Humanities & Arts College provides the following programs: Architectural Decoration Engineering (including environmental arts design), Advertisement Design & Production (including computerized arts design), Printing Technology (including packaging technology & design), News Editting & Publishing, Secretary, and Chinese Education.
Graduates from regular senior secondary schools and from vocational senior secondary schools are eligible to apply for admission. The applications will be processed via internet according to applicants' scores in national entrance examinations. Those admitted will be awarded college diplomas after three years' study.
Construction of Programs and Courses
Advertisement Design & Production is one of provincial-level model programs and one of provincial-level trial reform programs. Printing Technology is one of college-level key programs. Creative Advertisement was given an award for a national hi-quality course in 2004. Modern Chinese is a provincial-level hi-quality course. Introduction to Printing and Image Making Practice have been given awards for college-level hi-quality courses. We have published two national-level textbooks and eight key professional textbooks as main authors, such as Creative Advertisement Practice and Introduction to Printing.
There is a field training base for advertisement and media technology, including a training center for arts design, a training center for printing, and a training center for modern media technology. The training base is one of field training bases for higher vocational education in Hubei. There are two companies for industry, teaching and research: Fortune Advertisement Company, and Hengyi Printing Company.
There are 31 teachers in the department, including 2 professors, 9 associate professors (Senior Arts Technicians), 12 Lecturers (engineers). One teacher was given an award of "National Excellent Teacher", and another was given an award of "Expert with Outstanding Contribution in Hubei". Two teachers are members of Teaching Supervising Committee of Higher Vocational Education of Ministry of Education. The teaching group of advertisement design is one of the first excellent ones in Hubei Polytechnic. In April 2008, the post of “Outstanding Technicians” was approved by Hubei Province.
Students can learn excellent skills at school. The students from our department have won numerous awards in various contests. As a result, graduates are very popular in employing units, and some are self-employed.