Teaching Transition for International Education from ‘Foreign Students Class’ to ‘International Class’: The Case of Materials Physics Courses
Internationalization of higher education has become an irreversible trend of modern world, where international course is the key link. For Chinese universities, during the transition from traditional ‘Foreign students class’ (for foreign students only) to ‘International class’, in which Chinese students and foreign students will be trained under one roof, they have to face great challenges of teaching transition, including teaching contents, methods, examinations transformations. In this paper, taking materials physics courses for example, we put forward some suggestions on teaching transformation of international education from ‘Foreign students class’ to ‘International class’, basing on the experience of one-year visiting in University of Victoria (UVic), Canada and the differences of teaching between our Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) and UVic.
L. B. Duan et al., "Teaching Transition for International Education from ‘Foreign Students Class’ to ‘International Class’: The Case of Materials Physics Courses", Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 590, pp. 521-524, 2012