Category Archives: My UK path

[Con đường nước Anh] Kỳ 9: Những câu chuyện ở Khoa Kiến trúc Đại học Nottingham

CHUYỆN 1: BENSON Benson là người phụ trách chương trình mà tôi theo học, cũng là người giảng dạy và theo sát chúng tôi suốt học kì 1. Ông là người Hồng Kông, đã đến nước Anh được gần 20 … Continue reading

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[My UK Path] Episode 8: The Relay

My dad rarely shares his childhood stories. While I have lived with my parents for 27 years, still there are many accounts that I have never heard until I am married. Because he would only recount some pieces in his … Continue reading

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[Con đường nước Anh] Kỳ 7: Học kiến trúc ở Vương quốc Anh khác học kiến trúc ở Việt Nam chỗ nào?

Bài viết này dựa trên kinh nghiệm học Thạc sỹ kiến trúc về Thiết kế môi trường ở Đại học Nottingham, 5 năm học kiến trúc bậc đại học và 2 năm học thạc sỹ kiến trúc tại Đại học … Continue reading

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[My UK Path] Episode 6: What is it like to be a Chevening scholar?

1. Your mother’s maiden name is no secret to your Chevening fellows because theirs “happen” to be identical to yours. 2. You realise that the name “Chevening” is actually pronounced /ˈtʃiːv(ə)nɪŋ/ (Chee-V-Ning), like you match the “ch” in “chat” with … Continue reading

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[My UK Path] Episode 5: Wars of minds

For 10 years, the MArch in Environmental Design has been topping the taught master’s mark chart of the DABE at the University of Nottingham. “I tell you: this has never been easy” – said my course director, Benson Lau. He … Continue reading

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[My UK Path] Episode 4: Incoherent piece

– What is an English man called when he can speak English but cannot read and write well? – It depends on his level. – Let’s say, he knows only basics of the basics and has little grammatical knowledge. But … Continue reading

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[My UK Path | Con đường nước Anh] Episode 3 Extra: Recap and response

This post is to explain some ideas implied in my last entry of the UK Path series as well as respond to some latest feedback on the post. My thanks to readers, particularly who left their comments on my article. … Continue reading

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