Department of Law and Administration was established in 2003, it is a multi-disciplinary co-exist department specialized in training applied talents of bachelor degree and associate degree.
There are six majors of the Department of Law and Administration, including Legal Affairs, Administrative Management, and Community Management and Service, which offer associate degree; and The Science of Law, Administrative Management and Social Work, which offer bachelor degree. Among the above majors, the Administrative Management has become a pillar program of SOU.
The Department of Law and Administration has a reasonably structured high-quality teaching staff in a wide range of disciplines. At present, there are 17 teaching and administrative staffs, including 7 associate professors, 7 lecturers, 2 teaching assistants and 1 secretary. All of the 9 full-time teachers are holding Master Degree, while 7 are holding Doctoral Degree. There are a number of teachers have the experience of teaching in regular high-education institutions, such as China University of Political Science and Law, Sichuan University, Hunan University and Shanghai Police College. Besides, there are also some part-time teaching staffs from high-education institutions in Shanghai, such as Fudan University, East China University of Political Science and Law, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai Normal University and etc.
In recent years, the Department of Law and Administration has made outstanding achievements in scientific research, which continuously had the honor to win the name of advanced collectives for three years. The Department of Law and Administration has taken a great variety of scientific projects, among which, there are more than ten projects funded by Shanghai Municipal Education Committee, and one Shanghai Moral Education Practice Research Project, and one core project of Shanghai Distance Education Group. Tens of academic papers have been published in the core journals, such as “Information and Data “, ” Fudan University Journal “, ” Studies on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics “, ” Seeker” , ” Truth Seeking “, ” Theory and Reform”, “Reform of Economic System “, ” Social Scientist “, etc.
The Department of Law and Administration has successively built one high-quality course of Shanghai Municipal Education Committee, five high-quality courses of Shanghai Distance Education Group, and won many prizes in National Multi-media Courseware Contest held by the Ministry of Education as well as UNIS Cup Multi-media Courseware Contest.
The Department of Law and Administration has a good cooperation relationship with political-legal organs and social organizations, and opened up a social work laboratory, established a number of students’ social practice bases and created a good condition for the students to integrate theory with practice, and apply their knowledge.
Many graduates in your studies , learning ability , application and development of the force strength has been greatly improved, and has grown to become the backbone of the backbone of the business in their respective jobs.