General Studies Department focuses on students' cultural education, under which there are four teaching research sections: Education in Ideology and Politics, Physical Education, Advanced Mathematics, College Chinese. Based on the teaching approach of one platform with modules of different levels and the teaching pattern of improvement with progressive modules in two ways, we provide cultural education for students in vocational colleges, to reach talents training goals.
Construction of Courses
Cultivation of Ethic Thought & Fundamentals of Law is applying for a provincial-level hi-quality course in 2008. Deng Xiaoping Theory & the Important Thought of Three Represents, Advanced Mathematics, and Cultivation of Ethic Thought & Fundamentals of Law have been given awards for college-level hi-quality courses.
There are 69 teachers in the department. There are 12 masters, and two undergraduate doctors. There are 5 professors and 18 associate professors. We have recruited three guest professors from key universities such as Wuhan University, and South-central University for Nationalities. We have an optimal teaching staff of high quality and ability.
In National Mathematics Modeling Contest for Colleges, students trained by our department have won the second national prizes six times, the first provincial prizes eight times, the second provincial prizes seven times, the third provincial prizes five times, and the excellent prized for organization five times for the past six years. In the eighth and ninth University Games of Hubei Province, students trained by our department have gained 10 gold medals, 7 silver medals, 9 bronze medals, and 6 team cups.