Workshops and Lectures

The Chinese Corner activity consists of cultural sessions on select topics related to China and Chinese culture. Participants benefit from the exceptional opportunity to learn about Chinese history and culture, while also acquiring thematic vocabulary and phrases in Mandarin Chinese.

Each workshop carries a non-refundable fee of TT$20 for registered UWI students (UWI ID must be presented upon registration) and TT$30 for members of the public. Workshops on Chinese cuisine and tie dying carry a different cost which will be advertised when they are available. Some of the available workshops and lectures include:

  • Tai Chi
  • Chinese Characters and Calligraphy
  • Chinese Knotting
  • Chinese Zodiac
  • Chinese Paper Cutting
  • Chinese Tea Culture



To register for a workshop or lecture, please see the following steps:

  1. Complete the online registration form Online registration form  
  2. Pay the non-refundable registration fee at Confucius Institute Administration Office before the deadline date. You are only considered to be registered if you have paid the registration fee.

Available workshops

Here are the available workshops:

There are currently no available workshops

Venue: The Confucius Institute (2nd floor, Centre for Language Learning, UWI St. Augustine)

TT$50 - Tie Dye workshop

ALL other workshops (per workshop):
TT$30 (public, UWI staff)
TT$20 (UWI student) 

Registration period: TBA

Click here for the workshop descriptions.