A boost to Vietnamese language teaching program for overseas people

VGP � The Ministry of Education and Training has recently promulgated Circular 28/2018/TT-BGDDT on Vietnamese language teaching for overseas Vietnamese.

The document aims to preserve, develop, and advertize Vietnamese language and cultural identity for overseas citizens.

Accordingly, the program will generate a basic foundation for composition, development, and updating of teaching materials; organization of teaching activities; investigation and assessment of ability to use Vietnamese language for overseas Vietnamese.

The program will be designed in three levels, six steps. Each step requires 220 hours. Total amount of time is 1320 hours.

The program also focuses on examination and assessment in regular or periodical types.

The Circular shall take effect from January 11, 2019./.

Source: ONLINE NEWSPAPER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM