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Recently, Chenggong University, which was criticized by the public for saying that the school did not have a comprehensive distance is to protect Tainan, has caused heated discussions on the Internet. Two or more campuses adopt comprehensive online teaching, and when all physical courses are suspended for two weeks, all physical courses in the whole school will be suspended for two weeks.
From April 23 to May 11, the total number of confirmed cases in Chenggong University has reached 161. Chenggong University issued an epidemic prevention announcement today, detailing the scope and principles of implementing comprehensive online teaching according to the severity of the epidemic. Chengda said that for the Taking into account disaster reduction and epidemic prevention and students’ learning rights, the school will continue to adopt multiple learning measures, but will switch to online teaching when certain conditions are met.
Chengda University mentioned that one of the conditions is that when more than two teachers or classmates are infected with the virus (within 48 hours) in a single course on a single campus at the same time and there is no other contact, the course will stop the physical course for two weeks, and adopt a comprehensive approach. Online teaching, students who take this course stop coming to school, and all other courses they take are online.
Chengda University pointed out that another condition is that when more than two teachers or classmates are infected with the virus (within 48 hours) in two courses of a single campus at the same time and there is no other contact, the campus will stop all physical courses for two weeks. Adopt comprehensive online teaching. Students taking courses on this campus stop coming to school, and all other courses they take are online.
Chengda University reminds that for courses that meet the above principles, relevant faculty, staff and students should immediately report to the school safety center. After confirmation by the epidemic prevention team, the course will be adjusted to online teaching. Teachers who adjust to online teaching are obliged to help students maintain their learning progress, and Recording online courses for students to conduct remedial learning.
In response to the school-wide distance teaching policy, Chengda University emphasized that when two or more campuses at the same time stop all physical courses for two weeks and adopt full online teaching, all physical courses in the whole school will be suspended for two weeks and full online teaching will be adopted.
Li Junzhang, vice president of Chenggong University, mentioned before that Chenggong University upholds the social responsibility of a university and should consider how to prevent its 22,000 students from affecting the community and even the entire Tainan City. In addition, some experimental courses or research institute courses are not suitable for distance teaching. After comprehensive consideration, it was decided to adopt a multiple learning method combining physical and online learning.