系列

Visual Arts Programme

嶺南派水墨畫

Chinese Painting (Lingnan School of Painting) Workshop

Objectives:                                                                                                   
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
 1. Describe the fundamental concepts of Chinese culture;
 2. Practice Chinese painting; and
 3. Enjoy Chinese painting.                                                                                                       

Description:
This course will introduce basic techniques of Chinese painting of Lingnan School. Under teacher's guidance, you will be enabled to paint and practice in each session. 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5388

18/9, 25/9, 2/10, 9/10, 16/10 & 23/10/2019 (Wed)

13:30 - 15:30

AM317

5389

16:00 - 18:00

Instructor

Mr. HO Wing-cheong (Chinese Painter of the Lingnan School of Painting)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP unit(s)

12

 

 

藝術系列
Arts Appreciation Programme


Seminar on Art and Anatomy in Western Culture  (NEW)

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
 1. Describe the fundamental roles of anatomy in Western culture;
 2. Identify the concepts of anatomy in Western cultures ; and
 3. Enjoy Western arts and cultures.

Description:
This seminar will examine the role of anatomy in Western cutlure.  It will point out how much this has influenced the vision of the world up to the present day, involving art, science, and spirituality. 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5390

21/10/2019 (Mon)

16:30 - 18:00

Jonathan KS Choi Art Studio (NAB323)

Speaker

Mr. Nunzio PACI (Artist-in-Residence of Lingnan University)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP unit(s)

1.5

 

表演藝術系列
Performing Arts Programme

傳統戲曲身段工作坊
Workshop of Traditional Opera Performance 
(NEW)

Objectives:
At the end of the workshop, students will be able to:
1. Identify and understand the basic elements of traditional opera
2. Understand and appreciate the beauty of traditional opera
3. Demonstrate increased interest in traditional opera

Description:
Traditional Opera is an integrated performing art. Lingnan University promotes liberal arts education, and traditional opera is one of the essential pillars of Chinese heritage. This workshop is designed to learn the basic elements of the traditional operas, such as how to coordinate performing movements. Upon experiencing first-hand training, students would be able to identify and understand the basic elements of the operas in order to gain a better understanding and appreciation of the intricacies of traditional operas.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5391

17/9, 24/9, 8/10 & 15/10/2019 (Tue)

15:30 - 17:30

AM320

Speaker

Ms. ZHOU Wenli (Experienced Instructor of Chinese Opera)

Medium of Instruction

Putonghua

ILP unit(s)

8

 

其他文化活動
Other Cultural Programme

Lingnan Cooking Club I-V

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
 1. Experience the arts of cooking;
 2. Practice cooking techiques; and
 3. Enjoy cooing and well-being styles.

Description:
Lingnan Cooking Club will bring you to prepare for Japanese and Korean food that can be made in your own home. Let's join the Club and enjoy the happiness of cooking. 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5392

24/9/2019 (Tue)

18:45 - 21:30

AM319

5393 8/10/2019 (Tue)
5394 22/10/2019 (Tue)
5395 5/11/2019 (Tue)
5396 Cancelled 19/11/2019 (Tue)

Instructor(s) 

Mr. Ringo HARRISON (Lingnan High-Flyer of Lingnan University)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP unit(s)

2.5

Fee / Deposit $50 / $50


 

 麥曦茵導演分享講座 (Cancelled)

Sharing with Film Director - Ms Mak Hei Yan Heiward  (Cancelled)

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
1. Discuss cultural issues and humanitarian concerns in film industry;
2. Analyze the treatment of Ms. Mak Hei Yan’s movies; and 
3. Interpret the intended meanings and educational messages behind the stories.

Description:
During the talk, Ms. Mak Hei Yan, Heiward and Mr. Siuyea Lo will share their experience as filmmakers and their insights into the film industry. The talk will focus on Ms. Mak’s filmography, and several videos including movie clips and behind-the-scene footages will be shown as supplementary materials for students to understand more about film production and scriptwriting.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5549

24/9/2019 (Tue)

16:00 - 18:00

MBG06

Speaker (s)

Ms. MAK Hei Yan, Heiward (Film Director, Screenplay Writer)

Mr. Siuyea LO (Film Director, Actor)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

2

 

表演藝術系列
Performing Arts Programme

講座﹕中印音樂與跨文化對話

Seminar on Cross-Cultural Dialogue Through Music: India and China (NEW)

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
1. Identify the basic elements of Indian and Chinese music; 
2. Explain how musical exchange is conducted through jamming;
3. Understand the role of music in facilitating the communication between people from different nations.

Description:
Guest musician from India, Ms. Bindhumalini Narayanaswamy (singer), and Dr.IP Kim-ho (Wong Bing Lai Music and Performing Arts Unit, Associate Professor of Practice) demonstrate how their collaborative music-making can overcome language barriers between peoples of different cultures. During this seminar, video footage of their musical explorations will be screened, and the two musicians will discuss how cross-cultural musical dialogue can create new meanings.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5746

17/9/2019 (Tue)

12:30 - 13:30

Sin Cho Ming Function Hall

Speaker

Ms. Bindhumalini Narayanaswamy (Indian Singer)

Dr. IP Kim-ho (Associate Professor of Practice, Wong Bing Lai Music and Performing Arts Unit, Hong Kong)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1

 

講座﹕印度傳統音樂初探 (NEW) (UPDATED)
Seminar on Indian Classical Music (NEW) (UPDATED)

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
1. attend and appreciate a live concert;
2. appreciate choral compositions from the Renaissance period;
3. identify the features of Renaissance choral composition; and
4. communicate and interact with a professional musician.

