The Reflection on China's Contemporay Aesthetic Education in Higher Education
Title: The Reflection on China's Contemporay Aesthetic Education in Higher Education
Presenter: Huishu Liu, Associate professor from Sourth China Normal University, visiting scholar at Center on Chinese Education, Teachers College Columbia University
Time and Location: 1-3pm, Mar. 3rd, 2011; GDH452.
Brief Summary: In this presentation, she first discusses the concept of aesthetic education, and then provides empirical evidence on the positive effect of aesthetic education on critical thinking. The development and problems of aesthetic education in China are discussed. Two case studies of successful examples are included. In the end, she shares her reflection of aesthetic education with the audience.