Major Courses

Department of Social Science

Introduction to Maozedong’s Thought and Theoretical System of Chinese Socialism

Contents: The course focuses on the Chinese Marxism theory that is the result of combining the basic theories of Marxism with China's reality, and help students know the process of Chinese Communist Party's theoretical innovation and the theoretical system of Chinese socialism that guides our socialist modernization, and grasp


Outline of Modern Chinese History

Contents: “Outline of Modern Chinese History ” is the public political theory and is the compulsory course of National Colleges which carry on the Marxism elementary theory, the Chinese Marxism theoretical teach in. But it is not the history department undergraduate student's professional course. Its duty is ,through the teaching of this course, to help the students understand the national history and national condition. It helps students know how Chinese people comprehend the history and then has chosen the Marxism, why they have chosen Communist Party of China and how they have chosen the socialist road and the execution of party's basic line and basic program self-consciously and firmly.

Moral Education and basics of Law

Contents: The courses comprehensively use the education of correct life outlook, values, and moral and legal concept as basic content by means of the basic Marxist stance, viewpoint and method. On the combination of theories and practices, the courses will give scientifically convincing answers to the real affairs facing contemporary students so as to help them firmly establish the socialist outlook on honor and shame with the main content of Eight Honors & Eight Shames, cultivate good ideological and moral qualities and the sense of law, help them grow up into all-round developed qualified builders and reliable successors for the cause of socialism by laying a solid basis of deological, moral and legal cultivation.


Marxism Basic principle

Contents: "Marxism Basic principle" is a new Marxism theoretical education curriculum which the ordinary universities offers. "Principle" combines Marxism’s three partial Marxist philosophy with political economy and scientific socialism organic union. Namely persisted the Marxism basic principle is needs to persist in the Marxism scientific theory system these about the nature, social and the thought science development have the regular basic view - basic principle and the basic concept. This curriculum teaching object is the university undergraduate student.

Through carries on the Marxism basic principle to the university student the education, causes the student to grasp with the Marxism basic standpoint and the viewpoint method, sets up the science the world outlook, the outlook on life and the values, makes the student profoundly to understand the Mao Zedong Thought, Deng Xiaoping Theory and "three represent" the important thought philosophy foundation, the enhancement resists each kind of non- Marxism the ability.


The Contemporary World Economy and Politics

Contents: The Contemporary World Economy and Politics mainly studies the historical progress and evaluative law of the contemporary world economy and politics since War II, the relations between the large countries and their developable characteristic and trend and cause, the basic principle of Chinese foreign policy, the development and adjustment of Chinese foreign relation in the international arena, the forming and development of Deng Xiaoping’ International Tactic Thoughts and its main content. The aim of this course is mainly to teach students the basic points of the contemporary world economy and politics, Deng Xiaoping’ International Tactic Thoughts and our foreign policy. And then the students can observe the world from the perspective of Marxism, and learn and grasp the time characteristic of the time and international condition from the perspective of Deng Xiaoping’ International Tactic Thoughts, and corrective analysis and new scientific judgment of socialistic countries’ success and failure, of developing countries’ success and failure, of developed countries’ situation and contradiction; and understand the great changes and fast development of contemporary science and technology, economy, politics and social life, and understand and grasp our foreign policy and intentional strategy, and build up faith of working for making our homeland prosperous and strong, and rejuvenating Chinese people and advancing human being.



Contents: "Sociology" mainly introduces the basic concepts, principles and some important methods and techniques to understand the society. Through the course, the students will understand the basic operating conditions and possible future development trends, and bulid the ability to analyze and grasp some basic social phenomenon, for better social adaptation in the future. This course demonstrate the basic concepts, principles and basic methods of Sociology and analyzes some real social phenomena, to treat some social realities with dialectical perspective and to look at operation and development of society with developing view.


Chinese thought culture tradition introduction

Contents: Brings honor to the Chinese outstanding culture tradition is an item of extremely complex systems engineering; Chinese culture development main way and core; Masculine and feminine elements five lines theory; The beauty gathers a saying; Natural inactivity theory; Knowing and doing unified view; Principle desire, righteousness favorable view; Cultivates oneself and put one's house in order maintaining peace theory; Holds in the dual purpose theory; Chinese thought culture thought characteristic; Chinese nation tradition vertical world spirit; Chinese nation tradition esthetic appeal and medicine buried treasure.


Investment  Psychology

Contents: The course demonstrates the basic concepts of investment, the diversification of different investments, in particular the financial market, the securities market, and the content, functions and features of investment in the real estate market. On the other hand, from a psychological perspective, the course deeply analyzes the individual investor psychology (the illusion of stock price, the memory of stock market, the stock market sentiments, investment decision, etc.), and describe investor behavior, needs, motivation and the strategies, skills and self-control when facing to investment psychology, behavioral barriers and setbacks. In addition, investors psychological groups (popular, the stock market rumor, and herd behavior, etc.) are also the objects of analysis.


Personality Psychology

Contents: This course offers a general introduction to the study of personality. It surveys the major theoretical perspectives and research issues in the field of personality psychology. In particular, the contributions made by psychodynamic, humanistic, trait, and cognitive-behavioral theories to the study of personality development, personality assessment, and personality change will be reviewed. Course Activities include lectures, class discussions, and watching films. Prerequisite: general psychology.


Psychological Health Education for College Students

Contents: This course is a survey of how psychological theories and research methods can contribute to our understanding, prediction, and promotion of health behavior. Through readings, lecture, and discussion, students will become better consumers of research on behavior-health interactions and develop a broad base of knowledge concerning how behavior and other psychological factors can impart health both positively and negatively. The goal of Psychological Health Education at the college level is to help establish patterns of behavior that will assist a person in achieving complete health. And,this course is designed to offer students the opportunity to acquire knowledge, incorporate life skills, and develop positive attitudes about life. Development of a healthy mind will assist young people in living active, productive, and successful lives.


Counseling Psychology

Contents: This course provides an introduction to the field of counseling psychology. To examine basic approaches, principals, and procedures of counseling, students engage in some directed role playing of counseling techniques as well as prepare a class demonstration based on their personal integration of readings and practice. Experiential exercises in the course will build basic helping skills in the areas of listening and communication. Students will learn what counseling skills has indicated is most effective. They will also learn how to apply the counseling skills to solving their own problems.