The topics for presentations will be posted up by 10 a.m. on Wednesday 27th April 2011 on the notice board in the Institute for Chinese Studies (ICS). 

Thursday 28th April 2011

Sub-fusc must be worn.

10 a.m. The Listening Comprehension Test

Candidates must arrive at the reception area of the ICS five minutes before the test.

The test will take place in Room 207.


1:50 p.m. The Individual Tests

All the candidates must arrive in the “holding room” (Room 206) of the ICS at the time indicated above. An invigilator will be present. Dictionaries and written materials may be brought into the “holding room”.

Oral Examination

Part two: oral presentations topics. Choose one of the following topics.
  1. Should the government provide young people with higher education that is free?
  2. Discuss a book that I have read recently
  3. Which benefits does information technology bring us?

The tests will take place in Rooms 204 and 205 at the following times. 

Room 204


                                                2.00     Ainsworth, Charlie

                                                2.25     Duncan, Sarah

                                                2.50     Kane, Clare

                                                3.15     Oates Wormer, Michael

                                                3.40     Waldegrave, Riversdale

                                                4.05     Taylor, Tara

 Room 205


                                                2.00     Carsten, Paul

                                                2.25     Fleming, Sarah

                                                2.50     McGill, Ayaka

                                                3.15     Taylor, Henry

                                                3.40     Lomas, Kate

                                                4.05     McAlpine, James


                                                                                    Professor Hugh Williamson (Chairman)

                                                                                    Dr. Margaret Hillenbrand (Examiner)

                                                                                    Dr. Dirk Meyer (Examiner)