Academia & Science

School visit to celebrate the UK-Japan Season of Culture 2019-2020 and to highlight Japanese culture in Wales

31 January 2019

Sony UK Technology Centre, Pencoed, Bridgend CF35 5HZ

01656 867 297

A special event for local school children to experience Japanese culture first hand; Japan of the past, present and future.

The day’s itinerary is as follows;
10.30am Arrival
10.40am-11am Sony presentation, including elements on traditional and modern Japan
11.00am-11.20am Factory Tour
11.20am-12.20 pm Three groups to rotate in the following activities; (20 minutes for each activity)
• Origami workshop
• Japanese calligraphy workshop
• Green screen with Yukata dressing up activity
• (Slideshow of Japan -past, present and future with traditional Japanese music will play in background when activities are being undertaken )
12.20pm-12.30pm Japanese language workshop to end the visit.

"We hope that by the children experiencing Japanese culture and activities, a greater understanding will evolve of the shared values and hopes of both countries."