Basic Courses Department
Basic Courses Department grew out of the former Public English Department and Mathematics Teaching and Research Section and has offered College English and Mathematics courses to students since then. Renamed Basic Courses Department in September 2016, it covers five research directions, namely, English Literature, Foreign Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, Comparative Literature, Basic Mathematics and Applied Mathematics. A harmonious, united, energetic and brilliant faculty of high degree and qualification has been underway.
基础部机构设置合理完备，下设党务、行政机构（教工第七党支部和基础部教学秘书办）和教学机构 （大学英语一、二、三教研室、基础数学教研室和应用数学教研室），教学研究机构（应用数学研究所、大学英语 教学研究中心）为顺利开展教学、科研工作提供了良好的基础。
Basic Courses Department has a complete and efficient management, consisting of Party Affairs, Administrative Office (7th Faculty Party Branch and Teaching Secretary Office) and Teaching Institutions (Public English No.1,No.2,No.3 Teaching and Research Office, Basic Mathematics Teaching and Research Office and Applied Mathematics Teaching and Research Office. In order to facilitate teaching and scientific research, Basic Courses Department has established some teaching and research institutions, including Applied Mathematics Institute, College English Teaching and Research Centre.
In a bid to promote completion of the work, the Basic Courses Department set up Academic Committee, Teaching Guidance Committee, Teaching Steering Committee, Academic Competition Committee, Teaching Team and Scientific Research Team, guaranteeing the smooth run of teaching and scientific research.
The Basic Courses Department has a staff of 174 members, among whom 101 are full-time teachers and 73 are part-time ones. Teachers of top professional title (24 professors and 95 associate professors ) take up 68.4%. As for degree, 123 teachers are masters or doctoral degree owners, accounting for 70.6%.
论文 近三年发表论文 314篇，其中核心论文69篇，EI检索论文2篇。
Teaching and Scientific Research Achievements
In the past three years, staff in Basic Courses Department has achieved great success in teaching, practical abilities and scientific research. At the fifth scientific research conference, Basic Course Department ranked first in Shengda College in terms of 3 aspects, respectively project approval of teaching and scientific research at provincial level, published papers and scientific research credits(4999).
Projects: 109 projects concerning teaching and scientific research have been accomplished, 19 of which can be categorized into provincial level.
Papers: 314 papers have been published,including 69 core papers and 2 engineering index papers.
Textbooks: 20 textbooks are published
Basic Courses Department organizes Young Teachers’ Teaching Competition in May every year in hopes of facilitating young teachers’ rapid development. Additionally, teachers from Basic Courses Department affix much value to varieties of teaching competition and have made notable achievements. Honor Certificates in diversified fields won by the teachers not only bring great honor to Shengda College as well as Basic Courses Department but also stirs up incredible enthusiasm for competition participation among other teachers.
为了提高大学生的综合素质和科技创新能力，基础部教师积极组织、指导学生参加各级各类竞赛、大赛，连续三年，成绩喜人。近3年，“全国大学生英语竞赛”获特等奖1人，一等奖13人，二等奖28人，三等奖44人；“全国英语写作、阅读大赛” 获阅读组二等奖4人，三等奖5人，写作组二等奖3人，三等奖7人；2017年组织学生首次参加高教社杯全国大学生数学建模竞赛, 即获省一等奖1队，省二等奖1队，省三等奖4队的好成绩。
To strengthen college students’ comprehensive qualities and technological innovation competence, Basic Courses Department plays a vigorous role in leading students to participate in various competitions and the number of prize winners has been increasing, including 1 special award winner, 13 first prize winners, 28 second prize winners and 44 third prize winners. For“FLTRP Cup”Reading Contest, 4 students won Second Prize, 5 won Third prize. 3 students won Second Prize and 7 ones won Third prize in “FLTRP Cup”Writing Contest.In the first CUMCM held by Higher Education Press, teams from Shengda college have made impressive achievements, including 1 first provincial prize, 1 second provincial prize and 4 third provincial prize.