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Art Tour to Korea - Experiencing Korean Traditional and Contemporary Art
韓國藝術文化之旅:體驗韓國傳統及現代藝術

New Course
Course Code
DPAM9057
Application Code
1650-3311NW
Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
20 Oct 2018 (Sat)
Next intake(s)
2018-10-29
Duration
8 days
Language
Cantonese and Korean
Course Fee
HK$6,000 (payable to "HKU SPACE")

HK$7,280 - HK$9,180* per adult Services Fee (payable to "Travel Expert Limited")
*Please refer to the Programme Details
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Deadline on 30 Sep 2018 (Sun)
Enquiries
2910 7645
2520 5481
Limited Places!

Korean art has a tradition going back thousands of years. Throughout the ages, Korean art has developed into a unique style which is highly praised and revered by artists and art lovers around the world. Korean ceramics, including white porcelains, Buncheong wares, and celadon, are renowned for their unique style and technique. Traditional art performance such as Pansori (Korean folk opera) and Buchaechum (fan dance) are widely recognized for their aesthetic qualities. Works of contemporary artists such as Nam June Paik and Park Soeun have also received attention throughout the world.  

This course will examine the values and characteristics of traditional and contemporary art of Korea and students will have an opportunity to experience Korean art through a variety of activities such as visiting art museums, enjoying traditional music and dance performance, and cultural exchange with art students and artists of Korea.

韓國藝術的發展,源遠流長在歷史演變的過程中,韓國藝術更形成了獨特的風格,受到世界各地的藝術家及藝術愛好者所讚賞及尊敬。韓國陶瓷,如白瓷、青瓷、乃至粉表沙器,以別樹一幟的風格和技術聞名於世。傳統表演藝術如盤索里和扇子舞的藝術價值也受到廣泛肯定。現代藝術家如白南準及金守子等亦受到舉世注目。近年隨著韓國政府及韓國藝術界的共同努力,藝術發展更是一日千里。

本課程將會探討韓國傳統和現代藝術的價值和特質。學員通過參觀韓國的藝術設施,欣賞藝術表演,以及與當地著名藝術家及學生的交流,體驗韓國藝術的特質,進一步了解近年韓國藝術發展的成功之道。

Programme Characteristics:

  • Participants will have the opportunity to meet famous artists in Korea which will deepen your understanding of the characteristics of contemporary art in Korea.
  • Participants will visit art facilities and exhibition so that you can understand more about the development of contemporary art in Korea.
  • Participants will have first-hand experience of Korean traditional art.      
  • Participants will have the opportunity to have cultural exchange with local art students which will help you understand more about Korean art education and the stories of local new artists.    

課程特色:

  • 與當地著名藝術家見面,深入認識韓國現代藝術的特色。 
  • 參觀當地藝術設施及展覽,了解韓國近代藝術的發展。
  • 親身體驗韓國傳統藝術。
  • 與當地藝術師生進行交流,了解韓國藝術教育的現況以及韓國新一代藝術工作者的故事。

Dates 日期

20 Oct 2018 (2 hours lecture and briefing session in Hong Kong)
29 Oct to 4 Nov 2018 (7 Days 6 Nights in Seoul, Korea)

Medium of Instruction 教學語言

2 hours lecture and briefing session in Hong Kong : Cantonese
7 days tour to Seoul, Korea : Korean with Cantonese interpretation

Registration Fee & Course Fee 課程費用

  • HK$6,000 each 
    學費包括:行程上指定設施及藝術表演的入場費和門票,以及課堂費用
    Fee included: Entrance fees for activities and visits per itinerary and lecture fee

  • Please refer to the payment method as below 付款方式請參閲本頁下部份 

Services Fee (payable to "Travel Expert Limited")

Items

Fee  (HKD)

Single Room 單人房

HK$9,180* per adult

Sharing Twin Room 雙人房

HK$7,380* per adult

Triple Room - (3 Single Bed) 三人房 HK$7,280* per adult

* Fee is subject to change depends on the room type and no. of participants.
 價格會因應房間類型或人數變更。

Fee included:
  • One Round-trip Economy Class Flight Ticket between Hong Kong and Seoul (including airport taxes in both places)
  • Breakfasts at hotel
  • Accommodations for 6 nights
  • Coach services
    -between hotel and airport in Day 1 and Day 7;
    -between hotel and destinations including in the itnerary from Day 2 to Day 6
  • One Round-trip KTX ticket between Seoul and Gwangju
Fee excluded:
  • Meals except the breakfasts at hotel
  • Personal expenses in free time
  • Travel Insurance
 費用包括:
  • 來回香港/首爾經濟客位機票(包兩地機場稅)
  • 酒店早餐
  • 6晚酒店住宿
  • 旅遊車服務
    - 第一天從機場至酒店 及第七天 從酒店至機場; 及
    - 第二天至第六天, 行程上包括的地點
  • 來往首爾及光州的KTX車票
不包括:
  • 酒店早餐以外的膳食費用
  • 自由活動的費用
  • 旅遊保險

