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Noor, Harrinni Md; Aziz, Anealka – Asian Journal of University Education, 2020
In 2014, the Ministry of Education initiated Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) pilot project at public universities in Malaysia. Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) was selected among three public universities to develop the university's own MOOC. This pilot project is one of the initiatives by the Malaysian government to support the ninth shift of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Online Courses, Large Group Instruction, Educational Technology
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Tadesse, Tefera; Manathunga, Catherine; Gillies, Robyn M. – Asian Journal of University Education, 2020
There is a growing interest among higher education (HE) researchers regarding the relevance of measuring quality via the perceptions and experiences of teachers and students. However, relatively few studies have examined more broadly the pedagogical practices and student learning experiences in HE. In addition, there is minimal study that compared…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Learning Experience, Educational Quality, Higher Education
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Majid, Faizah A. – Asian Journal of University Education, 2019
This paper focuses on heated issues in the Malaysian public universities of late. Specifically, the paper uncovers the perceptions of a group of lecturers in a selected public university regarding iCGPA, IR4.0 and Graduate Employability. In eliciting relevant data, series of semi-structured interview were conducted. A total of ten lecturers from a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Public Colleges, College Faculty, Employment Qualifications
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Ramoso, Maura Gina D.; Ortega-Dela Cruz, Ruth A. – Asian Journal of University Education, 2019
This study used survey research design to determine the relevance of the National Higher Education Research Agenda (NHERA) to the research initiatives of a specific Higher Education Institution (HEI) in the Philippines. It employed universal sampling of faculty and administrative staff as well as students to analyse discrepancy in the perceptions…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Relevance (Education), Student Attitudes, College Students
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Novel, Fonds; Ajisuksmo, Clara R. P.; Supriyantini, Sri – Asian Journal of University Education, 2019
Transition of learning from secondary to higher education demands new students to do academic adjustments, especially towards the change from rote learning to student-centered learning. Student-centered learning requires students to process learning material with more depth and to regulate their own learning. These skills often relate with…
Descriptors: Developmental Tasks, Higher Education, Student Adjustment, Student Centered Learning
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Cramer, Kenneth M.; Yoo, Hyein; Manning, Dana – Asian Journal of University Education, 2019
The present study examined the 2017 Times Higher Education annual rankings for Japanese institutions of higher learning. Based on the analytic model as mapped out previously using Canadian data, we offered a similar protocol for the top 100 institutions of higher education in Japan. Three analyses showed that: (a) overall rank correlated with…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Colleges, Reputation
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Corbeil, Joseph Rene; Khan, Badrul H.; Corbeil, Maria Elena – Asian Journal of University Education, 2018
Although "Massive Open Online Courses" have been in the media limelight for a relatively short time, their roots date back to the Open Access movement of the early 1990s as access to the World Wide Web was increasing and online publishing was coming of age. Once heralded the great disruptors of higher education, the hype surrounding…
Descriptors: Large Group Instruction, Online Courses, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education
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Edwards, Wayne L. – Asian Journal of University Education, 2018
While fully understanding the multi-faceted role of universities and other higher education institutions, Professor Edwards advocates for the status and value of teaching, particularly in times of emphasis on research outputs and league tables. He draws on his reflections from more than four decades of experience of teaching at university level…
Descriptors: College Instruction, Teacher Effectiveness, College Faculty, Foreign Countries
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Chung, Ellen; Mathew, Vloreen Nity – Asian Journal of University Education, 2018
Undergraduate-Community engagement is a form of experiential education in which students engage in activities that address human and community needs. In Malaysia, most undergraduates have at one point or another taken part in community engagement activities. However, the outcome of participating in community engagement has not been properly…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Experiential Learning, Community Needs, Service Learning
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Ali, Ibrahim – Asian Journal of University Education, 2016
The topic of affirmative actions in higher education consists of two interrelated areas of inquiry which have long been discussed in many different contexts. This article gives accounts about affirmative action and its cases in higher education in Malaysia. Beginning with a summary of various aspects of affirmative action, the article highlights…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Affirmative Action, Higher Education, Educational Development
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Fook, Chan Yuen; Balaraman, Selvam – Asian Journal of University Education, 2016
The main purpose of this research is to verify the relevancy of knowledge and skills acquired by engineering graduates from university to automotive industry in Malaysia. Hence, this paper aims to identify to what extent the knowledge and skills acquired by the new engineers in the university have equipped them with job competency in the…
Descriptors: Engineering, Technical Occupations, Foreign Countries, Motor Vehicles
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Majid, Faizah A. – Asian Journal of University Education, 2016
Current debates on higher education graduates seem to address graduates' quality and their employability. Since industries' role as future employers become central in the preparation of graduates, issues on graduate employability (GE) have become one of the heated discussion topics with the inclusion of smart partnerships and collaborations…
Descriptors: Employment Potential, Instruction, Learning, Scholarship