DAY NINE: 28TH JANUARY 2019, MONDAY
The Attorney General’s Chambers of Brunei Darussalam welcomed fifteen exchange students from Sultan Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah International Islamic University on 28th January, 2019. Representatives from AGC provided insights into the legal profession namely, the Civil Division, Criminal Justice Division, International Affairs Division and the Legislative Drafting Division. Also, the students visited the State Judiciary Department whereby, a representative emphasized the different legal scope between AGC and the State Judiciary Department.
At noon, the exchange students visited Royal Regalia Museum and Brunei History Centre to study the history of Brunei Darussalam such as Brunei’s independence and, the ancestry and culture of Brunei’s royal family.
DAY TEN: 29TH JANUARY 2019, TUESDAY
In the morning, the exchange students visited Kampong Ayer from Bandar Seri Begawan to Sinarubai. They also visited the Cultural and Heritage Museum located at Kampong Ayer whereby, the students experienced the history of Kampong Ayer and traditional game of Brunei Darussalam.
At PAZ Tarbiyyah School, the fifteen exchange students were welcomed by Dr. Hjh Mona Yati Mohd Kassim. Dr. Hjh Mona Yati was able to discuss how Tarbiyyah School was established and the exchange students witnessed children learning ablution and sunat hajat prayer.
DAY ELEVEN: 30TH JANUARY 2019, WEDNESDAY
Taman Warisan Tasek Merimbun held a briefing for the exchange students whereby, the exchange students were introduced to the history of Tasek Merimbun and, the floral and faunas of Brunei Darussalam. The rangers also brought the exchange student 650 metres into Tasek Merimbun to experience nature at first hand.
At Sago Factory, the Operating Manager showed the exchange students the process of extracting Sago from Rumbia trees. The exchange students also had the opportunity to taste sago worm and a local delicacy, Ambuyat.
DAY TWELVE: 31ST JANUARY 2019, THURSDAY
Sekolah Rendah D.M.S Dian Ulu Belait welcomed the exchange students with welcoming remarks by the Principal, Cikgu Rosnah binti D.M.S Hj Mohd Simpok. The welcoming remark is followed by a speech from Muhammad Saifullah bin Md Isa, head of delegation. Next, the students were given a tour around the school and the dormitory.
After school visitation, the students were brought to Rumah Besar/Panjang whereby, opening speech was given by Awg Lasit Anak Gelawing, Head of Rumah Panjang Biadong Ulu. The students were able to experience performances by three different tribes residing in Rumah Besar/Panjang and have a tour around Rumah Besar/Panjang.
DAY THIRTEEN: 1ST FEBRUARY 2019, FRIDAY
The students were given free time throughout the day and were given time to prepare gift for appreciation night. At night, appreciation night started with opening do’a and speech followed by video presentations. The exchange students also challenged ALSA Brunei to a dialect test. After the challenge, the exchange students and ALSA Brunei had a sharing session followed by gift exchange.
DAY FOURTEEN: 2ND FEBRUARY 2019, SATURDAY
In the morning, the students visited Joyful Garden, Museum Teknologi Brunei and Brunei Maritime Museum whereby the students witnessed and learned Brunei’s way of life in Kampong Ayer and the discovery of Brunei respectively. At Museum Teknologi Brunei, they also experienced the traditional games of Brunei Darussalam. The students were given free time in the afternoon to prepare themselves for Jerudong Park at night. At Jerudong Park, the students were able to enjoy most of the rides such as Scary Drop, Go-Kart, Pirate Ship, Ferris Wheel and Rollercoaster.
DAY FIFTEEN: 3RD FEBRUARY 2019, SUNDAY
Fifteen exchange students from Sultan Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah International Islamic University depart to Malaysia, Kedah after two weeks in Brunei Darussalam, ending their Global Outreach Programme.