International training course “Enhancing Training Quality in Higher Education”
From March 29 – April 03, 2010, SEAMEO RETRAC organized the training course in educational leadership and management for 30 educational leaders and administrators from colleges and universities in Lao PDR, Cambodia and Vietnam.
The purpose of the course was to enhance leaders and administrators’ educational leadership and management skills in higher education for these three countries. The training course’s topics included Curriculum Design and Assessment, Grading System in Higher Education: Best Practices from the United States, Credit – based System in Higher Education and Assessing Student Learning Achievement. In addition, by attending the training course, participants were also given opportunities for sharing experiences, perspectives and trends in educational leadership and management in the region and the world. A wide range of activities such as lecturing, discussing, group working and presenting was employed to make the workshop more interesting informative and fruitful. During the 5 days of training, participants also paid a visit to Ton Duc Thang University to learn more about academic activities and training.