Department of Graduate English Teaching (DGET) is responsible for the English education of all the graduate students (non-English major) of Anhui Agricultural University; and takes active measures to fully develop the students’ English language application skills in good complement of the requirements of English Teaching Syllabus (as first foreign language) for Graduates of Non-English Major issued by the Ministry of Education of China,.
DGET is staffed with five full-time teachers and some part-time teachers including 1 foreign teacher.
Main courses lectured for graduates: English Intensive Study (1) (2), English Listening and Speaking (1) (2), English Writing, Advanced English Writing, Translation of EST, Reading of A-&-F English Literature and "IELTS" etc;
Main courses lectured for postgraduates: English Intensive Study (3), Advanced Oral English, English Writing for Postgraduates, and A-&-F English Literature for Postgraduates, etc.
DGET, in accordance to AAU’s characteristics and personnel training objectives, advances with the times in constantly enhancing the teaching concepts by employing new teaching theories such as ESP teaching, etc.
DGET keeps close eye upon new trends of graduate English teaching home and abroad, makes good use of modern teaching resources for the improvement of classroom teaching based on network and multimedia; and starts from the student learning needs to cultivate their comprehensive language application ability and meta-language consciousness.
DGET makes unremitting efforts in academic researches and are the principals of more than 20 (including the concluded) research projects of different levels, and so far has had a total of over 30 papers (at/ above provincial level) published.