Introduction to the School of Communication
The School of Communication currently has 45 faculty members, including 36 full-time teachers. Among them, 14 obtained associate senior or senior professional title and 25 a master’s degree or above.
As for undergraduate education, it has establish a discipline system which is dominated by communication arts and is made up of radio and television editing, photography, film and television photography and production, advertising, journalism, and communication. For specialized postgraduate education, there is 3 major. At present, there are 1135 full-time undergraduate students and 52 postgraduate students at school.
It has Xinjiang Film and Television Research and Creation Center of the Chinese Collegial Association for Visual Art, Media Teaching and Experimental Demonstration Center at the Autonomous Regional Level, a Non-linear Editing Laboratory, a DaVinci Color Matching Laboratory, a Studio Laboratory, a Media Platform, a Studio, and a Film Production Base and other teaching resources. In the course of nearly 20 years of development, it has built a relatively complete system for movie media and art education, and has transformed its unique geographical and artistic resources into teaching and research advantages. It has taken development of film and television communication culture and art as its responsibility and has cultivated a great number of professional talents in film and television media through continues exploration, who are now distributed throughout publicity departments, radio and television industries, art performance groups and colleges and technical colleges of China. It has made fruitful achievements in teaching, which have won more than 200 national, provincial or ministerial awards successively. It has also trained and transported a galaxy of professional talents for the new media, media and film and television industries in Xinjiang and even in the core area of the “Belt and Road” economic belt.
In the future, it will continue to give play to its own advantages, further improve the quality of education of communication art talents, and make greater contributions to the training of media and art talents in Xinjiang and the country.