On 18 November 2020, Prof. Shi Guang, Prof. Ding Jianning, Prof. Wang Kai, Dr Ji Xuan and Dr Jin Xiaobing from the English department of the School of Foreign Languages and Cultures of NNU paid a visit to the School of Foreign Languages of Northeast Normal University. They conducted research and study on a wide range of topics, including the construction of first-class undergraduate majors, the integration of ideological and political theory into course teaching, the accreditation for teacher education programmes, and the training of pre-service teachers.
At the meeting, Qiu Yunlong, deputy dean of the SFL of NENU, Jin Wanfeng, dean of the English department, and Xu Xiumei, director of the Subject Teaching Centre, introduced their experience in the above-mentioned work. Additionally, the two universities also had in-depth exchanges on discipline construction and student cultivation. In the terms of the construction of teacher training courses, teachers from the SFL of NENU shared their experience with NNU, providing new ideas of the construction and improvement of relevant majors.
The research activity provided an opportunity for good inter-school cooperation between NNU and NENU, and also broadened the path of development of NNU.
(Translated and edited by Wang Pan, Deng Jing, Deng Jingqiao)