On June 21, 2018, Tsinghua University released the first batch of online certificate programs, including the Public Administration Certificate program and the Data Science Certificate program. The Public Administration Certificate program was developed and launched by the School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University and is the first public administration certificate program based on online learning. The program has been launched through the certificate channel of MOOC platform of Tsinghua University. Learners can pay for a series of online courses, complete their homework online, and obtain the certificate of joint accreditation of the School of Public Policy and Management and Online Education Office at Tsinghua University after passing the examination.
Vice President Yang Bin of Tsinghua University said that the certificate program is not a degree program, but it is more in line with the motivation of online learners for sustained learning and self-development. Online courses are recognized through the means of certificate by learners and employers, which is a beneficial exploration for the integration of production, teaching and learning. Yu Shijie, Director of Online Education Office at Tsinghua University, introduced the overall situation and characteristics of the first batch of certificate programs in Tsinghua University. He pointed out: "Unlike the traditional MOOC course, the certificate program pays more attention to the systematic construction of courses."
Wang Yahua, Associated Dean of the School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University, introduced the certificate programs at the press conference. "The Public Administration Certificate Program is a new form of public administration education for the vast number of online learners, adapting to the requirements of the new era of Internet plus education, drawing on advanced international practices and based on China's national context." As China's first certificate program in public administration education, the program currently includes six courses, namely Public Crisis Management, Frontier of Public Management, PPP Theory and Practice, Social Research Methods, Public Affairs Ethics and Xi Jinping's Thought of Socialism with Chinese Characteristics in the New Era, which are all taught by frontline teachers of Tsinghua University's School of Public Policy and Management to systematically teach learners the theory, knowledge and skills of modern public administration.
The picture shows Professor Wang Yahua, Associated Dean of the School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University, introducing the program.
Li Junqing, member of the National MPA Education Steering Committee and head of the teacher training team, said at the press conference: "The release of the public administration certificate program has opened up a new world of online education in public administration education and is expected to play an important role in MPA professional education in China." He believes that the certificate program released this time is in the forefront of the public administration professional education industry and reflects the strength and vision of the School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University. The program is groundbreaking in the field of public administration education. The MPA Education Steering Committee will take this opportunity to vigorously promote the development of online public administration education, encourage public management schools and universities to actively develop and adopt new forms of online education, accelerate the reform of public administration education, and make contributions to the training of public administration talents in the new era.
The picture shows Professor Li Junqing, member of the National MPA Education Steering Committee, making a speech
Xue Lan, Dean of the School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University, said that the Public Administration Certificate Program relies on the solid foundation of public administration education in Tsinghua University to help learners master new theories and methods of public administration, train the skills to use public management theories and methods to solve practical problems, advocate the spirit of cultivating the virtue, serving the society , and comprehensively enhance public leadership.
The picture shows the scene of the press conference for the release of the first batch of certificate programs in Tsinghua University.
The launch of Tsinghua University's first Public Administration Certificate Program provides an open platform for people who are interested in learning the theory and knowledge of managing complex public affairs, as well as an opportunity for people who are interested in taking public administration as a professional direction to learn systematically. After the learner obtains the certificate, the courses taken in the certificate program can be recognized in the learning of relevant courses during the study at the School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University. In the future, the School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University will continuously enrich the project courses, better meet the actual needs of learners, continuously expand the social recognition of the certificates, and contribute to the exploration and construction of a lifelong education system, facilitating the construction of a learning society with universal learning and lifelong learning.
Warmly welcome people who are interested in public administration to take part in the certificate program. The programl's online website:
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