School of Ethnic Crafts is one of West Yunnan University of Applied Sciences, built jointly by Dali Government, Yunnan Industrial Investment Holding Refco Group Ltd and Yunnan Minzu University. The school is located in Dali Creative and Economic Industrial Park of Haidong District, Dali.
According to the goal that building a school which can boost the development of an industry and popularize a brand, School of Ethnic Crafts designs its majors in accordance with the needs of the industry development of ethnic crafts in western Yunnan and Yunnan Province. Connecting closely with the industry chain of ethnic culture, ethnic crafts and ethnic arts of western Yunnan, School of Ethnic Crafts endeavors to cultivate advanced application-oriented undergraduates who can inherit and innovate ethnic crafts and can further develop this industry. Finally, it aims to become a regional high level model school for leading the application-oriented undergraduate education of western Yunnan, Yunnan and even China. In September, 2015, Yunnan Minzu University started the application-oriented experimental class of arts and crafts of Yunnan Province and recruited 40 students. At present, those students are studying in the Vocational and Technical School of Yunnan Minzu University and are cultivated according to the teaching plan of School of Ethnic Crafts.
Organization: School of Ethnic Crafts has an office for its preparatory team. Professor Xiong Guanghong is the team leader. Professor He Jin is the deputy dean of the school. Fang Zhi, Wu Huayu and Yu Mei are the team members.
Major: School of Ethnic Crafts will have two majors: Clothing Design and Engineering, Arts and Crafts (Technology of Metals and Design and Production for Wood Carving ) .
Curriculum: Core Courses of Clothing Design and Engineering: Clothing Design, Computer-Aided Fashion Illustration, Application of Apparel Computer Aided Design, Clothing Structural Design, Draping, Clothing Technology Practice, etc.
Core Courses of Arts and Crafts (Technology of Metals): Metal Art Design, Modern Metal Decoration Art, 3Dmax, Forging Process, Metal Curving, Design Management, etc.
Core Courses of Arts and Crafts (Design and Production for Wood Curving): Line Drawing, Wood Line Drawing Design, Basis of Wood Curving, Clay Sculpture and Basis of Wood Curving Production, etc.
Contact : Address: Room 606, Suite A, Hongdao Building, Yuhua Campus, Yunnan Minzu University
Telephone: Miss Yu: 13508892882