First Competen-SEA training workshop on designing MOOCs hosted in Malaysia

UPDATE: The materials used during the workshop days can be found here:

Date: 6-8 November 2017
Event Address: University Conference Hall (DPU), Chancellery Building, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Contact us at +604 653 3001 or

Registration Closing Date: 23rd October 2017

COMPETEN-SEA project is a Capacity Building in Higher Education (CBHE) project funded by the Erasmus+ program of the European Commission. The project enables the best South-East Asian Universities to develop a delivery method for accessible, effective yet flexible education and skill development in the remote, marginalised and underprivileged communities. The objectives of this 3-day workshop are to facilitate educators and technical staff to design, develop and deliver high quality MOOCs using EdX platform.

NOTE: Participants are expected to bring their own laptop to take part in the hands-on session. Computers will not be provided. Network connectivity will be made available to all participants without charge.

The training will be conducted by a panel of experts from the project’s European-partner institutions such as Open Universiteit in the Netherlands (OUNL), University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain (UC3M) and Universität des Saarlandes, Germany (USAAR).

The outline and detail of the program can be viewed at

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