Description:
The Indian singer Ms. Bindhumalini Narayanaswamy introduces the classical music tradition of South India through vocal demonstration. Students will learn the principle characteristics of this musical form, and its connection to its social and cultural context. Dr. IP Kim-ho will supplement the demonstration by highlighting comparisons with other world music.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

 5748 17/9/2019 (Tue) 16:30 - 17:30 MBG06 (REVISED)

Speaker(s)

 

Ms. Bindhumalini Narayanaswamy (Indian Singer)

Dr. IP Kim-ho (Associate Professor of Practice, Wong Bing Lai Music and Performing Arts Unit, Hong Kong)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1


 

戲劇即興工作坊
Drama Improvisation Workshop
(NEW)

Objectives:

At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
1. Execute elements of improvisation through interactive exercises;
2. Understand the role of improvisation in drama and the arts;
3. Apply basic improvisational technique to a variety of situations. 

Description:
In this workshop, acting coach Leung Sui Loon will facilitate students in exploring elements and techniques of improvisation as practised in theatre and drama. The workshops’ interactive exercises will not only inspire students’ creativity but also strengthen their overall communication, teamwork and interpersonal skills. No previous experience is required.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5750 25/9/2019 (Wed)

19:00 - 22:00

Sin Cho Ming Function Hall

Instructor

Mr. Leung Sui-loon (Actor)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

3


 

演藝匯嶺南﹕劍橋克萊爾學院合唱團 – 英國之聲﹕來自克萊爾的祝福

Performances@Lingnan: A Clare Benediction – British Choral Music from The Choir of Clare College, Cambridge (NEW)

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
1. Identify the features of music for a chorus;
2. Recognise the characteristics of different styles of choral music;
3. Enjoy choral music.

Description:
To open the 2019-20 season of the “Performances@Lingnan” series, this evening concert features the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge from the UK. They will present various choral gems from the Renaissance period to the new compositions in the 21st century. All students and staff are welcome to enjoy an evening of thrilling music.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5751

26/9/2019 (Thu)

19:30 - 21:00

Chan Tak Tai Auditorium

Performers

The Choir of Clare College, Cambridge

Graham Ross (Conductor)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1.5

 

演技入門工作坊

Short Course: Fundamentals of Acting (NEW)

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
1. Execute key elements of acting technique;
2. Use their voices and bodies in a confident and competent manner;
3. Understand the fundamental components of acting.  

Description:
In this five-session short-course, acting coach Leung Sui Loon will give students foundational training in essential acting skills including voice projection, dramatic technique, script and character reading together with simple assignments. The course is useful to anyone who wants to improve their public speaking, self-presentation, and confidence. Students registering for this course are encouraged to enrol also in Drama Improvisation Workshop (CRN 5750).

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5756 2/10, 9/10, 16/10, 23/10 & 30/10/2019 (Wed)

19:30 - 21:00

LBY203

Instructor

Mr. LEUNG Sui-loon (Actor)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

8

 

演藝匯嶺南: Shaolin Fez

Performances@Lingnan: Shaolin Fez (NEW)

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
1. Identify the features and style of cross-genre music;
2. Explain the differences between pop, jazz and classical musical elements;
3. Appreciate a live outdoor music performance.

Description:
The prominent local fusion ensemble Shaolin Fez will revisit Lingnan and bring various cross-genre repertoire including songs from their new album ‘This Is Now Our Home’. Comprised of a group of string, woodwind and percussion players from local professional groups, Shaolin Fez will present music of dynamic contrasts. 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5757 17/10/2019 (Thu)

12:45 - 13:45

Kin Sun Square

Performers

Shaolin Fez

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1

 

 

講座及示範﹕康特勒琴與北歐音樂 – 世界文化藝術節

Seminar and Demonstration: Kantele & Nordic Music - World Cultures Festival  (NEW)

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
1. Recognise Scandinavian music styles;
2. Identify the music instruments and elements of Scandinavian music;
3. Understand Scandinavian ethnic arts culture through music.

Description:
The Nordic music band Okra Playground will introduce how the songs of the group are born and how they make modern and fresh compositions. In addition to a session of interactive music demonstration, the band will also show how the songs are inspired by Finnish, Carelian and Nordic traditions. Apart from demonstrating their own compositions, the band will explain how they plan and work with new arrangements. 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5758 4/11/2019 (Mon)

16:30 - 17:30

Leung Fong Oi Wan Art Gallery

Performers

Okra Playground

Ms. Päivi Hirvonen (Vocal, Fiddle, Bowed Harp Jouhikko)

Mr. Veikko Muikku (Accordion, Synthesizer)

Mr. Sami Kujala (Electric Bass)

Mr. Oskari Lehtonen (Percussion)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1

 

 

學期匯演﹕音樂看世界

Student Term-End Performance: Engage the World through Music (NEW)

Objectives:
At the end of the programme, students will be able to:
1. Witness the creativity and musical expression of their fellow students;
2. Understand how music-making can be enjoyed and created by everyone;
3. Identify the elements of instrumental and choral music-making.

Description:
This event showcases Lingnan student talent in different musical aspects and genres. Rock, pop, classical and cross-over styles may be demonstrated through various instrumental, vocal and multi-media arrangements. The performers consist entirely of current and past students of the courses of the Wong Bing Lai Music and Performing Arts Unit. Their work will show how everyone can experience musical creativity and expression. 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5759 19/11/2019 (Tue)

17:30 - 19:00

Leung Fong Oi Wan Art Gallery

Performers

Lingnan Students (from CLA9024 Creative Expression with Music, MPA3002 Instrumental Ensemble & MPA3003 Choral Ensemble)

Dr. IP Kim-ho (Associate Professor of Practice, Wong Bing Lai Music and Performing Arts Unit)

Mr. Caleb WOO (Baritone; Lecturer, Wong Bing Lai Music and Performing Arts Unit)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1.5