Saarland University Study Visit

Between March 26th and April 10th, Saarland University Professor Armin Weinberger and Allison Kolling conducted study visits to the partner universities in Malaysia and Indonesia. The goals of these visits included: Putting the workshop shop trainings into practice Making decisions regarding the design of the respectives MOOCs Documenting the designs both in text and visual …

Staff Capacity Building Programme Report

The “Staff Capacity Building Programme” is part of work package 2(WP2), “Development: Capacity Building Programme”, whose objective is to significantly increase the capacity of the Partner Universities in Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines to design, develop, deliver and evaluate various types of MOOC-based educational services through three dimensions: (1) acquisition of technological infrastructure, (2) upgrade …

Institutional Development Plans and Infrastructure Development

Following the feasibility study and as part of the capacity building programme, each of the six partner Universities has developed an Institutional Development Plan, covering infrastructure development needs, human capacity building plan, potential administrative reforms, as well as other steps to be taken within the project and beyond to enable the sufficient capacity to develop …

Recommendations for MOOC development in SE Asian countries: Report

As the Southeast Asia region has been rapidly developing in the past 20 years, studies have confirmed that all countries of the region face similar problems affecting access to and quality of educational systems. Massive open online courses (MOOCs) can be a solution (some argue – the solution) to the regional educational problems. This report summarizes …

MOOCs Feasibility in Southeast Asia: Report

The Southeast Asia region has been rapidly developing in the past 20 years. Economic development triggered fundamental educational reforms in all countries of Southeast Asia. At the same time, studies have confirmed that all countries of the region face similar problems affecting access to and quality of educational systems: growing disparity between wealthiest and poorest, urban and …

The third Competen-SEA training workshop successfully hosted in Indonesia

Malang, Indonesia. The third Competen-SEA workshop has been successfully held on February 12 – 14, 2018 in Malang, Indonesia. About 90 participants from various institutions attended the workshop at MIPA Center Building, Universitas Brawijaya. Most of the participants were lecturers and staffs from Universitas Brawijaya, Universitas Sam Ratulangi, and Universitas Tanjungpura. The purpose of this …