^Air tickets and land services (including hotel accommodation and coach service) are arranged by Travel Expert Limited (license no.: 35709).  Delegates shall prepare a crossed cheque payable to “Travel Expert Limited” to the School and we will pass it to travel agency once the tour is confirmed, the School is not liable to any air tickets or land services related matters. 
^由於本院沒有旅行社牌照,酒店、機票及當地交通安排將由專業旅運提供(牌照號碼:350709)。酒店、機票及當地交通費用必須以支票繳付,抬頭請註明「專業旅運有限公司 」或「Travel Expert Limited」,本院將代收支票,並在確定成團時將支票交予專業旅運有限公司。

Travel Agency

Travel Expert Limited
專業旅運有限公司 

*The School is collaborating with Travel Expert Limited (Travel Agency License No. 350709) to facilitate the travel arrangements for the tour.

Application Code 1650-3311NW Apply Online Now
Start Date 29 Oct 2018 (Mon)
Time 14:30
Venue 6/F, United Centre, Admiralty
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Duration
  • 20 Oct 2018 (Sat): Lecture and briefing session in Hong Kong
    29 Oct 2018 (Mon) - 4 Nov 2018 (Sun ) 7 Days in Seoul, Korea
Venue

Korean-Temp Korean-ArtPiece Korean-Text Korean-ArtPiececs

Tutor
  • Eric Kwong is a Lecturer of the HKU SPACE. His teaching and research interests include research methods and Asian societies with a focus on Japanese and Korean cultures and languages. His paper ‘Korean Communities in Hong Kong and Macau: Study of the Intercultural Communication and Identity of Korean People in Overseas’ got the “Best Paper Award” of the 9th Biennial Convention of the Pacific and Asian Communication Association in 2012.

PROGRAMME SCHEDULE

Activity in Hong Kong
Location: 6/F, United Centre, Admiralty

Date

Schedule

20 Oct (Sat)

14:30 - 16:30

Lecture and Tour Introduction & Briefing by Mr. Eric Kwong, Lecturer, HKU SPACE

Activity in Seoul

Date

Schedule

Day 1

29 Oct (Mon)

Depart to Seoul, Korea by Cathay Pacific Airways
Visiting one of the leading galleries in South Korea

Day 2

30 Oct (Tue)

Visiting National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art  (MMCA)  (國立現代藝術館) and Ihwa Mural Village (梨花洞壁畫村)

Meeting with an international famous multi-media artist

Day 3

31 Oct (Wed)

Lecture on Korean traditional pottery and pottery making session at Icheon Ceramics Village (利川陶藝村)

Visiting ceramic shops in Icheon

Day 4

01 Nov (Thu)

Visit the lecture by a famous dance expert and cultural exchange with local art students

Visiting one of the art galleries at Incheon

Day 5

02 Nov (Fri)

Experience traditional Korean Music and Dance Performance at National Gugak Center (國立國樂院)  

Day 6

03 Nov (Sat)

Meeting a well-known contemporary art Korean artist in Gwangju, Korea

Visiting Gwangju Biennale 2018  (光州雙年展 2018) ​

Day 7

04 Nov (Sun)

Arrive at Hong Kong International Airport
(Flight arrival at around 17:00 on 4 November (HK Time))

Course Fee
  • HK$6,000 (payable to "HKU SPACE")

    HK$7,280 - HK$9,180* per adult Services Fee (payable to "Travel Expert Limited")
    *Please refer to the Programme Details

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Enrolment Method

HKU SPACE provides 24-hour online application and payment service for students to make enrolment for most open admission courses (courses enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes via the Internet.  Applicants may settle the payment by using either PPS, VISA or MasterCard online.

 

  1. Complete the online application form

    Applicant may click the icon Apply Now on the top right hand corner of the programme/course webpage to make online application, and then follow the instructions to fill in the online application form.

    Some programmes/courses may be admitted by selection, and may require applicants to provide electronic copy of any required documents (e.g. proof of qualification) as indicated on the programme/course webpage.  Only file format in doc, docx, jpg and pdf are supported. 

  2. Make Online Payment

    Pay the programme/course fees by either using:

    PPS via Internet - You will need a PPS account and a PPS Internet password. For information on how to open a PPS account and how to set up a PPS Internet password, please visit http://www.ppshk.com.

    Credit Card Online Payment - Course fees can be paid by VISA or MasterCard including the “HKU SPACE MasterCard”.

To know more about online enrolment and payment, please refer to the user guide of Online Enrolment and Payment:

 

In Person / Mail

 

For first time enrolment

  1. For first come, first served short courses, complete the Application for Enrolment Form SF26 and bring or post the completed form(s), together with the appropriate application/course fee(s) and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres.
     
  2. Award-bearing and professional courses may require other information. Forms are usually available at the enrolment centres or on request from programme staff. Bring or post the completed form(s), together with the appropriate application/course fee(s) and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres.

