UBC and the Northeast Normal University (NENU) has developed a partnership to provide students with an opportunity to graduate with a UBC Masters of Education (MEd) degree.
This Northeast Normal University (NENU) and University of British Columbia (UBC) partnership has been developed between with the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy (EDCP) at UBC and the School of Education Science at NENU, in conjunction with the Centre for the Study of Teacher Education, UBC.
By integrating research and practice, the partnership between UBC and NENU aims to:
- further the preparation of educators for specialized areas in curriculum and pedagogy,
- facilitate the professional development of educators involved in the conceptualization, design and implementation of curriculum appropriate to cultural contexts,
- bring a diversity of cultural backgrounds and perspectives to bear on issues of curriculum studies, and
- provide opportunities for international interaction between students from both institutions.