以“课堂教学+专家讲座+校外实习实训”等多种培养方式，提供丰富的个性化教学环境，学生可根据自身能力与兴趣选择辅修课和通识课；创设专业实践活动和丰富多彩的第二课堂活动，培养并提升学生运用知识、团队合作、公共演讲、戏剧展演和实践创新等综合能力素质；冬季短学期为学生提供来自国内外知名学者、专家的高端学术讲座，在导师的指导下学生可组团申报国家级、省级大学生创新创业项目，并进一步参加全国创新创业大赛；通过Work & Travel USA美国实习项目、美国纽约圣约翰大学、香港中文大学等暑期游学项目以及与三亚市政府部门、旅游单位等26个海内外实习实训基地合作，为学生提供国际会议、赛事志愿者服务机会，例如“博鳌亚洲论坛”、“ABB国际汽盟电动方程式锦标赛”等，广泛开展学术类、文化类、实践类创新创业活动，全面培养学生综合实践能力。
Introduction to the Department of English
The Department of English was founded in 2005 with an English undergraduate major program, whichwas an earlyprogramestablished in our university and was selected as an application-orientedrestructuring pilotprogram in Hainan Province in 2019.
The Department of English has been operating for more than ten years and has trained a group ofinter-disciplinaryand application-oriented talents with innovative spirit, practical ability anddecent personality who are engaged in translation, teaching, foreign trade, foreign affairs, international business and management to serve the development of Hainan Free Trade Port.
The professional title structure of the teaching staff,thestructure ofacademic degrees,theage structure anddistribution of teachers’ graduate schools are relatively reasonable. At present, the Department of English has 16full-time teachers (including 3 foreign teachers), among whom4 have PhDs and 12 haveaMaster’s Degree, three are professors and six are associate professors. The Department of English has agood strong faculty strength and outstanding teaching and research capabilities. In recent years, the faculty team has made fruitful research achievements in the fields of translation, linguistics, literature, foreign language teaching, etc. In the past five years, they have been awarded many projects by the National Social Science Foundation, the Ministry of Education and the Hainan Provincial Social Science Foundation, and have published many high-level papers in core journals at home and abroad,publishedmany books, and won many teaching awards such as the First Prize of Hainan Province for Teaching Achievement.
DiversifiedTalents Training Modes
The Department provides a rich personalized teaching environment with various training methods such as “classroom teaching +colloquium Series+ off-campus practicum”, and students can choose minors and general courses according to their own abilities and interests. It organizes professional practice activities andvaried extracurricular activities to cultivate and enhance the students’ comprehensive ability and quality such as knowledge application, teamwork, public speaking, drama performance and practical innovation. It provides students with high-level academic lectures from renowned scholars and experts at home and abroad during the short winter semester, and under the guidance of supervisors, students can form groups to apply for national and provincial student innovation and entrepreneurship projects and further participate in national innovation and entrepreneurship competitions. Through the Work & Travel USA internship program, the summer study tour program at St. John’s University in New York and the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and the cooperation with 26 internship training bases at home and abroad such as government departments and tourism units in Sanya, as well as volunteer service opportunities for international conferences and events, such as “Boao Forum for Asia” and the ABB International Formula Electric Championship, students can also participate in a wide range of academic, cultural and practical innovative and entrepreneurial activities to develop comprehensive practical skills.
It is committed to cultivatinginter-disciplinary and application-oriented English talents with solid fundamental English skills, good literary and cultural literacy, strong thinking ability, innovative spirit, practical ability, anddecent personalities to serve the construction ofHainan FreeTradePort.
English major undergraduates are widely welcomedinto society, with an average employment rate of 97% in the past three years. About 55% of the graduates are employed in the field of international business, and about 30% are employed in the field of education and training. Since its establishment, nearly 100 graduates have pursued further studiesin domestic and international universities, including Sun Yat-sen University, Shanghai University of International Business and Economics,theChinese University of Hong Kong,theUniversity of Liverpool, andtheUniversity of Manchester.