Author： Yuhuan Zhang chief Editor： Zhibo Wu
Translated by Lianping He
Dr. Qiaoping Jia, Vice President of Sanda University, warmly welcomed
Dr. Megan Knight, Associate Dean of School of Art and Design, University of Hertfordshire, the United Kingdom, and Dr. Yvonne Yan, its Chief Director of China International Partnership, at the conference room, 2nd Floor, Building F, Shanghai International Fashion Center on March 22nd , 2017. The UK guests came to visitSchool of Fashion for the purpose of conducting meetings of discussion on the relevant issues of international cooperation between the two universities. Prof. Hua Hua, Director of International Cooperation, Mr. Hong Cheng, Associate Dean, and Ms.Xue Jun Zhou Associate Dean, from Sanda School of Fashion also participated at the meeting.
Mr. Hong Cheng, Associate Dean of Sanda School of Fashion, and Dr. Xue Jun Zhou, Associate Dean made an introduction to the way of the School of Fashion working jointly with companies and enterprises in running the school and the way of cultivating the talented personnel to meet the needs demanded by the market respectively, and expressed their hope to further promote the advancement of academic disciplines and specialties based on the principle of mutual benefit. Dr. Megan, after hearing the presentations, expressed her strong agreement to the concept presented and showed high interest in the way of combining both academic curriculum and industrial projects and merging the knowledge and skills into the teaching and learning process in school. He also sincerely expressed his high expectation for an earlier and further cooperation with Sanda, believing that the concept of teaching activities of the professional college and university should be oriented in the direction of the market is also what University of Hertfordshire has been advocating, and the basic stand the both universities share in cultivating talented students is exactly the same.
The two sizes, through the process of mutual understanding and mutual trust, reached a preliminary cooperative agreement on joint cooperative academic projects, cooperation in curriculum development in the academic studies of Fashion Marketing and Design, jointly setting up a line of study of Fashion Communication, students and faculty exchange, and other activities.
Dr. Megan visited Shanghai International Fashion Center and its corollary equipment for teaching and learning as well as for practical experience and experiment training. He also expressed her appreciation and admiration for the beautiful campus environment and superb conditions for practical training.
University of Hertfordshire of UK, as reported, was established in 1952, one of the institutions of higher learning endorsed personally by Queen of England.It is a modern and famous comprehensive national university, one of the top largest institutions of higher education in UK, offering more than 100 academic disciplines including BA, MA and Ph.D. degrees and was once rewarded with a Queen’s Reward.
University of Hertfordshire, known as “Cradle for Entrepreneurs and Engineers”, is one of the leading institutions in British higher education circle with distinctive characteristics of educational tradition and spirit of innovation, aiming at cultivating practical talented personnel for engineering and technology as well as for modern management.
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