National Chung Hsing University
The Center of Teacher Education
|Established in September 1995, the Center of Teacher Education aims at providing opportunities for university students to be outstanding teachers, and further education for teachers.|
|To plan the future development of the center.
To plan and teach curriculum of the center.
To held activities about research and further education for schoolteachers.
To issue "The Journal of Educational Science each year.
To advise on practice teaching.
|Students come from all departments of the University, which cover all kinds of academic colleges.
The plan of curriculum math up the tendency.
Both of teaching theory and practice are emphasize equally.
Experienced Teachers, who teach "Teaching Methods and Materials", come from related colleges.
Teachers who teach "Teaching Methods and Materials" advise on one-year internship program.
Students has to participate "Mu-Zhang training", "First-aid training", and "Safety education" before they obtain qualified teacher certificate.
Practice teachers should study how to make homepage and teaching aids at least 18 hours.
Practice teachers should study special education at least 3 credits or 54 hours.
The periodical, Educational Science, is issued from 2001.
|Features of prospective teachers|
|To make professional knowledge on education be diversified.
To have ability of using latest instructional technology.
To have autonomic and original teaching knowledge and ability.
To maintain professional attitude toward the carrier of being a teacher.
|Subjects of prospective teachers|
|Academic Subjects： Chinese, English, History, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Physics and Chemistry, Computer, and etc.
Vocational Subjects：Agriculture, Industry, Business, and etc.
|The process of teacher certification|
|The Center enrolls 100 undergraduate and graduate students from all colleges of the University each year. Students must complete a minimum of 26 credits of educational courses, and pass then preliminary certification. Then they should complete one-year internship in schools. After passing the final certification, they obtain the qualified teacher certificate.|
1. To set up Institute of Professional Development for Educators.
2. To set up the educational program for Bachelors.
1. To set up an affiliated middle school.
2. The center of further education for educators.
3. Establish at least 3 departments related to education, and establish the college of education.