The General Education Department has provided a ‘General Education English Learning Program’ which would strengthen the internationalization between the local and international students. The goal of the program is to enhance the culture exchange and competitiveness among students.

The target of the program is for international students who are pursuing a bachelor degree; however, the program also accept trainees, exchange students, and overseas Chinese students, and we encourage the local students to choose and participate the courses of General Education English learning because of the need of internationalization.

The program will unify the resources from 12 partner schools in central region of Taiwan to establish a system which will be a platform of sharing resources for the participating partner schools.

The General Education English Learning Program can not only attract foreign students, but also local students. Besides, the program can strengthen the interaction of local students and foreign students; therefore, it will strength the motivation for local students to take English courses.


A. Curriculum

General Education English Learning Program primary provide the courses taught in English, but it does not include basic language learning such as Chinese, English and physical education learning. The courses of General Education English Learning Program are two credits each, and the curriculum are in three major fields, which are humanity, social science, and science. The diverse courses can help international students understand the culture, society, philosophy, art, ethics, and science in Taiwan. Based on the syllabus provided by the six major professors in the second semester of 2011, there will be six classes in this semester. However, there is a possibility to hire another one ore two professor for next semester in 2012.


B. Courses

All the participating partner schools can base on the needs to choose from the list of courses provided by China Medical University, and professors will go to various schools to teach.


C. Events

  1. Every professor can arrange a field trip to understand the culture of Taiwan.
  2. The General Education English Learning Program will hold ‘International Students day’ in each semester in order to help the interaction among students in each school.