For continuing enrolment in the same course

A. In person or by post

  1. The standard ‘Enrolment/Payment Slip’ is designed for students of award-bearing programmes or remaining programmes in a suite of programmes requiring continuing enrolment and it applies to most programmes.

  2. Students should complete the “Enrolment/Payment Slip” which will be made available by relevant programme staff and return the slip to any HKU SPACE enrolment centre or post it to the relevant programme staff with appropriate fee payment.

B. Online

Selected programmes offer online continuing enrolment service.  Programme staff will inform students if they offer this service and offer further enrolment details.

If you are in doubt about the procedures, please check the individual course details, or contact our programme staff or enrolment centres. 

[Download Enrolment Form SF26]

 

Please note the followings for programme/course enrollment:

  1. To make an application online, you will need a computer with connection to the Internet and a web browser with JavaScript enabled. Internet Explorer 5.01 or above is recommended for the web browser.
  2. Applicants should not leave the online application idle for more than 10 minutes.  Otherwise, applicants must restart the application process.
  3. Only S-MILES and Early Bird Discount are supported in Online Applicants (Application).  To enjoy other types of discount, please visit one of our enrolment centres.
  4. During the online application process, asynchronous application and payment submission may occur.  Successful payment may not guarantee successful application.  In case of unsuccessful submission, our programme staff will contact you shortly.
  5. Applicants are reminded that they should only apply for the same programme/course once through counter or online application.
  6. For online enrolment, payment confirmation page would be displayed after payment has been made successfully.  In addition, a confirmation email would also be sent to your email account.  You are advised to keep your payment confirmation for future enquiries.
  7. Fees paid are not refundable except as statutorily provided or under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment).
  8. If admission is by selection, the official receipt is not a guarantee that your application has been accepted.  We will inform you of the result as soon as possible after the closing date for application.  Unsuccessful applicants will be given a refund of programme/course fee if already paid.

 

Disclaimer

The School provides a platform for online services for a selected range of products it offers. While every effort is made to ensure timeliness and accuracy of information contained in this website, such information and materials are provided "as is" without express or implied warranty of any kind. In particular, no warranty or assurance regarding non-infringement, security, accuracy, fitness for a purpose or freedom from computer viruses is given in connection with such information and materials.

The School (and its respective employees and subsidiaries) is not liable for any loss or damage in connection with any online payments made by you by reason of (i) any failure, delay, interruption, suspension or restriction of the transmission of any information or message from any payment gateways of the relevant banks and/or third party merchants for processing credit/debit/smart card or other payment facilitation mechanism; (ii) any negligence, mistake, error in or omission from any information or message transmitted from the said payment gateways; (iii) any breakdown, malfunction or failure of those gateways in effecting online payment service or (iv) anything arisen out of or in connection with the said payment gateways, including but not limited to unauthorised access to or alternation of the transmission of data or any unlawful act not permitted by the law.

Payment Method
1. Cash or EPS

Cash or EPS are accepted at any HKU SPACE enrolment counters.

2. Cheque or bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify theprogramme title(s) for application and applicant’s name. You may either:

  • bring the completed form(s), together with the appropriate course or application fees in the form of a cheque, and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres;
  • or mail the above documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres, specifying “Course Application” on the envelope. HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment sent by mail.
3. VISA/MasterCard

Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or MasterCard, including the “HKU SPACE MasterCard”, at anyHKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE MasterCard can enjoy a 10-month interest-freeinstalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

4. Online payment (for the course/programme has online enrolment only)

The course fees of all open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes can be settled by using PPS via the Internet. Applicants may also pay the relevant course fees by VISA or MasterCard online. Please refer to the Online Services page on the School website.

Notes

  1. For general and short courses, applicants may be required to pay the course fee in cash or by EPS, Visa or MasterCard if the course is to start shortly.

  2. Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, cheque or PPS (for online payment only) will normally be reimbursed by a cheque, and fees paid by credit card will normally be reimbursed to the payment cardholder’s credit card account.

  3. In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme team for details.
  4. Fees and places on courses cannot be transferred from one applicant to another. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on approved transfers.
  5. Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  6. For additional copies of receipts, please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope with a completed form and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to ‘HKU SPACE’. Such copies will only normally be issued at the end of a course.

Travel Agency

專業旅運有限公司 
Travel Expert Limited

Air tickets and land services (including hotel accommodation and coach service) are arranged by Travel Expert Limited (license no.: 35709).  Delegates shall prepare a crossed cheque payable to “Travel Expert Limited” to the School and we will pass it to travel agency once the tour is confirmed, the School is not liable to any air tickets or land services related matters. 
由於本院沒有旅行社牌照,酒店、機票及當地交通安排將由專業旅運提供(牌照號碼:350709)。酒店、機票及當地交通費用必須以支票繳付,抬頭請註明「專業旅運有限公司 」或「Travel Expert Limited」,本院將代收支票,並在確定成團時將支票交予專業旅運有限公司。

*The School is collaborating with Travel Expert Limited (Travel Agency License No. 350709) to facilitate the travel arrangements for the tour.