Terracotta warrior statues in a Xi’an museum. The figures count as one of the greatest historical discoveries ever, highlighting Chinese culture. Hong Kong authorities have set out directives to schools proposing a focus on national security elements in teaching history. Photo: EPA-EFE Terracotta warrior statues in a Xi’an museum. The figures count as one of the greatest historical discoveries ever, highlighting Chinese culture. Hong Kong authorities have set out directives to schools proposing a focus on national security elements in teaching history. Photo: EPA-EFE
Terracotta warrior statues in a Xi’an museum. The figures count as one of the greatest historical discoveries ever, highlighting Chinese culture. Hong Kong authorities have set out directives to schools proposing a focus on national security elements in teaching history. Photo: EPA-EFE
Education

National security law: let students learn history with focus on territorial integrity, Hong Kong schools told under new guidelines

  • Syllabus framework released by Education Bureau for Chinese history and related subjects also suggests patriotic song sessions and mainland trips
  • Examples cited include the unification of China under the Qin emperor, and the opium wars of the 19th century

Topic |   Education
Terracotta warrior statues in a Xi’an museum. The figures count as one of the greatest historical discoveries ever, highlighting Chinese culture. Hong Kong authorities have set out directives to schools proposing a focus on national security elements in teaching history. Photo: EPA-EFE Terracotta warrior statues in a Xi’an museum. The figures count as one of the greatest historical discoveries ever, highlighting Chinese culture. Hong Kong authorities have set out directives to schools proposing a focus on national security elements in teaching history. Photo: EPA-EFE
Terracotta warrior statues in a Xi’an museum. The figures count as one of the greatest historical discoveries ever, highlighting Chinese culture. Hong Kong authorities have set out directives to schools proposing a focus on national security elements in teaching history. Photo: EPA-EFE
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