November 23, 2018

GMS-UC_The 1st Workshop on Management Leadership Development

Support for Capacity Building of the Greater Mekong Sub-Region University Consortium (GMS-UC):

The 1st Workshop on Management Leadership Development

15-16 August 2018

 Yangon, Myanmar

 

Last week on 15-16 August 2018, SEAMEO RIHED successfully held the “1st Management Leadership Development Workshop” which is a part of the 2-year project on Support for Capacity Building of the Greater Mekong Sub-region University Consortium (GMS-UC) at Summit Parkview Hotel in Yangon, Myanmar.

Led by Experts for GMS-UC Project from Thailand and Japan, the delegates from 22 GMS-UC member universities and government representatives from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam actively participated in fruitful sessions to learn and share knowledge and experiences in university governance, management leadership and human resource development in global context, as well as to work on the university’s strategic planning.

 

Ms. Porntip Kanjananiyot, Expert for GMS-UC Project discussing with participants during the workshop

 

Participants joining workshop identifying KEY ISSUES for university future development

 

It was our great pleasure having Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yuto Kitamura from University of Tokyo, Japan to be our guest speaker on “Current Status of Key Issues on University Governance and Management,” as well as the plenary discussion joined by three guest speakers from outside university namely Dr. Kirida Bhaopichitr, research director from Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI); Mr. Sai Woon Ti, a country manager at Vintcom Technology; and Mr. Prasit Thongthavonsuwan, Human Resource Country Manager at SCG Cement-Building Materials- Myanmar, and moderated by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bundit Thipakorn, Vice President for Education Development at KMUTT, Thailand. The participants were truly inspired to adapt university governance and management leadership and willing to provide students new skill sets and academic abilities to respond changing social needs and global trends.

 

Special Talk by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yuto Kitamura, University of Tokyo, Japan

 

Plenary Discussion “An Outside-in for University Management towards Human Resource Development”

 

SEAMEO RIHED would like to express our gratitude to all guest speakers and moderator as well as the experts for GMS-UC project for their dedicating contributions and efforts for the workshop. And, thank you so much to all participants for attending this workshop. We are looking forward to welcoming the leaders of the GMS-UC members again at the Teaching and Research Capacity Development Workshop I on 3-4 September 2018 in Vientiane, Lao PDR!

 

Link for more photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/dpJpUwzeKMrrCHmE7

 

The 6th Meeting of the Working Group on Student Mobility and Quality Assurance of Higher Education among ASEAN Plus Three Countries (APT WG)

The 6th Meeting of the Working Group on Student Mobility and Quality Assurance of Higher Education among ASEAN Plus Three Countries (APT WG)

 

On 13-14 August 2018, SEAMEO RIHED attended the 6th Meeting of the Working Group on Student Mobility and Quality Assurance of Higher Education among ASEAN Plus Three Countries (APT WG), Hotel Amara, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar.

The Meeting was graciously hosted by the Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Myanmar. Representatives from Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Japan, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, the ASEAN Secretariat, ASEAN University Network (AUN) Secretariat, ASEAN Quality Assurance Network (AQAN) Secretariat, ASEAN Qualifications Reference Framework (AQRF) Committee, also attended the Meeting.

Chaired by the Philippines and Co-Chaired by Japan, the 6th APTWG reviewed the country reports on the result of the Monitoring of the Guidelines on Student Exchange and Mobility and the Trial of the Draft Guidelines on Transcripts and Supplemental Documents for Academic Record of Exchange Students, which aim to facilitate higher education student mobility and quality assurance in the region.

In addition, information about the Campus Asia Programme was also shared, with the possibility of expanding to cover Pan-Asia region in the future. The Meeting agreed for this information to be shared also in other platforms, including the upcoming 12th AIMS Review Meeting, to spark interest for further collaboration.

