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Title Sogang University selected as the excellent university from the excellent case public contest of Advanced College of Education (ACE) project
Writer sogpr Date 2016-06-02 Views 566

 

Sogang University selected as the excellent university from

the excellent case public contest of Advanced College of Education (ACE) project

 

 

 

 

 

Sogang University was selected as the excellent university in ‘curriculum-making and operation development section’ from the ‘2015 Excellent Case Public Contest of Advanced College of Education (ACE) project’.

 

In order to seek and expend ‘Well-teaching University’ undergraduate education leading model, from this public contest by targeting overall universities, which participate in Advanced College of Education project, Sogang University was selected as the excellent university in ‘curriculum-making and operation development section’ with the ‘Albatross Self-design Roadmap’ program and received Ministry of Education Minister and Deputy Prime Minister award. Also, research professor Kim Ji-young from Sogang Institute for whole person Education received honor to be awarded as the acknowledgement towards her contribution of sharing and expanding excellent case of the ACE project and successfully operating the ACE project.


‘Albatross Self-design Roadmap’ aims for the students to complete university life and undergraduate program in self-directed way by organizing general education/major/comparative courses and through this, the goal is to enhance university life satisfaction, class immersion, self-leading capacity and learning motivation. In year 2016, Sogang University succeeded on the reentry towards second year of ACE project and selected as the excellent case, besides ‘Albatross Self-design Roadmap’, through various excellent programs, without no need for doing additional career activities, promotes to operate this ACE project for students to achieve their career development to the way they want to achieve.

 

Sogang University President Yoo Ki-pung explained, “On this day of cutting edge AI age, Albatross Self-design Roadmap’ program maps out and completes curriculum by onself based on the ability to self-lead, which is one of the strengths of human beings, and this program is a model for nurturing creative talents to foster problem solving ability and integration ability.”