Two NAU Courses Awarded National Excellent Open Courses
June 17,2013

Recently, the Ministry of Education has issued the Announcement for the Third National Excellent Open Courses, granting two NAU open courses: Plants and Life and Art of Tea Tasting National Excellent Open Courses.

As one of the windows for displaying NAU’s achievements to the society, the open courses reflect the university’s advanced educational ideas, featured disciplines and brilliant teaching. After more than one year’s development, Plants and Life, lectured by Professor Wang Qiangsheng from College of Life Science and Art of Tea Tasting, by associate professor Fang Wanping from College of Horticulture, which had been selected in 2012, have opened to the public for free on the Ministry of Education’s “I Course” website and its partner sites – China Network Television and NetEase and received good social repercussions.

It is reported that recently another open course Food Security for 1.5 Billion People, by professor Zhou Yingheng from theCollegeofEconomicsand Management, has also been launched on “I Course” and other websites.