Student Projects

Project by beginning Cantonese-language students.

A film investigating the relationships between language and identity, focussing on the intergenerational language transmission within the Chinese and Chinese-Canadian communities. The title, "Have You Eaten Yet" is inspired by a phrase repeated by countless Chinese parents, and highlights the significance of cultural upbringing in shaping identity.

The Strength of Cantonese Diasporic Women

Mandarin Section Summer Class presents: The Emperor’s Trip Abroad

Sounds of shoppers in busy markets, cooking in restaurants, and noisy street construction can all be found on the Vancouver Chinatown Sound Map, a creation of UBC student Angela Ho.

Advanced Cantonese students present "Asia Television (ATV) Forever”. . . .

A hard lesson on how to resolve conflicts.

Superpower of the Cantonese students unleashed.

Beginning Cantonese students share what their life is like at UBC in an entertaining rap song.