Adult education is divided into four forms: adult college entrance examination, self-examination, television university and distance education. Correspondence education is a form of adult college entrance examination, only through the unified examination of adult college entrance examination can receive correspondence education. Correspondence education is the same as part-time and part-time education, which belongs to adult higher education. It is recognized by the state, registered electronically and can be checked. Correspondence graduates who meet the requirements of colleges and universities can participate in the postgraduate examination as full-time students.
At present, there are two kinds of correspondence degrees: junior college and undergraduate. The length of study can be long or short, and the school year or credit system is implemented. The general high starting professional 2.5 years; High from this 5 years; Upgrade to a secondary school for 2.5 years.
Correspondence, as the name suggests, is a kind of distance education activity by means of communication. Correspondence has a long history, which originated from the university promotion movement in Britain in the 1860s. In 1914, the Commercial Press had established correspondence Society. After the founding of the People's State of China, correspondence education began to develop formally. By September 1983, correspondence education had been offered in 209 institutions of higher learning.
The main feature of correspondence learning is the combination of self-study and face-to-face teaching. During the normal study period, students mainly rely on reading, practice and network interaction to learn, and communicate with teachers through correspondence, E-mail and other ways. Each school year arrange about 3 times of concentrated face-to-face teaching. According to the teaching plan of each specialty, teachers are sent to various correspondence stations to organize face-to-face lectures and examinations in cold, summer or national holidays.
The form of correspondence learning is flexible and mobile, basically everyone can participate, and the professional setting of correspondence is highly targeted, practical, and fast, which is a high rate of return for adult education. Although the 2018 adult college entrance examination has only been a few months, students who want to participate in correspondence learning can start preparing for the 2019 adult college entrance examination now