LOKAKARYA APPLIED APPROACH IMPROVES UDINUS LECTURERS’ COMPETENCE
To create high quality graduates as the industries need is the commitment of Dian Nuswantoro University (Udinus). Udinus keep improving their quality in the educational sector by developing the lecturer’s competence.
Lokakarya Applied Approach Udinus and private University was opened by Prof. Dr. DYP Sugiharto, M.Pd.Kons on Monday, 24th of July, located at 1st floor of H Building. The purpose of this event was to improve young lecturer’s competence in teaching. There were 50 lecturer participated in this event.
The quality of a University is not only can be seen by the accreditation score, or the number of the doctors and professors, but it also can be seen by the graduates. Prof. Dr. DYP Sugiharto, M.Pd.Kons said that “ the true assessor of the educational sector in a University is the user, the graduates”. To produce high quality of graduates, a university needs high quality lecturers. “All lecturers must have knowledges and materials to teach, but the way of the teaching needs to be concern” said the head of Dian Nuswantoro University Prof. Dr. Ir. Edi Noersasongko M.Kom in his welcoming speech.
This event was held in 4 days and it was ended on Thursday, 27th of July. There were 4 facilitators in Lokakarya Applied Approach, Prof. Dr. Sunandar, M.Pd, Prof. Dr. Hardani Widhiastuti, MM, Psi, Dra. Intan Indiati, M.Pd dan Sunardi, SS., M.Pd. . Applied Approach training was divided into 5 stages which was pre-test, presentation and discussion, practical, posttest, and final scoring. The training of Applied Approach was needed for lecturers to improve professionalism, especially pedagogical competence and social.