A Successful English-medium Teaching Contest


On November 14, 2008, the 3rd English-medium teaching contest was held in Room 301, Xianzhi Building on Wutai Campus.

This competition was sponsored by the School of International Education in collaboration with the School of Basic Medical Sciences, the First School of Clinical Medicine, the Second School of Clinical Medicine, the Fourth School of Clinical Medicine, the School of Public Health and the School of Stomatology. Eleven young teachers participated in the contest.

The participants¡¯ clear pronunciation, appropriate dress, natural and confident way of delivery, supplemented by the well-prepared materials, made the teaching competition impressive, interesting and successful. Seven professors and 2 international students comprised the judge group. Finally, the first prize was awarded to Ge Zheng and Wang Xiuying. Second-prize went to Wang Ningning, Qi Jing and Wu Tuojiang. Third-prize winners were Su Chuan, Qiao Huifen, Wang Lei, Zhang Faming, Lu Yan and Ren Yongya.

Professor Wang Xinru, vice president of Nanjing Medical University and other leaders and experts also attended the contest or the prize awarding ceremony.

Over 100 teachers and students witnessed the success. To our delight, the lecturing ability as well as the English proficiency of the contestants has been obviously enhanced compared with the previous contests, according to the feedback from the experts present. We believe such activities will encourage active participation in lecturing for international students and to enhance the quality of English-medium teaching in our University.