The Information-technology Management Department (IMD) now consists of four programs, Software Technology, Electronic Commerce, Applied Computer Science and Technology and Animation Technology. Being a Prestige Program of Shandong Province, the Software Technology has a “3+2” Pairing Scheme (pairing with the undergraduate Software Engineering Program of Qingdao University), and chairs the Software Outsourcing Program Alliance of vocational colleges and schools in Qingdao. The Electronic Commerce Program is one of the key programs of Qingdao’s vocational education and pioneers in the Vocational Apprenticeship Project. The Animation Technology Program chairs the Animation-related Programs Alliance in Qingdao.
IMD now has 24 full-time teachers, including 3 professors, 7 assistant professors, and 2 doctors. 90% of the IMD faculty has master’s degrees, and over 95% of them are with double qualifications. IMD has 1 provincial outstanding teaching team, and offers 10 provincial advanced courses. The Department emphasizes college-enterprise collaboration and has many cooperation enterprises such as Hisense Group, Xinjinqiao, Jupin E-commerce etc.
IMD students have received comprehensive education and have won praises from the College Working Committees of Qingdao City and Shandong Province for several times. The awards and titles IMD students have won in recent years include 6 State-level prizes, and over 20 Province-level prizes in ‘InternetPLUS’ Innovation and Entrepreneurship Contest, ITAT, ‘Blue Bridge Cup’ Software Design Contest, the E-commerce Professional Contest and the Qilu Software Design Contest. IMD students’ employment rate at graduation is over 97% and over 80% of the graduates are working with their program knowledge when employed.
The Information-technology Management Department
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The Software Technology Program ('3+2 College-University Pairing Scheme', pairing with the undergraduate Software Engineering Program of Qingdao University)
Software Technology (ST) in SFTC has a '3+2 Pairing Scheme'. Students should first study 3 years in SFTC and then continue another 2 years in the undergraduate Software Engineering Program of Qingdao University. Software Technology cultivates high-end technical talents who master the professional knowledge and method of software development, and are able to communicate in English, engage in designing, developing and testing international software and project managing.
Being the provincial Prestige Program, Software Technology is the software service outsourcing training base in Shandong and its teaching faculty is the provincial outstanding teaching team with 6 provincial advanced courses. It also chairs the Software Outsourcing Program Alliance of vocational colleges and schools in Qingdao.
Qingdao University is the "National Electronic Information High-skilled Personnel Training Base" conferred by Ministry of Information, and the "Software Personnel Training Base" confirmed by Qingdao government.
Employment Possibilities: programmer, software tester, database administrator, software designer in software (outsourcing) enterprises
The Program of Applied Computer Science and Technology
Establish in 1986, Applied Computer Science and Technology (ACST) cultivates highly qualified and technical talents that master professional knowledge and software application, and are able to engage in software coding, testing and deploying. The program has 5 provincial advanced courses, a Cisco Internet Practical Training Room that was built in collaboration with Cisco Academy, and a special Software Testing Class which offers students paid internship that was built in collaboration with Hisense Communications Co., Ltd.
Main Courses: C Programming, Applied Database Technology (SQL Server), Web Development, Visual C Programming, C # Application Form Development, Computer Network and Training, ASP.NET Development, Software Testing Technology, Mobile Internet Application Technology Development
Employment Possibilites: .NET software development, website design, database design and management, computer hardware and network management etc.
The Electronic Commerce Program (Cross-border E-commerce) (Qingdao Prestige Program, pioneers in the Vocational Apprenticeship Project)
Established in 2001, Electronic Commerce cultivates highly qualified and technical talents with fair humanistic qualities who are proficient in cross-border E-commerce operation, online shop management and Internet marketing, who are sustainable and innovative. Electronic Commerce has 4 provincial advanced courses, the "Shandong E-commerce Personnel Training Base", the "Qingdao Cross-border E-commerce Incubator Base" and an E-commerce entrepreneurship service center. Thanks to its tailored-talent cultivation model, students are well received by employers. The E-commerce Program chairs the compiling work of Shandong Commerce Department "2012-2014 Researches on Shandong E-commerce Development ", Qingdao Development & Reform Commission "Researches on Qingdao E-commerce Development Trend and Choice", and Qingdao Licang "Licang District's 13th Five Year Plan on E-commerce ", and participated in compiling "Shandong's 13th Five Year Plan on Cross-border E-commerce " and "Qingdao Internet PLUS Development Planning".
Main Courses: Comprehensive English, Business English Reading, Business English Correspondence, International Trade Practice, Electronic Commerce Foundation and Practice, Network Marketing, Online Business Foundation and Practice, Internet Marketing, Online Shop Operation and Management, Cross-border Electric Business Operation Practice
Employment Possibilities: operation and management of cross-border electronic business, Internet marketing, custom management, online shop operation and management etc.
The Software Technology Program (Provincial Prestige Program, chairs the alliance of vocational colleges and schools in Qingdao)
The program cultivates highly qualified technical talents who master the professional knowledge of software development and database design and are able to engage in software coding, testing, deploying and technical supporting. SFTC is the software service outsourcing training base in Shandong and its teaching faculty is the provincial outstanding teaching team with 6 provincial advanced courses. Since 2010, the program has cooperated with QST to build a special software outsourcing class that combines in-class teaching and in-enterprise training, providing students with well-paid jobs.
Main Courses: C Programming, Applied Database Technology (SQL Server), Java Application Form Design, Computer Network and Training, JSP Development, Struts Development Structure, Hibernate Development, Mobile Internet Application Technology Development
Employment Possibilities: software development, database designing, website designing, software testing, computer supporting etc.
The Animation Technology Program (chairs the Program-development alliance of vocational colleges and schools in Qingdao)
The program cultivates highly qualified and technical talents who are able to engage in animation designing, 3-Dimensional Scene designing, video editing and video post-production. The program cooperated with Qingdao Three-Nine-Eight Culture Media co., LTD. The company directly undertakes the teaching tasks of several professional courses and welcomes students to intern in it, thus achieving "zero distance" employment. In collaboration with the company, Animation Manufacturing established "SFTC Three-Nine-Eight Animation Research Center" which undertakes several cartoon programs including "100 Years for WWI in Qingdao", "Lao Mountain Fox" etc.
Main Courses: Color, Sketch, Literary Sketch, Computer Aided Design Photoshop, Play Writing, Movement Law, Shot Making, CG Scene, Cartoon Image Design, Maya Modeling, Film & TV Post-production, Animation Design and Production
Employment Possibilities: character design, scene design, animation production; digital Film & TV production, stunt and post-production; advertisement design, graphic design, commercial image processing etc.