A Brief Introduction of School of Marxism
The School of Marxism was established in May 2016 from the teaching and Research Section of Public Theory courses and the Teaching and Research Section of Moral Education of the former School of Law and Politics . Since the university was founded in 1956, the Teaching and Research Section of Marxism-Leninism had been set up to teach ideological and political theory. On the bais of that, in 1987, the Department of Social Science was established. In 1999, the Department of Business Administration was established on the basis of the Department of Social Science. In 2004, the Department of Law and Politics was reorganized (In 2006, it was renamed the School of Law and Politics). In 2018, the school was approved as Shandong Provincial Model School of Marism. In 2020, the School of Marxism was selected as one of the first "Digital School of Marxism" alliance council units.
The structure of professional title, academic qualification and academic relationship is reasonable. 1 teacher was selected as a teacher of the "Wonderful Lesson" program organized by the Ministry of Education,5 teachers were selected as the "Hundred Talents Project" of Shandong Province, and 2 teachers were selected as the "Hundred Key Teachers of Shandong Ideological and Political Course". 1 teacher was awarded the title of "Outstanding Ideological and Political Teacher" of schools in Shandong Province. 3 teachers was given the title of university-level Outstanding Teachers, 2 teachers was awarded "The Most Beautiful Teacher" of the school, and 4 teachers were elected as "Top ten Ideological and Political Teachers of Youth Politicians".
In 2006, the school successfully applied for the second-level master's degree in marxism basic principles, and in 2018, it successfully applied for the first-level master's degree in marxist theory. The school has five research platforms: The Research Center for Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, the Research Center for Craftsman Spirit, the Research Center for Green Building Culture, the Research Center for Marxism and China's Economic and Social Development, and the Research Center for Ethics and Rule of Law.
Education and Teaching
The School of Marxism undertakes the teaching courses of ideological and political theory and the postgraduate education of the first-level master degree in Marxist theory. All the 5 undergraduate courses of ideological and political theory have been selected into university-level quality courses. Two graduate courses of ideological and political theory have become university-level online courses, and one graduate course has been approved as provincial high-quality courses. Two teachers won the second prize in the Ideological and political course teaching competition of Shandong Province, and 2 teachers' ideological and political courses about Chinese campaigns were listed on the online lesson preparation platform of ideological and political course for the teachers in Chinese colleges and universities "Ideological and Moral Cultivation and Legal Basis" was approved as “Golden Course” for ideological and political course in Shandong province.
Scientific research performance
In recent years, the faculty in School of Marxism has published 8 monographs, 7 textbooks and 20 papers in CSSCI journals. presided over 1 project of National Social Science Fund of China, 4 humanities and social science research projects of the ministry of education, 28 social science planning research projects of Shandong Province, 1 key project of Qilu Excellent Traditional Culture Inheritance and Innovation Project, 2 key projects of art science in Shandong province, and got 3 awards in Social Science Outstanding Achievement of Shandong Province. The school now has a reference room and a reading room for ideological and political theory courses, with more than 20,000 books and over 80 professional periodicals and magazines.