Relevant updates on the current status and upcoming activities in higher education from Member Countries and organisations were shared at the Meeting. SEAMEO RIHED Programme Director, Ms. Phunyanuch Pattanotai, reported on SEAMEO RIHED’s updates and upcoming regional activities, many of which are in close collaboration with our Member Countries and partners.

For future activities, the APT WG agreed to focus on the availability of information to promote mobility of higher education. The next meeting, the 7th APT WG, will be hosted and chaired by Singapore in 2019.

 

Prof. Dr. Thein Win, Director-General, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Myanmar, delivering the Opening Remarks.

 

Atty. Lily Freida Milla, Director III, International Affairs Staff, Commission on  Higher Education, Philippines and Mr. Kazumi Shindo, Director of the Office for International Planning, Higher education Bureau, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) Japan, chaired and co-chaired the 6th APTWG respectively.

 

Ms. Phunyanuch (Aom) Pattanotai, Programme Director, SEAMEO RIHED, providing updates of SEAMEO RIHED’s upcoming regional activities to the 6th APTWG.

 

Group photo with the delegates from Brunei Darussalam, AQAN, Cambodia, SEAMEO RIHED and AUN.

 

Group photo of all the participants of the 6th APTWG.

 

The 11th China-ASEAN Education Cooperation Week (CAECW)

The 11th China-ASEAN Education Cooperation Week (CAECW)

Guiyang, P.R. China

 

On 26-27 July 2018, SEAMEO RIHED had the pleasure to attend the 11th China-ASEAN Education Cooperation Week (CAECW) in Guiyang, Guizhou Province, P.R. China. The event has been ongoing since 2008, supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of P.R. China, the Ministry of Education of P.R. China, and the People’s Government of Guizhou Province to allow for education and cultural exchanges and enhance mutual understanding and friendship between China and Southeast Asia.

The 2nd Annual Session of China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Universities- Global Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talent Training Principle Forum, hosted by the Guizhou Institute of Technology (GIT), was held on 26 July 2018. In this session, Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond, Centre Director of SEAMEO RIHED, was invited to deliver the Opening Remarks. She highlighted the importance of the China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Universities which will support cooperation to explore innovation and entrepreneurial education methods and optimise talent cultivating system so young talents can become more entrepreneurial, innovative and internationally competent for the benefits of the region. The universities under the Alliance later shared their practices in their presentations under the theme Cooperative Education, Innovative Development-Probe and Practice on China-ASEAN Universities Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talent Training, followed by the Awarding Ceremony of the Sino-ASEAN Competition of Creative Public Service Advertising, and the Inauguration Ceremony and the Membership Awarding Ceremony of the China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Universities.

 

Group photo of the participants in the 2nd Annual Session of China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Universities- Global Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talent Training Principle Forum

 

Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond presenting the awards to the winners of the Sino-ASEAN Competition of Creative Public Serving Advertising

 

Inauguration Ceremony of the China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Universities unveiled by Prof. Long Fenjie, President of Guizhou Institute of Technology and Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond, Centre Director of SEAMEO RIHED.

 

On 27 July 2018, SEAMEO RIHED attended the China-ASEAN Symposium on Capacity Building and Research Collaboration hosted by Tianjin University from P.R China and Mahidol University from Thailand. During her Opening remarks, she stressed that innovation in Engineering and Technology affects and improves our lives and the world. Regional cooperation under the ASEAN-China Network for Cooperation and Exchanges among Engineering and Technology Universities or ACNET-EngTech, therefore, has great potential to lead regional research and innovation through the establishment of the China-ASEAN Capacity Building Center, and the China-Indonesia Smart Ocean Center.

 

Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond delivering the Opening Remarks in the China-ASEAN Symposium on Capacity Building and Research Collaboration.

 

The unveiling ceremony of the China-ASEAN Capacity Building Center by Clin. Prof. Suwat Benjaponpitak, Vice President of Mahidol University and Prof. Hu Wenping, Vice President of Tianjin University.

 

Group photo and Networking with Secretary-General Chen Dehai of ASEAN-China Center during the China-ASEAN Symposium on Capacity Building and Research Collaboration.

