F202 Fall 2018 From Pre-K to Retirement: China’s Social Safety Net
Tuesdays, 11:50–1:15, Oct. 30–Nov. 6
Instructor: Jing Jin
Coordinator: Lucia S. Claster
- Oct. 30: Chinese Education System. The lecture will introduce the Chinese education system, from PreK-12 to higher education, both in public and private institutions. Some comparisons will be made with the American educational system. The overview will include curriculum, class selection, enrollment requirements, exams, grading, school activities, and fees.
- Nov. 6: Chinese Healthcare and Social Security System. The lecture will discuss the healthcare system in China, both public and private medical institutions, and health insurance programs. This presentation will also cover China’s present social security system, which covers retirement, medical, unemployment, and housing funding.
is an associate professor at Beijing Language and Culture University and resident director of the Confucius Institute at George Mason University. She received her PhD in management science from China University of Mining and Technology. Jin also has a master’s degree in English literature from Northeast Normal University and in international business from University of Wolverhampton, England.