1. Curriculum Structure
The BPME’s curriculum consists of two blocks of knowledge: general education and professional education. The program requires students to collect 125 credits from 36 courses within 4 academic years.
The curriculum structure is divided into four clusters, including compulsory and elective courses with credits of each courses given in the following table:
General knowledge includes 6 courses in foreign language and politics (excluding Physical Education and Defense Education). This knowledge cluster helps students develop generic skills and sense of responsibility for themselves and society.
Foundation knowledge includes 7 courses in Mathematics, Physic, Chemistry, Biology and IT. This knowledge cluster equips students with basic knowledge about general Mathematics and general Natural sciences.
Core knowledge includes 14 courses in specialist Mathematics. This knowledge cluster equips students with full knowledge system of classical mathematics, modern mathematics, and specialized mathematics. It also develops generic and lifelong learning skills for students.
Professional competence in education includes 9 courses related to methodology of teaching, theories of pedagogy and psychology. This knowledge cluster helps students develop skills of designing and organizing educational and Mathematics teaching activities.
2. Brief outline of the curriculum