 

In addition to these official meetings, SEAMEO RIHED also participated in side meetings on specific issues. Discussions on closer collaboration were held between Hainan Tropical Ocean University, Hainan University, Hainan Provincial Education Department, ASEAN-China Center (ACC), and the SEAMEO Secretariat, SEAMEO RIHED and SEAMEO Centres.  Dr. Chantavit also led in-depth discussions with the Ambassador Yu from the University of Sanya on “The Second ASEAN-China Private Higher Education Development and Cooperation Forum 2018”, to be organized in December 2018 in Sanya, P.R. China, as a continuation of the activities for the ASEAN-China Alliance of Private Higher Education Institutions (ACAPHEI).

 

Group photo of SEAMEO RIHED and University of Sanya team.

 

It has been truly an eventful week for SEAMEO RIHED to meet with our partners in China and Southeast Asia, with special gratitude to the hosts, Guizhou Institute of Technology (GIT), Tianjin University and Mahidol University for the warm welcome in the colorful Guiyang, as well as the ASEAN-China Center (ACC) for their continuous support.

 

The Kick-off of the Project on Support for Capacity Building of the Greater Mekong Sub-region University Consortium (GMS-UC) And the 1st Rectors Forum

The Kick-off of the Project on Support for Capacity Building of the
Greater Mekong Sub-region University Consortium (GMS-UC)
And the 1st Rectors Forum

 

 

On 20-21 July 2018, SEAMEO RIHEDorganised the Kick-off of the Project on Support for Capacity Building of the Greater Mekong Sub-region University Consortium (GMS-UC) and the 1st Rectors Forum at the Sukosol Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. This is the first activity of the Support for Capacity Building of the GMS-UC Project, being implemented by SEAMEO RIHED in collaboration with the ASEAN Secretariat under the framework of the Japan-ASEAN Integration Fund (JAIF). The project aimsto enhance capacities of selected universities of the GMS-UC across areas of management and leadership, teaching and research and internationalisation and cross-border education.

 

Group photo: Dr. ChantavitSujatanond, Centre Director of SEAMEO RIHED with 

Our guest of honors, speakers, and experts of GMS-UC project.

 

The GMS-UC 1st Rector Forum which aims to promote sharing of experiences and best practices among selected universities in the GMS and ASEAN member countries as well as to seek engagement of Presidents/Rectors on joint agreement on collaboration to enhance quality of institutional management and leadership in respective contexts which will lead to harmonisation of higher education in the region and beyond.

Our keynote address was delivered by Ms. Shannon Kalayanamitr, CEO of IKIGAI Group and UN Women HE for SHE advocate, on “Leading with a Future Mind”, identifying the emerging challenges and opportunities of higher education. From her dynamic experiences, Ms. Shannon shared her thoughts and ideas on how the global labor force is changing, what new skillset is emerging and the role of higher education also needs to be reinvented accordingly. The Forum continued with Pol. Lt. Col. Dr. NopdolThongnopnua’sfruitful workshops on the subjects of “Management Leadership” and “Strategic Planning Formulation”.Pol. Lt. Col. Dr. NopdolThongnopnua carried out a series of innovative training activities, including cross-generation discussion, SWOT analysis and ideas exhibition to engage participants into the flow of strategic planning process.

 


Ms. Shannon Kalayanamitr, delivering her keynote address on “Leading with a Future Mind”

 

Pol. Lt. Col. Dr. NopdolThongnopnua, delivering training session of “Formulating Strategic Planning and Making it More Internationalised”

 

University leaders of GMS-UC, brainstorming on management leadership and strategic planning.

 

University leaders of GMS-UC, joining session of ideas analysis and exhibition

 

During the Forum, the delegates, leaders from GMS-UC universities, participated in in-depth discussions, good and bad practices sharing panel, as well as brainstorming activity on how to construct a strategic plan for each university of the consortium.

