Cultural inheritance by Archaeological Documentary in Sanxingdui

ASDAN Global Volunteering Program

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Schedule Dates Grade Location
R1 Aug.3rd - Aug.8th, 2024 Senior High Sichuan
Service Time

ASDAN Global Volunteer Program(Research+Volunteer)

Combine volunteer and research, ASDAN Volunteer Program equips volunteers with research knowledge and method,encourages volunteers to complete research reports on diverse social issues, which contributes to applying for university and making an real influence


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Cultural inheritance by Archaeological Documentary in Sanxingdui Project Introduction

Why do archaeological excavations at Sanxingdui always cause a stir?

The mysterious 30° North latitude zone has given birth to the Pyramids, the Kingdom of Babylon, the Mayan culture, and the "Three Stars Pile". In the splendid Chinese civilization, the Sanxingdui culture is undoubtedly the most mysterious and magical one, which was once completely buried in the dust of history, and then shocked everyone once it was revealed.

This holiday season, volunteers will enter the ninth wonder of the world, Sanxingdui, to explore the unsolved mysteries of archaeology and the origin and disappearance of a thousand-year civilization. Through the learning of documentary techniques, we will record the poetry of the ancient Shu civilization represented by Sanxingdui and become the new generation of young communicators of Chinese culture!

Program Significance

Real Needs
The mysterious 30°N has given birth to the Pyramids, the Kingdom of Babylon, the Mayan culture, and "Sanxingdui" is also on it, and its interpretation is still being explored by scholars all over the world!
Program Highlights
The source of ancient Shu civilization represented by archaeological Sanxingdui
A Conversation with the Instructor of Peking University's College of Arts and Letters
Three ways to unlock Sanxingdui
Documentary Production Class
New trendy perspective to interpret your "Sanxingdui"
① Significance to the project site: produce a cultural documentary, talk to Beijing University's cultural and cultural instructor, interview villagers of Sanxingdui Village, participate with archaeologists in the exploration of Sanxingdui, and spread Chinese culture.
② Personal significance to volunteers: learning the planning, shooting and editing skills of documentaries, learning archaeological methods through the rich hands-on workshop on the archaeology of Sanxingdui, and understanding the hard-won cultural heritage.

Program Itinerary

Why Us


  • Official member of International Association for Volunteer Effort (IAVE)
  • Official member of the Volunteer Groups Alliance (VGA)
  • The ASDAN Volunteering Certfication is accredited by UCAS
  • Certification for 40-50 hours of volunteer service issued by ASDAN China,Volunteering Certification issued by official partner organization

In line with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) , ASDAN "Volunteer + Research" Program meets the needs of colleges and the society for current and future talents, and cultivates the ability of discovering problems, actively acquiring and applying knowledge, and solving real problems.

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"Volunteering + Research", exclusively designed by ASDAN China, is an academic growth model that combines research-oriented learning and voluntary service. We refer to the authoritative theory of education, admission requirements of universities, 10 years of project experience, and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals to design our programs. ASDAN "Volunteering + Research" Programs cover four categories: Teach for Rural Areas, Community Support, Wildlife & Environment Conservation, and Cultural Heritage Conservation. Volunteers will experience rich and unique service scenarios and learn from different topics of research workshops concerning real social problems. We aim to guide volunteers to discover problems, propose solutions and report to the public, improve volunteers' research learning ability, meet the requirements of volunteers' personal growth and further education, and enhance their sense of social responsibility.

When it comes to voluntary services, admission officers of universities think highly of sincerely caring about society and comprehensive qualities and skills, such as proposers of innovative solutions, leaders of public welfare projects, and the continuity and depth of voluntary services. 62.1% of colleges would like to see applicants show a record report reflecting the whole process of volunteering. The world's top universities emphasize community commitment with problem-solving ability. Every high school student needs volunteering service experience that combines public welfare emotion and social problem-solving ability.


Value for University Application

  • Three authoritative certificates
  • Volunteer portfolio
  • Six transferable skills: research-based learning, self-directed learning, teamwork, problem solving, communication and presentation, use of IT resources
  • Research outputs can be further used in EPQ research learning certification to obtain university application UCAS bonus points and more opportunity of world-renowned universities' admissions
  • Visual academic outputs that is bene cial to the local communities
  • An uniqe volunteering portfolio that shows your growth



  • Professional tutor team: cooperate with frontline NGOs/social enterprises and experienced tutors
  • Participation: expose to real social issues and immerse in real volunteering scenes, and enhance the sense of experiencing
  • Realize self-worth: take actions and become an innovator and leader
  • Participate in volunteering service to contribute to the local communities
  • Long-term sustainable influence: take part in SDGs program continuously, and make a long-term sustainable impact!


Academic Outputs


research report: visible outcomes beneficial to real social issues


academic portfolio:an unique academic report records your volunteering services


real volunteering story:volunteering stories highlight your PS

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Qualification and Authoritative Certificates

Official member of International Association for Volunteer Effort (IAVE)

Official member of the Volunteer Groups Alliance (VGA)

ASDAN UK Volunteering Short Course

which is accredited by UCAS

Volunteering Certification

issued by partner organization

Certification for 40-50 hours of volunteer service issued by ASDAN China

Sustainable Influence

Inspire more people with our stories

Sustainable Influence Platform:The ASDAN Volunteer QuarterlyThe ASDAN Volunteer Academic Journal、ASDAN Official WeChat Accounts and other multimedia platforms

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  • • Real stories:inspire more people
  • • Challenging volunteering services:skills learning and methodology
  • • Fruitful experience:various outcomes
  • • Sustainable Influence:participate continuously

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