 

Leaders from Royal University of Phnom Penh, Cambodia; National University of Laos, Lao PDR;East Yangon University, Myanmar; Hue University, Vietnam; and Kasetsart University, Thailand, sharing successful and unsuccessful stories from respective institutions.

 

Prof. Dr. Nguyen ThiLan, President, Vietnam National University of Agriculture, discussing strategic plan at institutional level.

 

Moreover, the delegates agreed on reinforcing their commitment to the project by signing the “Joint Statement for the Project on Support for Capacity building of the Greater Mekong Sub-region University Consortium”. This is to ensure that action will be taken at institutional level alongside with the GMS-UC activities during the next two years.

 

University leaders of GMS-UC, signing the “Joint Statement for the Project on Support for Capacity building of the Greater Mekong Sub-regionUniversity Consortium” with the witness of SEAMEO RIHED.

 

Last but not least, our gratitude goes to the experts of GMS-UC project for their dedicating effort to lead and facilitate the activities of the Forum, to share experience and strengthen the Forum’s objectives.

 

Ms. PorntipKanjananiyot, Expert for GMS-UC Project, delivering special talk on “Management Leadership and Internationalisation as Strategic Destination”

 

Prof. Dr. TaijiHotta, Expert for GMS-UC Project, moderating Panel Discussion on “Internationalization: Sharing Successful and Unsuccessful Stories”

 

Dr. RomyenKosaikanont, Expert for GMS-UC Project, moderating Special Panel on “Management Leadership for the Future”

 

SEAMEO RIHED is looking forward to welcoming the leaders of the GMS-UC again at the 1stManagement Leadership Development Workshop” on August 15-16, Yangon, Myanmar.

Group photo of participants of the Forum

See more photo at: https://photos.app.goo.gl/XPyL9Mx25uTatGLH8

 

6th New Directions in English Language Assessment Conference

The 6th New Directions in English Language Assessment Conference organised by British Council

22-23 October 2018

Grand Hyatt Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 

News from our partner!

British Council is organising the 6th New Directions in English Language Assessment Conference, from 22 – 23 October 2018, at Grand Hyatt Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

New Directions is a series of expert-led regional events in East Asia that brings international and national perspectives on trends and approaches in English language assessment linked to teaching and learning. It is an annual conference organised by the British Council.

This year, it aims to:

  • Share approaches and solutions to language assessment challenges in the region and internationally.
  • Provide a unique platform to open the communication circle between language assessment academics, policy makers and practitioners.
  • Connect local, national, regional and global agendas in language assessment.
  • Provide a global network for policy makers and practitioners working in the field of English Language Assessment.
  • Support evidence-led decisions deriving from research.
  • Support global thought leadership in assessment.

New Directions 2018 is a space where policy makers, educational professionals and academics can interact, exchange information, and keep abreast of leading developments in the field of English language teaching, learning, and assessment.  The main theme of this year conference is – Standards in Learning Systems: The design, use, and implementation of language standards and proficiency frameworks in language testing and assessment, and the link between standards, assessment and the wider educational context, such as curriculum design.

The Call for Papers is open until 31 July 2018. For more information, visit this website https://www.britishcouncil.my/new-directions/about.

3rd Steering Committee Meeting

3rd Steering Committee Meeting of the ASEAN International Mobility of Students (AIMS) Programme

5-6 July 2018, Incheon, Republic of Korea

 

SEAMEO RIHED, together with Ministry of Education, Republic of Korea (ROK) and the Korean Council for University Education (KCUE), successfully organised the 3rd Steering Committee Meeting of the ASEAN International Mobility for Students (AIMS) Programme on 5-6 July 2018 in Incheon, Republic of Korea. The meeting was actively participated by the AIMS steering committee members and designated representatives from Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Republic of Korea and Thailand. The range of crucial issues associated with practices and future direction of the AIMS programme were intensely reviewed and discussed. The discussion this year also included the report from the 2nd research working group meeting as well as the organisation of the 10th Anniversary of the AIMS Programme which will be held in Bangkok in 2019.

SEAMEO RIHED would like to express our deep gratitude to the Ministry of Education, Republic of Korea and Korean Council for University Education for the warmest welcome to SEAMEO RIHED and AIMS Steering Committee Members. More importantly, we would like to thank all the Steering Committees members and participants for your valuable contributions to the successful meeting and attainment of the AIMS Programme.

 

Participants of the 3rd AIMS Steering Committee Meeting, 5-6 July 2018

 

Ms. Phunyanuch Pattanothai, Programme Director of SEAMEO RIHED chairing the meeting alongside with Ms. Kim Hyunju, Director of International Education Cooperation Division, Ministry of Education, ROK

 

The 3rd Steering Committee Meeting of the AIMS Programme – Day 1, 5 July 2018

 

The 3rd Steering Committee Meeting of the AIMS Programme – Day 2, 6 July 2018

 

Ms. Phunyanuch Pattanothai, Programme Director of SEAMEO RIHED, hands a token of appreciation to Ms. Kim Hyunju, Director of International Education Cooperation Division, Ministry of Education, Republic of Korea (left); and Mr. Seo Dongseok, Director of International Cooperation Team, KCUE (right)

 

The participants enjoying the sightseeing tour exploring Incheon City, ROK

 

Participants visiting Yonsei University International Campus – Songdo
Special thanks to the University for arranging the enjoyable campus tour for us!

 

More photos may be accessed through this link:  https://photos.app.goo.gl/uXtiCrNP1Sa8EUWw8

 

 

Workshop for the AIMS Programme: MOOCs and Designing Effective MOOC Courses via Digital Platform

Workshop for the AIMS Programme:

MOOCs and Designing Effective MOOC Courses via Digital Platform

6-9 June 2018

Bangkok, Thailand

 

SEAMEO RIHED, with the generous support from the Office of the Higher Education Commission (OHEC), Thailand, organised the Workshop for the ASEAN International Mobility for Students (AIMS) Programme: Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and Designing Effective MOOC Courses via Digital Platform on 6-9 June 2018, in Bangkok, Thailand.

In recognition of the expanded role of technology in teaching and learning, the Workshop was organised to provide training for AIMS Member Universities as well as explore possibilities to establish common MOOCs for the AIMS Programme. A common regional MOOCs of the AIMS Programme would support lifelong learning and cross-border collaboration, strengthening regional integration and the harmonization of higher education in Southeast Asia and beyond. As the result, more learners could benefit from the shared educational resources and greater access to knowledge being offered in the region and beyond.

As the initial phase, AIMS Member Universities from the study fields of Hospitality and Tourism and International Business were invited to attend the Workshop. Seventeen (17) participants from 10 AIMS Member Universities (Universitas Indonesia, University of Tsukuba, Universiti Teknologi MARA, University of Mindanao, University of St. La Salle, Catholic University of Daegu, Prince of Songkla University Phuket campus, Mae Fah Luang University, Foreign Trade University, and Hue University) from 7 Member Countries participated in the Workshop. Representatives from the SEAMEO Secretariat and the Office of the Higher Education Commission (OHEC), Thailand, also participated.

In the scope of 3.5 days, the Workshop provided a platform for participants to learn about MOOCs, innovative pedagogies, as well as take part in hand-on activities of designing MOOCs via digital platform. Participants also visited the Department of Educational Technology, Faculty of Education, Srinakharinwirot University (SWU) to learn from their experiences in MOOCs development.

The Workshop concluded with suggestions to involve all the study fields in the future, have international and interdisciplinary courses for AIMS MOOCs to reach more learners and be relevant to industry needs, and to discuss future steps for collaboration in the development of MOOCs for the AIMS Programme at the upcoming 3rd AIMS Steering Committee Meeting in July 2018, in the Republic of Korea, and the 12th AIMS Review Meeting in Vietnam at the end of 2018.

SEAMEO RIHED would like to extend its gratitude to OHEC Thailand for their generous support, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Thanomporn Laohajaratsang, Former Director of the Information Technology Service Center, Chiang Mai University, and her assistant, Mr. Natanun Kanjanakuha, Manager of Learning Innovation Center, Chiang Mai University, for leading the Workshop, and Srinakharinwirot University for their warm hospitality and sharing of experiences.

 

Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond, Centre Director of SEAMEO RIHED, delivering the Welcome Remarks.

 

Ms. Chadarat Singhadechakul, Assistant Secretary-General, Office of the Higher Education Commission (OHEC), Thailand, delivering the Opening Remarks to officiate the Opening.

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Thanomporn Laohajaratsang, and Mr. Natanun Kanjanakuha, Manager of Learning Innovation Center, Chiang Mai University, leading the training of the Workshop.

 

Group Photo

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Thanomporn Laohajaratsang introducing MOOCs and the designing of effective MOOCs

                                               

Study Trip to the Department of Educatonal Technology, Faculty of Education, Srinakharinwirot University (SWU) to learn about MOOCs operational model at SWU and in Thailand on 8 June 2018

 

The participants visiting SWU’s production studio, and were introduced to a variety of equipment and technology in producing MOOCs, (which does not necessarily have to be expensive).

   

Participants practicing their new skills in developing a common course on Hospitality and Tourism “Introduction to the Current Situation of Tourism & Hospitality in ASEAN and Eastern Asia” on MOODLE.

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nakao Nomura, University of Tsukuba, proposing further MOOCs development activities for AIMS programme with the Course Jukebox.

 

 

Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond concluding the Workshop and the Way Forward.

 

Downloads:
Concept Note
Programme

 

More photos of the Workshop for the AIMS Programme:

MOOCs and Designing Effective MOOC Courses via Digital Platform

https://photos.app.goo.gl/DzKSLXLoh4FcpV9K7

 

The 2nd Annual Session of China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Universities-Global Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talent Training Standard Principle Forum

The 2nd Annual Session of China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education

Alliance of Universities 

Global Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talent Training Standard Principle Forum

 

Ӏ. Venue

Guiyang,Guizhou

Ⅱ. Time

13:30 p.m. to 18:00 p.m.  26th July, 2018

Ⅲ. Units

Sponsored by:      Guizhou Institute of Technology

Co-organized by: The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of China
                                   China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Universities
                                   Kunming University of Science and Technology
                                   Guangxi Normal University

Supported by:         ACC
                                  SEAMEO RIHED
                                  CEAIE-AUC

Ⅳ.  Activity Contents

In the 10th “China-ASEAN Education Exchange Week”, our school had successfully hosted the “China-ASEAN University Innovation and Entrepreneurship” Principal Forum, through which we had conducted in-depth exchanges with colleges and universities of China and ASEAN, and discussed in details how colleges and universities can carry out innovation and entrepreneurship education. Therefore, in the upcoming innovative and entrepreneurial talent training principle forum, we will be continuously discussing the cultivation of innovative and entrepreneurial talent in China and ASEAN, and promoting the friendly cooperation and exchanges between colleges and universities in ASEAN by drawing upon the experience gained on the existing framework in the view of globalization. We also aim at promoting friendly cooperation and exchanges between colleges and universities in ASEAN, maintaining the long-term development of this relationship, and fostering a good atmosphere for enriching innovation and entrepreneurship education for the education as well as higher education institutions in Guizhou Province.

 

Ⅴ. Agenda

Date Time Activities Venue
25th July All day Register ASEAN Center
26th July 08:30-12:00 Agenda: Opening Ceremony of the 11th China-ASEAN Education Exchange Week(guests to be selected by the   Secretariat of Organizing Committee of CAECW)

ASEAN Center

(The intersection of Siya Road and Simeng Road in Gui-An New District, Guizhou Province)

13:00-18:00 The 2nd Annual Session of China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Universities 

— Global Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talent Training Standard Principle Forum

ASEAN Center

(The intersection of Siya Road and Simeng Road in Gui-An New District, Guizhou Province)

 

Ⅵ. Contact

Name: Jiangfan Yao

Tel:+86-851-88349078,  +86-17716695263

E-mail:626980415@qq.com

 

Workshop for the AIMS Programme: MOOC and Designing Effective MOOC Courses via Digital Platform

Workshop for the AIMS Programme:

MOOC and Designing Effective MOOC Courses via Digital Platform

 

The Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Centre for Higher Education and Development (SEAMEO RIHED), with the support from the Office of the Higher Education Commission (OHEC), Thailand, will be organising the Workshop for the AIMS Programme: MOOC and Designing Effective MOOC Courses via Digital Platform on 6-9 June 2018, at The Sukosol Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.

The workshop is intended for the AIMS Programme Hospitality and Tourism university consortia and interested participants from the International Business university consortia. Participants will gain essential skills in administering e-Courses and have the opportunity to collaborate on the e-Learning for the AIMS Programme. The outcomes from the Workshop will also be shared at the 12th AIMS Review Meeting in Vietnam in late 2018.

 

Workshop outline:

1. Everything You Need to Know about MOOC
    a.MOOC : What, Where, When, Why and How2
2. Design Effective Pedagogical Approaches for MOOC: ISD Model and Design Template
    a. ADDIE Model Revisited
    b. MOOC-based Learning Process Design Template
3. MOOC Hands-on Activities
    a. Experience with Digital Platform
4. New Media Development and Integration
5. Learning Assessment on MOOC

As the workshop’s key benefits, after the workshop, participants will be able to:

1. Gain a working knowledge on what MOOC is
2. Gain a practical understanding of ADDIE Model
3. Design and develop MOOC courses via Digital Platform (MOODLE) to meet learning goals
4. Acquire hands-on skills on learning media creation tools

The organisers will be providing the training course, lunch and meeting package for the duration of the Workshop for the participants. Participants are kindly requested to cover the costs of international travel, accommodation and airport transfer and to bring their own laptops.

 

Downloads:
Concept Note
Tentative Programme (as of 24 May 2018)
Administrative Note
Registration Form (Hospitality and Tourism)
Registration Form (International Business)
Pre-Workshop Assignment

When: 6-9 June 2018

Where: The Sukosol Hotel, Kamolporn 1-2

Registration deadline: 25 May 2018

Contact:
Ms. Supansa Kajavong (Pink), Programme Officer
E-mail: supansa@rihed.seameo.org
Tel: +66 2644 9856-62 ext.106

Ms. Thanthakorn Phuangsawat (Fon), Administration and Communication Manager
E-mail: thanthakorn@rihed.seameo.org
Tel: +66 2644 9856-62 ext.101

 

Going Global 2018 ‘Global connections, local impact’

2-4 May 2018

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 

SEAMEO RIHED had thehonour to be invited to Going Global 2018 held on 2-4 May 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, which was co-hosted by British Council and Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education. Going Global is a conference for international education leaders to discuss the future of higher education and share knowledge. Themed ‘Global connections, local impact’, Going Global 2018 addressed a question about how contemporary higher education can play a role in societies while being globally connected and locally engaged.

On 4 May 2018, Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond, Centre Director of SEAMEO RIHED, was invited to be a panelist of the session ‘Student Mobility Experience’. She shared how the student mobility is taking place in Southeast Asia, drawing a case from SEAMEO RIHED’s engagement in ASEAN International Mobility for Students (AIMS) Programme.

 

Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond, Centre Director of SEAMEO RIHED, gives a presentation about the regional perspective on student mobility taking place in Southeast Asia.

 

A token of appreciation is presented to Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond from Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia.

 

We are delighted to have joined the conference, share experiences and meet colleagues from all over the world who work for a better higher education for learners. Special thanks to the organisers for inviting SEAMEO RIHED to be a part of the conference.